VINtage

VINtage

Vin Scully is a unique, lyrical part of baseball. His way of describing the plays before him transformed what may seem to be “just a game” into something quite a bit more, for so many of us. The movie “Field of Dreams” captures the poetic...
HISTORIC VIDEO

HISTORIC VIDEO

Well, first, I must not embarrass easily.  You see, back a few years ago, I took some video tape of one Clayton Kershaw.  You will hear my voice as I watch him warm up (the first two videos), and I don’t know how or why but I must have had some sense something...
DRAMATIC

DRAMATIC

Walk off home runs are sure exciting.  I some times feel for the other team, who must be crestfallen… But it comes with the turf. The dropped bat, the bat flip….  all makes for dramatic flourishes, although baseball, so many say, is too slow and just not...
THE CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH

THE CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH

Ah, the ceremonial first pitch; one of the baseball’s rituals… The ball originally was thrown from the grandstand, but that changed after President Reagan threw the first pitch from the field. Often today the pitch is done from in front of the...