in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
June 9, 2014 6:13pm
From father Ron (agent, notably for Cal Ripken) to son Mark (Cleveland Indians president) and now to Mark’s son, the game has been a family affair.
May 28, 2014 4:38pm
American and Israeli cousins make a connection with help from a Technion librarian.
May 19, 2014 11:43am
Making their debuts in Motown, manager Brad Ausmus, via Team Israel, and second baseman Ian Kinsler have fans of first-place Detroit kvelling.
May 15, 2014 5:28pm
Is the reliever finally here to stay in Houston? The club’s pitching coach believes he is.
May 14, 2014 4:12pm
Michael Herman found out in New York that his great-great-grandfather was president at the landmark Eldridge Street Synagogue. Now he wants to know more about his family’s past.
May 8, 2014 6:00pm
The new Pittsburgh first baseman sees a “really good transition” from the Mets, as he’ll get a legitimate opportunity to stay in the lineup.
May 5, 2014 3:33pm
Steve Buckhantz (TV) and Glenn Consor (radio) have seen some bad ball over the years, but the D.C. club advancing in the playoffs this season doesn’t seem so far-fetched.
April 23, 2014 1:02pm
Israeli emissary in Kiev finds a Ukrainian relative and together they find an American cousin.
April 14, 2014 10:07am
Jewish sprinters Marty Glickman and Sam Stoller, snubbed at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, will get their due when the European Maccabi Games embrace their memory there — hopefully with members of the families on hand.
April 10, 2014 2:03pm
For the iconic Israeli club, greater developments appear to be in the offing beyond its first exhibition games vs. NBA teams in five years.