Indians 13 Tigers 1

I didn’t see one pitch and I’m glad of it.  I was otherwise occupied at a memorial commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.

I’m afraid we’ve been duped again. They start off with a bang and then this.

I hate them.

Game time is 1:00 pm.

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Twirlgate

Ok, I’m a nerd.  Besides being married to baseball with hockey as my girlfriend, I like tennis a lot too, especially the women’s game.  No, not just because a lot of them are hot, I prefer longer points.

In any case, 20 year old Canadian Eugenie Bouchard is an excellent tennis player and she’s hot. After a recent victory at the Australian open, the male interviewer asked her to “twirl” to show the crowd her cute pink dress.  I’m sure that wasn’t the only thing the interviewer wanted to see but I digress.  Bouchard complied and found it amusing but that hasn’t stopped the feminazis from crying sexism.

Below is a clip of twirlgate from youtube.

Did I mention the Eugenie is hot?

You’re welcome!

Dolphins Save British Swimmer

Ok, so this is not a baseball post.  But this is a pretty cool story.

A British swimmer, Adam Walker, was swimming off of the coast of New Zealand when he noticed a Great White Shark beneath him.

“He was previously told that there was no need to worry about sharks in Cook Strait.”

Hmmm, a very wise person once told me not to believe anything until it was “officially” denied, but I digress.

Suddenly, a pack of 10 dolphins surrounded him and protected him from the shark.

Check out the story from the International Business Times here.

“God I love baseball.” Roy Hobbs | The Natural

 

This is a nice story about sportsmanship…

From MLB dot com:

Here’s sportsmanship, defined: At an NCAA softball game last weekend, Kara Oberer of Eckerd College knocked a three-run homer. But she couldn’t make it past first base, having suffered a knee injury earlier in the day. Pitcher Chelsea Oglevie of Florida Southern College, who had just given up the home run, and Leah Pemberton, the second baseman, carried Oberer all the way home:

Apparently, if someone on her own team had touched the base runner, she would have been out.  But there is no rule regarding members of the opposing team helping her around the bases.

“God I love baseball.”  Roy Hobbs | The Natural

HABEMUS PIZZA…

Ok, so this post has nothing to do with baseball; or hockey; and I’m not catholic.

I recently went to Rome.  I visited the vatican and saw this pizza place called, “Habemus Pizza”.  I thought this was an appropriate and clever play on words.

When a new pope is selected an announcement is made, “Habemus Papam”, meaning, “we have a pope”.

Habemus Pizza
Habemus Pizza – We Have Pizza

“God I love baseball.” – Roy Hobbs | The Natural