Unraveling Jewish baseball’s urban legend about the southpaw and the Rebbe
He was the greatest and strangest of all ball players, a fierce competitor, and a hateful person
A new exhibit paints the sport as a vehicle for assimilation, but Greenberg, Koufax, and even Ryan Braun are Jewish role models
Josh Zeid plays for one of the worst teams in baseball but still says he’s living the dream
My father started rooting for Detroit when Hank Greenberg played for the Tigers. Now it’s an enduring family tradition.
Why MLB’s most productive Jewish player deserves fans—despite missing out on the All-Star Game and facing suspension