Cue the White Horse. Any Other White Horses, Just in Case?

May 1, 2012

You may remember the other day that I joked about Johnny Damon riding into the stadium on a white horse …Read the Rest

So what can we say about April?

April 30, 2012

T. S. Eliot said that April is the cruelest month because it breeds “Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing/Memory …Read the Rest

On Chief Wahoo

April 30, 2012

Last week Scene magazine, Cleveland’s alt-weekly tabloid, published a cover story entitled “The Curse of Chief Wahoo” by Peter Pattakos …Read the Rest

Angel in the outfield, or Our Friend The Sun

April 29, 2012

I spent this weekend entertaining guests from out of state. Yesterday, as Clevelanders are obliged to do by law, I …Read the Rest

The Offense Looked Cold; It Was Cold

April 28, 2012

I have this fantasy image in my mind where Johnny Damon rides onto the field on a white horse, shirtless, …Read the Rest

Staying in first place the old-fashioned way

April 28, 2012

John Houseman used to do these great commercials for Smith Barney where he stated “They make money the old-fashioned way. …Read the Rest

Do I Really Have to Sit By You for This Entire Game?

April 27, 2012

There’s been a lot of discussion lately about fan misbehavior, and fans run amok at the ballpark.  What is proper etiquette? …Read the Rest

Vote early and often: A brief history of All-Star Game voting

April 27, 2012

Fan voting for the 2012 MLB All-Star Game began last week. How it works this year: MLB.com is distributing more …Read the Rest

Getaway Baseball– Get It Away!

April 26, 2012

Even for home teams Getaway Day Baseball at odd start times often produces clunkers and other unmentionables and today’s Royals-Indians …Read the Rest

Tribe Cannot Overcome Long Ball, downed 8-2

April 26, 2012

In a game dominated by Royal’s homers (4 in all; 2 by Billy Butler), the Tribe came out on the …Read the Rest