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…

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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.…

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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…

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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

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Santa, Please Find The Perfect Team For Bryce Harper

Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me) – Elvis Presley

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You Know The Time Is Now – October Baseball

Centerfield – John Fogerty

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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…

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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…

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Someone Needs To Tell My Mom That “There’s No Crying In Baseball!”

(Post by Gabby – The Yorkie Blogger/Photos by A Curious Introvert) We are in desperate need of a baseball intervention for my mom after the New York Mets swept the Washington Nationals to take a seven game lead in the NL East.  Not only did the losses put the Nationals in a very difficult position…

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World Series Dream Match-up (Nationals vs. Tigers) Still Alive But On Shaky Ground

(Photos by A Curious Introvert and Stats from mlb.com) The MLB trade deadline passed last week and the two teams in my dream World Series match-up, the Washington Nationals and Detroit Tigers, headed into the deadline with very different strategies for the final two months of the season.  The Washington Nationals appear to still be…

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