Fall seven times, Stand up eight.
Embed from Getty Images A straggling few got up to go in deep despair. The restClung to the hope which springs eternal in the human breast;They thought, “If only Casey could but get a whack at that—We’d put up even money now, with Casey at the bat. -from “Casey at the Bat” by Ernest Lawrence Thayer I’m…
And why I’m incredibly happy that I learned that lesson.
Matthew Koehler went from reluctant to rabid fan—at least for 7 games.
Nearly 4 and a half months after the Cleveland Cavaliers came back from a 3-1 deficit to the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals, the Cleveland Indians fell victim to a similar comeback by the Chicago Cubs. And the person operating the marquee at Chicago’s Wrigley Field wasn’t about to let them forget it.
With the World Series over and the election coming up, Thomas Fiffer looks at what it means to win in today’s world.
A candid conversation with Julianna Zobrist sharing how she and her MLB husband Ben inspire their children to have empathy, gratitude, self-respect and care for others.
This is how I feel about the 2016 World Series…
Following the Mets is a simple joy worth keeping hold of as the complexities of adult life fill in around it.
Rest easy, Number 16.
Baseball is more than a game, it can teach you about living a life on fire
Vince Scully will call his final broadcast for the Dodgers on Oct. 2. His moments of silence when he let the game tell the story is what Stan Brooks will miss most of all.
A father-daughter day turned into a lesson in protest and patriotism.
From CTE and brain injuries in the football to repetitive arm injuries in baseball, our sports can show us what happens when traditional masculinity takes it too far.
Let them play!
Spoiler alert: all of my picks were released in the 80s and half of them star Kevin Costner.