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Rain, rain go away, MLB wants to play!

Posted on Tuesday, April 21st, 2009 by Spike Rogan

“Long as I remember the rain been comin down.
Clouds of mystery pouring confusion on the ground.
Good men through the ages, tryin to find the sun;
And I wonder, still I wonder, wholl stop the rain.”
-Creedence Clearwater Revival, “Who’ll stop the rain”
Thats how myself, and most east coast baseball fan feel today. The list is shorter who [...]

A sad day for Baseball Legends 4-13-09

Posted on Tuesday, April 14th, 2009 by Spike Rogan

I’m not sure ANY words, could describe how tragic today is for baseball. Not only did the voice of my beloved Phillies pass in the broadcast booth hours before the game. Another good guy of the game died as well, Mark “the Bird” Fidrych was found dead around 2:30 in the afternoon.
The Bird was a [...]

Opening day for MLB 2009

Posted on Monday, April 6th, 2009 by Spike Rogan

Well opening day for Major League Baseball is here for 2009! But before I talk about all the first or many for the 2009 edition, I must start this article on a very sad note.
My father who was a life long baseball and New York Mets fan died February 20, 2009. He had just [...]

World Baseball Classic nears the later innings

Posted on Tuesday, March 17th, 2009 by Spike Rogan

Their victory over Mexico sends the team from just “south of the boarder” back across. Hopefully they will not run into drug wars, that look like something from the awful Fox series “24”. Most will be in Arizona or Florida with MLB and affiliated camps.

WBC rolls on, USA may roll out

Posted on Saturday, March 14th, 2009 by Spike Rogan

It may be the American superstars that could Que. up Boyz-II-Men “End of the road” Sunday night. The USA team lost in seven due to WBC “Mercy rules” 11-1 vs Puerto Rico.

World Baseball Classic, the great sports story those talking heads wished would end

Posted on Thursday, March 12th, 2009 by Spike Rogan

I’ll never forget one of the now as it turns out, later games my late father and I would attend together. It was the Phillies last regular season home game for 2005, the visiting team was his New York Mets. On the way in, we were handed imitation passports. It was a plug for something [...]

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