Gimbling in the Wabe – Peanuts and Crackerjacks

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This is my favorite time of year.  Baseball season.  Early spring, and it’s still cool out.  We’ve yet to hit the heat and humidity of summer.  So far from October, and the post-season, there is still hope in the air, regardless of the team’s record so far.  This year, for my team, it’s a scant [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – The View from My Soapbox

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Every time I see one particular television commercial for the Hyundai Tucson CUV (which I learned is an acronym for “crossover utility vehicle” as opposed to an SUV, or “sports utility vehicle”… one site called a CUV as “a car on steroids”), I get really, really pis…. er, upset. I shouldn’t.  I mean, we should [….]

Class A: Baseball in the Middle of Everywhere by Lucas Mann

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Class A: Baseball in the Middle of Everywhere Lucas Mann Pantheon Books First Edition: May 7, 2013 ISBN 978-0-307-90754-7 Nick Franklin, a rookie second baseman with the Seattle Mariners who was just called up on May 27 from AAA Tacoma, is off to a very good start in his first month with the club.  As [….]