SLUGGER, AND THE ENDURING POPULARITY OF BASEBALL

SLUGGER, AND THE ENDURING POPULARITY OF BASEBALL

About a third of the way through our tour of the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, our guide Natalie said something that has really stayed with me:  “The size of the crowds here on any given day are a testament to the enduring popularity of the game of...
OH YEAH?

OH YEAH?

With the season on the horizon, some of us have donned boxing gloves (ok, not really, baseball mitts), but we’re ready.  We are REDDDDDDD DEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!! Just in case anyone asks what’s such a big deal about baseball, that slow, yawner, boring game...
THE  BABE’S BIGGEST FAN

THE BABE’S BIGGEST FAN

Julia Ruth Stevens died recently at the great age of 102 (which is less than one seventh of the home runs hit by her adoptive father George Herman Ruth). Babe married his second wife, actress and model Claire Merritt Hodgson in 1929, and adopted Julia thereafter. She...