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It’s just a fantasy, it’s not the real thing

It’s just a fantasy, it’s not the real thing
August 19, 2012

Some quick thoughts after participating in the Indians One-Day Baseball Experience today (a one-day fantasy baseball camp). First, the Basics: …Read the Rest

Are You Experienced?

August 16, 2012

Like many baseball fans, as a kid I dreamed about playing for my favorite team when I grew up. That’s …Read the Rest

Oh honey…

August 15, 2012

I love the phrase “Oh honey…” because it’s so versatile. It’s kind of a like a great jacket that you …Read the Rest

Looking at mid-life through a horsehide lens

August 6, 2012

My grandmother lived to be 107 years old. Using that as a baseline, I have years before I reach mid-life. …Read the Rest

Presumably he won’t be riding a white horse down I-71

August 3, 2012

The Indians announced today that outfielder Ezequiel Carrera has been recalled from AAA Columbus. To make room for him on …Read the Rest

The phrase “baptism by fire” comes to mind

August 3, 2012

Before the start of Thursday’s game, STO showed Matt Underwood and Rick Manning in horrid matching green golf shirts. I …Read the Rest

July, July, July, it never seemed so strange

August 1, 2012

Where do we stand? We’re in third place with a 50-53 record (.485), six games out of first. First place …Read the Rest

Peggy Lee sings again

July 31, 2012

On the eve of the trade deadline, when the rumors were flying, the Indians made a trade deal with the …Read the Rest

What’s the second-worst that could happen?

July 25, 2012

Before this series with the Tigers began, every Tribe fan (and half the Detroit fans) said, “The Indians have to …Read the Rest

But will he sneak into left field for Damon in the 7th inning?

July 25, 2012

Aaron Cunningham has been designated for assignment to make room for Brent Lillibridge on the 25-man Major League roster. Lillibridge …Read the Rest