Tag Archives: Baseball

Welp, it’s officially Joe.

Remember when we pondered the possibility of a brokered convention? I’ll admit, I’ve not watched a bit of the convention – I’m not the target audience, my vote is solid already, and I am not going to learn anything new. … Continue reading

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*bounce*bounce*bounce*

3 day workweek!!  Just finally occurred to me to look at the 10 day forecast for OBX.  Lots of thunderstorms.  DON’T CARE.  That’s why there are screened in and covered porches. Had a ridiculously productive weekend around the house, even … Continue reading

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Hump Day?

I think?  It’s one of those weeks where I’m not quite sure what day it is, but the computer says it’s Wednesday, so I’ll go with that. Baseball may be back… And boy is this gonna be a clusterfuck.  Spring … Continue reading

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On Being An East Coast Padres Fan…

Ted Leitner, in the 13th inning of a night game (which is now in its 14th inning):  It’s getting late.. Me, on the East Coast:  YA THINK??!?! Thankfully I don’t have to be up in the morning. AND WE GET THE … Continue reading

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Parents, Kids, Baseball and Choices

If you don’t follow baseball, I don’t know how much coverage has been given to Adam LaRoche’s retirement outside the sports pages.  Long story short: Part of his contract is that his son is allowed in the clubhouse – the White … Continue reading

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2013 wasn’t half bad

So, time to briefly interrupt the Williamsburg chronicles to take a look back at 2013.  Overall, it was a pretty darn good year, and it was overdue.  The grandma-related low-level-PTSD-type-hell finally faded.*  When the phone rings, I think “fucking telemarketers” … Continue reading

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Padres and Angels

OK, really just the Padres.

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Starry, Starry Night Games

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This may have to become an annual ritual

Day 3 of my spring training baseball trip. Lucky jersey worked today as the Padres shutout the Athletics 10-0. The weather has been great, the change of scenery is always good, and I am having a great time. I’m very … Continue reading

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STFU & GBTW

So, I’m sitting here at Ray’s bar at the Glendale Renaissance enjoying a pinot noir and trying to figure out how the Padres managed to drop today’s game to the Cubs 9-2. Really, it was a trouncing, to put it … Continue reading

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