Max Frankel

Max is a Yankee fan originally from New York, New York and is our expert on the American League. When he’s not working on the blog,  Max is slaving away in the classroom as a member of Teach For America in Oklahoma.

Max was a Political Science major at Vassar and has worked as a reporter and blogger for Climate Progress, run by the Center for American Progress. The premiere climate and energy related blog on the internet, it was ranked one of Time’s Top 10 Blogs, among many other accolades.

When it comes to baseball, Max focuses on opinion, analysis, and observation more heavily than statistical studies. He is more than willing to talk baseball, any time and any place. Any questions or comments can be sent to offthebench[AT]

Max was a pitcher.  He retired from baseball after his senior season at Vassar College.