The end of an era?

So that’s it then. The trade deadline has gone, and for me, so has a piece of my baseball following life, as Roy Oswalt and Lance Berkman have left Houston. Let me explain this a little…

So that’s it then. The trade deadline has gone, and for me, so has a piece of my baseball following life, as Roy Oswalt and Lance Berkman have left Houston. Let me explain this a little…
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Celebrating The Game

There’s no crying in baseball. Tom Hanks would have you believe that, in any case. Me? I don’t buy it.

There’s no crying in baseball.

Tom Hanks would have you believe that, in any case. Me? I don’t buy it. Perhaps not openly, in a Paul Gascoigne style, but surely at some point, your average MLB pro will sit down and a single tear will roll down his highly paid and highly pampered cheek.

This week, however, there is perhaps one man who would be entitled to open the floodgates and let loose a flood of tears that would make Niagara Falls jealous – Los Angeles Angels first baseman Kendry Morales.

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Baseball Bits n’ Bobs #1

Being that I now have access to baseball on ESPN, I figured I’d like to start doing the odd little recap on it here and there. Nothing major, just what pops into my head on a random basis. This time…

Well, hello.

Being that I now have access to baseball on ESPN, I figured I’d like to start doing the odd little recap on it here and there. Nothing major, just what pops into my head on a random basis. This time…

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