BREAKFAST BALL CLASSIC: AN IMPORTANT SERIES WIN AND THE ABSURDITY OF IT ALL

The Mariners won today and won a series away against the Cleveland Indians on their home turf. The Indians haven’t dropped a series at home since last year’s All-Star break. The Mariners snapped that streak by outscoring their opponents 32-18 and outhitting them 42-34 in four games.   Besides the second game of the series, […]

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STAIRBALL

Ballard, Seattle.   Grandpa and Grandma bought the old house for nothing in the 1930s and raised their four kids in its two bedrooms. I spent a lot of time there, a lot of time with grandma while mom and dad divorced and worked all day.   By nine-years-old, I loved baseball—Baseball cards, baseball gloves, […]

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