SALUTE

Baseball, our national past time, presently is on hiatus.  We face a war caused by a virus. We all miss the ball park.  Many teams salute military veterans at games, and rightfully so.  Baseball, a part of our life, a part of our country, thanks those who stood in the...

DID YOU EVER IMAGINE THIS?

Baseball fans have any number of reasons for liking the game. For me, the crowd, being there. It drowns out the rest of the world. Feels safe. It’s fun (well if the team isn’t screwing up too much). The food. The tradition. Baseball fans are part of an...

WHY A FAVORITE PLAYER?

Young, or not so young, we often have a favorite player. Years ago my favorite player was a catcher on the Dodgers, Johnny Roseboro. He is probably most famous for getting hit on the head by a baseball bat in the hands of then-Giants pitcher Juan Marichal. I actually...

I STILL BELIEVE

I have read stats about the number of trash can sounds in any given Houston Astros’ game in 2017.  Read data that at least suggests their sign stealing played a major role in a lot of games.  Read how fans and players alike are howling about what went down,...