It’s Baseball, Ray – Of Black Cats and Ladders

Over the years, I have endured a fair amount of grief over my need to mark the flagpole upon departure. My friends find increasingly clever and creative ways to make fun of me for it. That’s just fine by me. Roger Clemens used to go and touch the Babe Ruth plaque in Monument Park before every home game he pitched for the Yankees. My flagpole thing isn’t all that weird.

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It’s Baseball, Ray – Home Sweet Home

There is a reason why “Home” is important to the game of baseball. It signifies the completion of a journey around the diamond’s four corners. It is the return to where you started. It’s recorded and will ultimately decide the outcome of the contest.

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EPL Week 32 – Poor Old West Brom

It’s never easy for a relegation threatened club to entice a “big” manager to come to their club and save them, but West Brom surely didn’t have to settle for Alan Pardew, the meme of the Premier League.

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