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A condemnation of Youth sports

Well I guess more specifically I mean the coaches of youth sports. There was once a time where I was a decent athlete.   I was one rolled ankle away from playing college baseball.   Wait, I was one partial elbow tear away from playing college baseball, the ankle thing sorta caused the elbow thing.…

A cool August day

It was chilly, I remember that.   Windy’er than hell too.   Pop ups at the mound were dropping three rows behind home plate.   Though, “rows”, probably isn’t totally right.   More like three benches of aluminum behind home plate.   Surprisingly there were quite a few people on hand.   A good majority…

My first venture into bloggerland

I’ll be honest with you, and if you continue to read anything else I write here you’ll notice  that will be a common theme, this blog will primarily revolve around sports, and more to the point: baseball.   But that isn’t to say that I won’t venture out–I’m an equal opportunity kind of guy–its just…