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Sunday, February 16, 2014

The Glory and Splendor

I don't know about the rest of you, but I've been truly enjoying the pageantry, traditions, rivalry and commentary over the past week or so.  

There are some storied names to follow, as well as new faces hoping to write their own page in history... but enough time has gone by that it all seems fresh and innocent again. 

Best of all after a long cold winter are the images of bright sunshine on green grass... shirtsleeves and ball-caps... and the sharp slap of horsehide on leather.

Wait, what?  You thought I was referring to the Winter Olympics in Sochi? [~yawn~]?!

Nah... I was talking about the fact that pitchers and catchers reported to spring training camps.  And once again, all is right with the world.

Posted by David Bogner on February 16, 2014 | Permalink

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Go Sox!

Posted by: Drew | Feb 16, 2014 9:25:30 PM

ha!
yeah..you had me 'till 'green grass'

Posted by: weese | Feb 19, 2014 4:32:40 PM

Beisbol been berry good to me.

Posted by: Elisson | Feb 19, 2014 5:59:31 PM

I'm with you...during one of the snowiest winters I can remember here in NJ, the last thing I want to look at is more snow in Russia, of all places.

Spring training - that's more like it. Even though I'm a Mets fan (...sigh...)

Posted by: psachya | Feb 20, 2014 5:50:27 AM

YESSSSsss

Posted by: Wry Mouth | Mar 8, 2014 9:01:12 AM

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