What It Takes To Be An All-Star

What It Takes To Be An All-Star

When it comes to entertainment value, the Midsummer Classic is by far the best among the four major sports, which was evident Tuesday night in San Diego, where the best in the league came together at Petco Park for the 2016 MLB All-Star Game. For many players,...
Lawnmower Parents

Lawnmower Parents

I’m enjoying these new terms for parenting that have been coming through. I think the first one was Helicopter Parents. Those are interesting; they are the parents constantly “hovering” around, making sure their kid isn’t doing anything wrong – anything at...
Perspectives on Baseball & the World Series

Perspectives on Baseball & the World Series

Did anyone happen to notice who hit a double against the infamous Matt Harvey, the Met’s hero, all amped up to get the last three outs and join only one other starter to finish a complete game shutout-in a decisive closeout game? (Curt Schilling was the other) Matt...
Life Lessons Children Learn Through Baseball

Life Lessons Children Learn Through Baseball

A few months ago, I wrote an article for the website SavvyAuntie.com about the 7 different life lessons kids can learn through the game of baseball. Whether you are a long-distance aunt, the primary guardian of a niece or a nephew, or any other situation in between,...