Baseball Trip Catches Spirit of Dad’s Love

Guest blogger Steve Larson shares an essay that was originally published in the Detroit News on 04.02.06 It was the trip of a lifetime to celebrate a lifetime of memories.  It was a trip down memory lane through Cooperstown, New York City and Boston to celebrate a lifetime of love for the game of baseball.…

Detroit Tigers Sign James Loney To Minor League Contract

Minor League contracts don’t tend to get a lot of attention, however I think this signing is pretty interesting.  The Tigers today, signed first baseman James Loney to a Minor League contract.   Loney will head to extended spring training before being assigned to what is assumed Triple-A Toledo. Loney was released by the Texas…

Bruce Rondon Down, Joe Jimenez Gets The Call

Well, if you watched yesterday’s dumpster fire of a game, you might have seen this coming…Bruce Rondon has been optioned to Triple-A Toledo after giving up 4 runs in the eight inning without getting an out. This all started for Rondon in spring training after showing a noticeable drop in velocity and incurring a 7.36…

The Bond of Baseball

My annual post in taking a moment to remember the game is much bigger then what we watch during the season. Opening Day, a day for happiness, a day that signifies that summer is on its way, a day that everyone is in first place, a day that every team still has a chance, a…