Anticipation and plenty of empty seats welcome new Globe Life Field

It’s arguably the most anticipated Opening Day in Texas Rangers history, but at the same time the most frustrating because we can’t occupy these one-of-a-kind rocking chairs for a one-of-a-kind view of a brand new ballpark. As we know, Covid-19 has pushed back this glorious of days, but we’re here now. Only thing that isn’tContinue reading “Anticipation and plenty of empty seats welcome new Globe Life Field”

Mind games: How Covid-19 Has Changed Athletes Mental Approach to Sports

Finally! We’re starting to see signs of hope when it comes to the resumption of sports around the globe. But as leagues are knocking on the door of getting back to work, how are athletes going to deal with change? Covid-19 has turned our world upside down and that includes the sports world, too. ForContinue reading “Mind games: How Covid-19 Has Changed Athletes Mental Approach to Sports”

Wednesday Morning Scattershooting: Sports Heartache During Quarantine

Starting every Wednesday I’m going to “quick hit” what’s going on in the sports scene and I’d like to begin with taking my frustrations out on whoever thought it would be a good idea to replay Game 6 of the 2011 World Series…kind of. The worldwide leader took me and Texas Rangers fans down whatContinue reading “Wednesday Morning Scattershooting: Sports Heartache During Quarantine”

What will it take for the MLB to return? Texas Rangers Field Reporter Emily Jones would do this to make it happen

She accepts my Zoom invitation, pops up on my laptop screen and she’s on the phone clearly trying to solve a problem. She says, “well that’s incredibly odd” only to hang up and tell her 8-year-old son not to give out her phone number while playing video games over the internet. It was a solicitorContinue reading “What will it take for the MLB to return? Texas Rangers Field Reporter Emily Jones would do this to make it happen”

Squint and you just might see sports

Today is a good day. Quarantine is about to pay off. And sports are trending in the right direction for a return to the United States. Major League Baseball is expected to give a return-to-play proposal to the MLBPA within a week and teams have encouraged players to gear up for a second dose ofContinue reading “Squint and you just might see sports”