Some people take pride in every chance to relive their glory days, to tell their children tales of days gone by and often remembered.
Some tell stories of incredible athletic feats of yesteryear, and back them up with testimonies from old teammates they see in Wal-Mart or moments frozen forever in framed photographs on the walls of hometown restaurants.
Those stories take them to a time before their backs hurt, before they worked long hours to pay for mortgaged houses.
They take them back to when they had all of the time in the world, when they lived for Friday nights and thought they were invincible. (more…)
Here we sit, on the verge of another all-star baseball and softball experience. (more…)
The first few days of 2015 have already brought their own triumphs and tragedies. (more…)
This is a sad day for Atlanta, and a sad day for baseball. (more…)
The summer is winding down, but, around here, all-stars is heating up. (more…)
I watched the All Star Game. If you want to relive it with me, read on. (more…)
The first day of my trip to Birmingham was great, and it provided me with an opportunity to do something I don’t normally do. (more…)
I’m not sure you can tell by the headline, but for a while now I’ve been counting down the days until this one dawned for a while. (more…)
It’s been a long day at the ball park. (more…)
In honor of Monday’s “How I Met Your Mother” series finale, I have “suited up” my blog.
OK, the change really came about because it’s spring break, no one is at school, no teams are playing games yet today because a deluge is falling from the sky and I am stuck in the office.
While I try to make a decision about whether to take my lunch break, I have compiled a list of three things I’m looking forward to when the rain stops.