This is why I came home

Make no mistake, Covid-19 is wreaking havoc across our country and (not making light of the impact at all) but I’m happy about it, in a way, because it’s brought me home. I moved back to Texas a little over a week ago and I’ve experienced more with my family and friends than I haveContinue reading “This is why I came home”

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”

Mike Doocy Changed My Life In 7th Grade

It was the Spring of 1996, I was in the 7th Grade and faced with deciding what to pursue in a “career research” project in Mrs. Kelemen’s English class. I had absolutely no clue so my teacher asked me what I like to do outside of school and I responded with, “sports.” I played absolutelyContinue reading “Mike Doocy Changed My Life In 7th Grade”