Category «Baseball»

Thome Inducted to Hall of Fame

Jim Thome was a rookie in 1991, and one of Don’s all-time favorite Indians players. He led the Tribe to two world series, and was a true class act. Because he did everything the right way, and was never involved in steroids or other scandals, he has always been a fan favorite. 

October Baseball

Game One of the ALDS: The New York Yankees vs the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field. Sold out crowd of over 35,000. Seventy degrees. Harvest moon. Indians win 4-0. We were there!

The Mahoning Valley Scrappers

The Cleveland Indians farm team, the Mahoning Valley Scrappers, plays at Eastwood Field which is an easy 10 minutes from our house. Scrappers games are a fun time, and a more practical way to get our baseball fix, especially mid-week, than driving up to Cleveland. 

What Baseball is All About

Yesterday’s post was about Major League Baseball. We love the Indians, but when it comes down to it, Youth Baseball is where the true fun is: sweaty kids, hot summer days, dust blowing in your face kind of fun. This time of year, ballparks across America are filled with baseball action, and some of the …