Category Archives: Baseball

Baseball’s Past in the Present

Larry’s pack, eh, teammates; story far below Anyone who knows me, or has read the “About” section of my blog, knows I love baseball. A website I came across, http://www.baseballspast.com explains Craig R. Wright’s work. He has been turning out … Continue reading

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Trivia or Trivial

  What’s the difference between the words “trivia” and “trivial?” Technically, just one letter. But, for me, that one letter can make a big difference. For example, here’s a baseball question: Name two pitchers who played on the 1963 World … Continue reading

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RIVALS

The idea for this article came from a column in TIME Magazine (3/13/17). A story centered around Susan Sarandon and Jessica Lange portraying Bette Davis and Joan Crawford for a television production. The interaction of the two older women had … Continue reading

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Baseball Stars (age 25 and under)

Mike Trout 2017’s baseball season will be played without David Ortiz (who knew when and how to leave the sport: with his star still shining bright), and David Ross (ditto; a home run in his last bat while winning a … Continue reading

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Spring Has Sprung

My brother (Rick) and I grew up in Philadelphia. Winters could be an endless series of sunless days. The amount of snow varied from year to year. One day, late in the last century, we got 31” of snow –a … Continue reading

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Every Picture Tells A Story

  Rod Stewart’s Album This is a game: simple, quick, easy –if you like movies. Two or three times I’ve seen a game like this on the internet. The rules are: you will see 6 pictures from 6 films. Can … Continue reading

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New Hall of Famers

  Recognize anyone in this lineup? ***  It’s that time of year again. No, you did not forget your significant other’s birthday. It’s more important than that. 400+ baseball writers choose ball players to enter Baseball’s Hall of Fame. It … Continue reading

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