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A day with no buses!

Again, sorry for the lack of an update yesterday; I’ll blame it on the fact that we were had to cross two borders and took a bus from Ciudad del Este to Encarnacion for most of the day, and I just didn’t feel like writing by the end of it. 945 more words

2014

Encarnacion's Swing: A Love Story

You see that right there? That is a thing of beauty. A work of artistry. That is the swing of Edwin Encarnacion, 1B for the Toronto Blue Jays. 455 more words

Upper Deck Chatter's MLB Players of the Month - June 2014

Listen, I know I didn’t guarantee that this thing would be regular because well don’t go promising checks that your tush can’t cash isn’t the right way to go (Otto taught me) (really hoping memory serves well enough for that reference to be accurate). 1,226 more words

Baseball

6.26.2014: White Sox 0 - Blue Jays 7

The Blue Jays take the first game of a 4-game set against the White Sox by a score of 7-0.

J.A. Happ was absolutely dealing tonight; he tossed 7.2 innings of scoreless ball while allowing only four hits, two walks and striking out eight (a season high).   231 more words

Best Waterside Locations You've Never Considered

The warm weather means your mind is on sandy beaches, outdoor cafés, and perfect sunsets. The last thing you want is to be stuck inside with the air conditioner blowing on you. 181 more words

Africa

6.23.2014: Yankees 3 - Blue Jays 8

The Blue Jays opened their nine-game home-stand with a bang, downing the Yankees 8-3.

Marcus Stroman (making just his fifth career start) held the Bronx Bombers to one run on three hits, a walk and seven strikeouts over eight strong innings.   325 more words

Four Hungover Dudes at a Baseball Game

A rustling from my room-mates stirs me from an alcohol induced sleep coma. Why is it that when one attempts to be dormouse quiet in respect of their fellow travellers they always end up making more noise than a fighter jet flying overhead. 1,059 more words

Canada