J A Happ has been released from the hospital and despite bruises and a cut to his ear, he’s in good shape. Great to hear!
This afternoon my poor old heart fell into my stomach as I watched the nasty hit to the head Toronto Blue Jay pitcher J… Continue reading
My interest in NHL hockey has waned considerably over the past several months. There’s just something about watching a bunch of spoiled, multi-million dollar players and owners fighting over the almighty dollar that causes resentment to build. Perhaps it’s because we’re struggling financially due to my being on disability, or… Continue reading
Ever since the big trades this past off-season, there’s been an inordinate amount of buzz about the prospects of the 2013 Toronto Blue Jays.
Can they do it again? Can they repeat the World Series wins of the 1992 and 1993 seasons with this new, highly touted roster of players?… Continue reading
The first batter approaches the batters’ box, takes a few swings and then hits a double. Everyone is on their feet screaming “Run”
The next batter hits a single. The Scotsman listens as the crowd again cheers “RUN RUN”.
The Scotsman is enjoying the game and begins screaming with the… Continue reading
I am disgusted.
I will not show images or print the content of the slurs that were written on Yunel Escobar’s eye black because the content and intent are extremely disappointing.
I will say, however, that our sports heroes make the buckets of money they do to entertain. They also… Continue reading
Lately I’ve been feeling like I’ve been bringing the team bad luck.
Two games ago in a game against the Oakland A’s, I stopped watching the game in about the seventh inning because I couldn’t bear to watch them struggle as a result of missing key players due to injuries.… Continue reading
It’s 4:00 pm.
I’m sitting with my son Stuart, relaxing after a wonderful Easter dinner Mark cooked, when Stu says, “Do you believe Dad texted me during the Jays (Jays vs. Indians) game this morning, saying the Jays were winning 2-2? I said, since when is a tie winning? …and… Continue reading
First, we all wake up to find a gorgeous, still, sunny day.
As soon as Mark and I are up and about, I make a pot of coffee while Mark installs the cushions on the patio furniture. So there we are, sitting in the sunshine on the deck, me still… Continue reading