WAR, What is it Good For?

WAR, What is it Good For?

Make love not war. But, what if they gave a war, and nobody came? Ok, this not the WAR of military combat, but the WAR that is referred to in baseball. I’ve studied this thing.  I really have concentrated.  I burned the midnight oil…read and re-read and...
There IS Crying in Baseball

There IS Crying in Baseball

Forlorn: Pitifully sad and abandoned or lonely.   “forlorn figures at bus stops”    Woebegon; doleful. The definition of forlorn includes figures at bus stops? Woebegone?  That sounds like the trade name for an anti-depressant. Well,  have you seen how...
LET’S PLAY DIRTY

LET’S PLAY DIRTY

  Whoever said cleanliness is next to godliness did not play baseball.  Or wasn’t a kid.  Or a grown up who still thinks like a kid.  In fact, just to be clear about it:  The saying “cleanliness is next to godliness” is not (I repeat not) in the...
CALLING OUT THE ANGELS

CALLING OUT THE ANGELS

An angel is generally a supernatural being found in various religions and mythologies. In Abrahamic religions and Zoroastrianism, angels are often depicted as benevolent celestial beings who act as intermediaries between God or Heaven and Humanity.     –...
Baseball – Guys Only?

Baseball – Guys Only?

“Strength and dignity are her clothing, and she laughs at the time to come.” – Proverbs 31:25 Several million watched “The Pitch”, a television show about the first woman to play for a major league team. In fact, this is recent, 2016, ...