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Affecting the Outcome

The first real game of any season is usually awkward. Everyone is a bit nervous and, of course, a little rusty. This includes the umpires. 481 more words

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Thursday Thoughts

Family Ties
Yesterday’s post about my parents generated quite a few comments, especially from some of my cousins. They spoke highly of my parents and indicated they were role models to them as they grew up. 614 more words


What this kid does to avoid a tag on the base path is pure running genius

If this kid doesn’t have a future in baseball, then damn the scouts who give him a low grade.

This kid is probably five or six years old, and knows well enough that his path is being impeded and he can’t just run through him. 59 more words


The pitcher was throwing an intentional walk, but the batter had other ideas and shocked everyone

If you’re ever having a bad day, remember you’re not this kid who thought he was going to intentionally walk this batter and ended up giving up a homer. 77 more words


Meanwhile on the Westside.

We went over to the Westside to watch Genifer’s nephew, Liam play in his Saturday morning Little League baseball game…

Liam at the plate…

This happened… 71 more words


Cascade Little League's 50/70 Wins Opener

TURNER, Ore.–  Though a forfeit in a 2-2 tie, a win is a win.

For 50/70 Intermediate Head Coach Chris Brown and his Nine, they challenged the short-handed State Champions West Salem 50/70 Intermediate Squad. 162 more words


Play Ball!

Evening two of the quote challenge finds me home alone.  It’s my little guy’s first baseball scrimmage game tonight (last week’s scrimmage got snowed out, not rained out, but… 247 more words