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Tandem B

Two things of which I am not really a fan: The “Tandem Starting Pitcher” System and the “No blocking the plate rule” for catchers. Just to prove that I am not an inflexible dinosaur doomed to go into extinction as the game is “sped up” and becomes more “limited attention span” friendly, on one of these two issue I have changed my mind. 836 more words

Minor Legue

Swing Batter, Batter Swing

Yesterday was the first official mark of softball season! Izzy had her first game with her team, Lady Badgers, which coincidentally is her second year on this team. 309 more words

Life

The win

Oh
fuck
I want you to win.
Oh God I want that
for you.
You deserve the win.
I want to give that to you
then I can leave.

Poems

From the Field: Bruce Maxwell, C, Oakland Athletics

  • Bruce Maxwell was drafted in 2012, 2nd round, out of Birmingham-Southern–a Division III school. There were questions about his ability to stick at catcher, but his bat was projected to work at first base as well.
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Baseball