The terminology unnecessarily infiltrates baseball writing all the time. We write about how the team survived, about how a pitcher battled, about the hero with the walk-off hit.
As we honor the men and women around the globe that have given their lives in pursuit of freedom, we do so in many ways. The National Pastime stands tall at the center of those traditions.
Beginning on Memorial Day, the St. Louis Cardinals-Kansas City Royals rivalry will be rekindled in the 2013 season with a four-game home-and-home series.
Veterans Day is not for those who served. It’s for you.
There are some fan bases that have earned reputations across the game–mostly on the coasts. But, I can’t say I’ve really heard much about the good folks in Houston.
The first week of the baseball season is over. Fan bases across the country are analyzing their teams’ starts; comparing them to last year’s team, other teams in their division, and wondering if it means anything.