Scars of being hit by a foul ball resonate two years on

If the sight of a then 2-year-old girl nearly getting killed by a baseball — a sight that hushed Yankee Stadium and had Frazier, along with his teammate Matt Holliday, Yankees third base coach Joe Espada and Twins third baseman Eduardo Escobar kneeling in prayer and near tears — wasn’t enough to spur MLB to […]

2019 Baseball Tour – Cleveland Vs. Philadelphia

You know it’s a big game when the Goodyear blimp is in flight. It’s a well designed stadium when this is the view from the SRO seats. My traditional Brew Kettle Kitka. WHAT A VIEW! You can’t have a hot dog or a brat without the classic ballpark mustard. My view for tonight’s game. FIRST […]

The Clock Turns Back to 1983 as a Yastrzemski Homers at Fenway – The New York Times

Boston fans were left with a conundrum: Do you cheer for an opposing player if his grandfather is Carl Yastrzemski? Answer: Yes. — Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/09/18/sports/baseball/mike-yastrzemski-giants-red-sox-fenway.html

José Ramírez Injury Deals Big Blow to Cleveland’s Playoff Hopes | FanGraphs Baseball

After struggling for the first few months of the season, both José Ramírez and Cleveland broke out in a big way with Ramírez discovering his old form and Cleveland going on a big run to catch the Minnesota Twins for first place at one point this month. Cleveland couldn’t quite keep up that pace over the last […]

Wrist injury forces Indians’ Ramirez from game

Ramirez had appeared to have figured things out offensively. I hope this is a minor injury. Indians third baseman Jose Ramirez was removed from Saturday’s game with a right wrist injury. — Read on www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/27456240/wrist-injury-forces-indians-ramirez-game

2019 Baseball Tour – 2019-07-12 Cleveland Vs. Minnesota

Hello, Jake. I always get a Kitka chocolate coconut stout from the Brew Kettle stand when I come to Cleveland games. I’m Twitter friends with tonight’s National Anthem singer! Slight change tonight as I do love a good brat. Minnesota strikes Friday like first with a solo shot… But Mike Clevinger strikes out the last […]

2019 Baseball Tour – Akron Vs. Bowie Photo Story

General Admission = I’m walking all over this park. 20 oz Bud draft is what Thirsty Thursday is all about. The ONLY food to eat at a ball game. Oh, hai Danny Salazar! It’s a rehab start, so Salazar leaves the game giving up 1 run in 2 2/3 innings. The RubberDucks get out of […]

2019 Baseball Tour – 2019-07-08 Lake County vs. Lansing Photo Gallery

All of the photos I took at the Lake County Captains vs. Lansing Lugnuts game which took place on July 8th are now uploaded to my Smugmug account. Take a look and let me know if you see any you like!

2019 Baseball Tour – Lake County vs. Lansing Photo Story

Lansing always seems to be the team in town when I come to Captains games… Parking – $5 Ticket – $12 Hot dogs – $2 Beer – $1 Total – $20 I love Buck Mondays The view from my seat. Alex Royalty with the first pitch. Ruben Cardenas at bat for the Captains. Let’s Make […]