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David Wright catching fire

Mets 3B David Wright (Chesapeake) is catching fire lately. Wright has hits in 7 straight games, raising his batting average up from .192 to .231.

38: Passion Project: Small trip to chesapeake Day 1

This weekend was by far a highlight for 2014 because i went to Chesapeake, VA and even though it is only a few hours away from Richmond, the fact that i had a little get away is definitely something i will always remember. 464 more words

Upton gets NL player of the week

I thought this might happen. Braves OF Justin Upton (Chesapeake) was named NL player of the week for the week ending April 13. Upton hit .591 with 4 homers and 8 runs scored, tops in baseball, and his 8 RBIs were third in baseball. 42 more words

Corporate wisdom

The past couple of weeks we’ve heard many stories in the media about General Motors and how executives of a few years ago did not respond immediately to evidence that a small part defect might be causing an infrequent set of accidents, some of them fatal. 1,199 more words

American Culture

The Man Who Loved Children

Jackie Gleason made a movie in the 1960s called Papa’s Delicate Condition. In some ways Christina Stead’s novel, The Man Who Loved Children… 729 more words


Justin Upton on fire!!!

Braves OF Justin Upton (Chesapeake) must be eating his Wheaties. In the last four games, he is 11-18 with four homers and 8 RBIs, and his batting average has skyrocketed nearly 200 points, to .386.


In honor of my brother’s belated birthday, siblings day last week, and his impending graduation from college, I am posting a collection of photographs of us when we were kids, hanging out at the boatyard. 155 more words