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When Baseball Does Not Matter

baseball does not matter

When Baseball Does Not Matter I have friends who are wholly unconcerned with all things sportsball. Baseball does not matter to them at all, nor does any other sport. They don’t know about the history in the making in Major League Baseball right now. They don’t care about college baseball, high school ball, or youth […]

Inside Stories and a Sense of Community

Inside Stories

Inside Stories Inside stories give us a sense of belonging, a language within the multiple of worlds where we each find community, a sense of home. On the way to church on Sunday, I told the Little Fella that I almost texted him during the Cubs-Giants game while I was out of town a couple […]

Baseball Is Getting a Little More Confusing

Baseball is getting a little confusing

Baseball Is Getting a Little More Confusing A Coach Dave Season Three Excerpt: “Baseball Is Getting a Little More Confusing” Dean Ford, Gary “Rooster” Hamilton, and their sons joined Rob and me at the Southburg Yankees’ first fall league game. The Southburg Baseball League complex seemed unusually quiet after such a full summer of baseball. […]