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Back to Baseball Basics : Hitting the Ball, for Example!

Have you ever been frustrated by some skill that seemed beyond your reach? Who has not, especially in those ability-driven activities, sports and music? I have had three such notable lifetime experiences – two in sports and one in music. 1,652 more words

Relections On Life

Leaf's Response to Wax Heaven #100

Yesterday, I wrote a piece on Leaf’s Heroes of Baseball product line which features questionable Stan Musial sticker autographs. Unexpectedly, it caught fire on Twitter which caught the attention of Leaf Trading Card’s #1, Brian Gray. 697 more words

The Hobby

The Hobby Death of Stan Musial

Not long ago, I wrote about Stan “The Man” Musial signing way too long into his life and tarnishing his hobby legacy, not to mention the value of his autograph. 483 more words

The Hobby


 “Baseball is 90% mental — the other half is physical”

(Yogi Berra)

Baseball season is now in full “swing” (pun intended). 

  • My favorite team had it’s opening game this past Sunday and they won that game.
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* In his first three seasons as a manager, the Cardinals’ Mike Matheny won 295 games, regular and postseason combined, third all-time behind the Yankees’ Ralph Houk (317 1961-63) and the Mets’ Davey Johnson (1984-86). 171 more words


Counting Down To Opening Night: 6 Days

Sure, it’s a Monday — but there are only 6 days until the Cardinals begin the 2015 regular season against the Cubs at Wrigley Field. 107 more words

2015 Cardinals

The Greatest Hitter Ever May Not Be Who(m) You Think

I (Evander) was in some Hotstove/Grapefruit/Cactus Leagues discussions with friends. One, a mathematician, said he had seen an ESPN claim that the three greatest… 183 more words