No Sports Saturday

I’m very aware of the seriousness of events occurring right now, but please allow me to rant for a few seconds about the first Saturday in my lifetime without sports and an extended stoppage of play of all sports.  No March Madness in March, no March Madness brackets (and losing to my brother for another…

Saturday Sports

Saturday is usually all about College Football, but today will require flipping the channels to capture the best games of the day. Brighton vs. Tottenham (7:30 am) ESPN College GameDay Live in Florida (9:00 am) Iowa vs. Michigan (12:00 pm) Bowling Green vs. Notre Dame (3:30 pm) Auburn vs. Florida (3:30 pm) Minnesota Twins vs….

The Week In Seven Photos

The excitement had been building for months after news broke that another one of my favorite guys, Bryce Harper, was coming to town for two games with his new team, the Philadelphia Phillies, to play the Detroit Tigers. Quickly a few more rules were thrown out the window, like avoiding traffic jams and sitting in…

Baseball Life Lessons

After you strike out, ground out, pop out, make errors, lose games and deal with bad calls, the rest of life is easy. Baseballism

Birds and Baseball

Over the years I have dreamt about a variety of sporting vacations.  There is the dream of going sightseeing in Scotland and Ireland and playing golf on their amazing courses or biking around Europe during the Tour de France and the yearly summer dream of traveling across the United States in an RV and catching…

Curtain Call for Bryce Harper, Max Scherzer and Yunel Escobar

The curtain has fallen on the 2015 Washington Nationals season and, while the team has failed to reach the postseason and the preseason expectations of a World Series appearance, that does not mean it was not an exciting and enjoyable season to watch.  We only had the chance to see them play twice against the…

Bryce Harper Highlights

(Photos by A Curious Introvert/Videos and Stats from mlb.com) Halfway thru the 2015 season, Bryce Harper’s remarkable play has been recognized by 13,864,950 votes for the 2015 All-Star game being played July 14th at the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati.  Harper will be heading to his third All-Star game with the most National League…

Max Scherzer Throws a No-Hitter and Bryce Harper Blasts His 23rd Home Run

(Photos by A Curious Introvert/Videos from mlb.com/Stats from mlb.com and washingtonpost.com) Thank god for MLB.tv!!!  Watched the amazing Max Scherzer throw a no-hitter against the Pittsburgh Pirates today as the Washington Nationals won 6-0 (the Cincinnati jinx is officially over). (mlb.com video of Scherzer’s no-hitter celebration) It is extremely rare that you can report a…