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Baseball and Cricket scorekeeping

As part of our Keeping Score Season, it always seemed like a good idea to compare the scorekeeping of baseball and cricket games.  The recent passing of the Bearded Wonder Bill Frindall made it all the more fitting. For some reason, baseball and cricket are often set up as opposites, where you should like one […]

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A lack of 20-20 vision

Sadly for Graeme Swann, the dreams of wasting money on pink Ferraris failed to come true in the early hours of this morning.  The England cricket team spent most of the week being humiliated, so their ten wicket loss to the Stanford Superstars in the much-hyped 20-20 game was a fitting way to round off […]

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Great Britain versus the Bangers: Game report

The players line up at the County Ground, Taunton, for the national anthem   The much-anticipated contest between Great Britain and a team of cricketers more than lived up to expectations thanks to a classy performance from the national side, a willingness among the cricketers to apply raw talent, and an enthusiastic crowd made up of baseball fans and […]

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