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Love and Baseball

This story was originally published on Medium on July 30, 2017 



Richard Pryor once said a man has never lived until he’s had his heart broken by a good woman. 1,389 more words


10 Best Offensive Seasons By A Right Fielder

From the beginning, offensive juggernauts have manned right field. Players like Hall of Famer’s Willie Keeler, Elmer Flick, Sam Crawford, Sam Thompson… 410 more words


Dusty Baker as an Atlanta Brave outfielder (1968 -- 1975)

Dusty Baker became a bitter rival of the Braves but contributed mightily as a player from 1968 to 1975. Dusty was born on June 15, 1949 in Riverside, California. 196 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

Johnny Antonelli is traded to New York Giants for Bobby Thomson (1953)

Johnny Antonelli played with the Braves from 1948 to 1950, again in 1953 and 1961. Born on April 12, 1930 in Rochester, New York, he was a pitcher who batted and threw left. 196 more words

Boston Braves

Within the dead of winter.

It’s the dead of winter and yet all I want is for the baseball season to start.
I’m going through baseball withdrawal. Its clear cut and unmistakable, it begins with the final out of the World Series, and doesn’t end until mid February when all the teams begin the quest for the pennant. 347 more words


This Day in Milwaukee Brewers History: Robin Yount's 3000th Hit

Robin Yount said on the leadup to his 3000th hit that it wasn’t going to be a big deal.  The man who took more pride in his Milwaukee Brewers winning ballgames than personal stats found out he was wrong – the 3000 hit plateau was a huge deal.  1,021 more words

Milwaukee Brewers