Baseball Is Life: It’s Hard to Wait
2016 Reds / 2017 Reds / 2017 Spring Training / Where Are They Now?

Baseball Is Life: It’s Hard to Wait

I’m sure that at least once in human history, Christmas has fallen on a Monday, but not within my immediate memory. Because I would remember the absolute Mass placement hysteria every single Catholic is experiencing right now. The feast day, which one of Mass obligation, is not waived. And neither is the 4th Sunday of … Continue reading

Baseball Is Life: Must Be Beautiful This Time of Year in Reds Country, All That Snow
2017 Reds / Baseball Is Life

Baseball Is Life: Must Be Beautiful This Time of Year in Reds Country, All That Snow

Today I had a halfway-finished post which was heavy on the tears and Cozart good-bying. But I can’t handle that right now. How many of you saw more than one second of the Bengals game?  Can you handle that right now?  I didn’t think so.  We’re going to address matters of White Christmas instead, and get … Continue reading

Baseball is Life: Conversations in the Dark
2018 Reds / Baseball Is Life

Baseball is Life: Conversations in the Dark

When we were first married, in the middle of the night, Josh the Pilot and I had one of those intense, couple-y, scary, I-would-never-say-these-things-at-two-in-the-afternoon conversations. You know the kind I mean. We talked about careers, our relationship, what can be done about the current state of country music. I became upset at one point and … Continue reading