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Friday Open Thread

On this date in 1888 the poem “Casey at the Bat” by Ernest Lawrence Thayer was published in the San Francisco Examiner.

The outlook wasn’t brilliant for the Mudville Nine that day; the score stood four to two, with but one inning more to play. And then when Cooney died at first, and Barrows […]

Wednesday Open Thread

Friday Open Thread

On this date in 1915 Babe Ruth hits his first home run as a pitcher for the Boston Red Sox.

Monday Open Thread

Took a break from grading to educate my son on the origins of the saying "Who's on first?"

Thursday Open Thread

It's a Family Affair

Lost in the bloody 3Dpocalypse Wars, back just in time for the start of MLB this week.

The Walking Thread: Last Day on Earth (S6:E16)

“I’m Negan. And I do not appreciate you killing my men. Also, when I sent my people to kill your people for killing my people, you killed more of my people. Not cool.”

The Walking Dead closes out Season 6 with a finale that, for better or worse, will have fans talking about it […]

From The Trailer Park: Fastball

An excellent documentary about Pitchers, Fastballs and the history of the game.

Monday Open Thread

Game Called Because of Rain by Norman Rockwell