Archive for July, 2013

A baseball trip to remember, Part 3 (2013-7-16)

From June 28 through July 7, Commissioner Emeritus James Overstreet and his son, Whit, embarked on a baseball trip. I asked James to chronicle the trip because I thought it would be fun to read. He wrote so much and sent so many pictures that I’m going to break this up into multiple blog posts [...]

A baseball trip to remember, Part 2 (2013-7-15)

From June 28 through July 7, Commissioner Emeritus James Overstreet and his son, Whit, embarked on a baseball trip. I asked James to chronicle the trip because I thought it would be fun to read. He wrote so much and sent so many pictures that I’m going to break this up into multiple blog posts [...]

A baseball trip to remember, Part 1 (2013-7-14)

From June 28 through July 7, Commissioner Emeritus James Overstreet and his son, Whit, embarked on a baseball trip. I asked James to chronicle the trip because I thought it would be fun to read. He wrote so much and sent so many pictures that I’m going to break this up into multiple blog posts [...]

They’re killing us! (2013-7-9)

With the All-Star Game approaching, let’s take a look at the players who have done immeasurable damage to our teams. This is only a look at offensive players and is NOT necessarily a look at a player’s entire body of work, but just how he performed for one team or another in CDRL. As we’re [...]

Sad minor league news: Chase the bat dog dies (2013-7-9)

The Class AA Trenton Thunder used a dog — a golden retriever named Chase — to fetch bats after balls were put into play. Chase did this for about a decade before having to retire because of a cancer diagnosis. Now comes news of Chase’s death. Somebody put together a cool tribute video to Chase, [...]