I will make this short. Here is our itinerary: Wednesday: Drive from NJ to Richmond, VA Stay with my good friend, Ben Thursday: Drive from Richmond, VA to Amelia Island, FL Dinner with my good friend, Dave, and hopefully his kids Stay with Dave Make a point not to spend a single dollar in Georgia … More Headed Out Soon
Maybe a year ago, Alex was looking at family photo albums and said: “Jack used to smile so much more when he was little.” Then this past weekend, I heard Alex’s best friend, Aidan, refer to Jack as: “The man who never smiles.” Here’s a pretty typical shot of Jack from a bike trip with … More My son doesn’t smile
OK…this has without question been the best baseball season of my life. It has included: An amazing boys roadtrip to Pittsburgh and PNC park, complete with autographs and kids running the bases A Phillies game with my father-in-law and the boys Our minor league baseball writing project, which took us to 4 minor league games, … More A Perfect Ending to the Season
(I read a crapload of baseball books. I’ll try and write a review for the non-baseball-nut.) I enjoyed the hell out of this book. It’s written in a readable, light novel style that has compelling characters and plot. It takes you through the 1964 season, which was the end of the greatest of the Yankees … More Book Review: October 1964 by David Halberstam.