Monday, September 26, 2016

The Voice of Generations: Vincent Edward Scully Walks Away

This was never going to be easy. Nothing in baseball ever is. Most baseball fans have lived their whole lives with Vin Scully in the booth, calling games with his timeless wit and ceaseless pool of anecdotes and musings. There will never be another broadcaster to grasp the consciousness of baseball so wholly and yet be so grateful for having been given the opportunity. He leaves behind a legacy of what baseball is to so many of us- a diversion from the more calculated and firm things of life. He is, and always will be, the voice of baseball.

Chase Down the Rising Sun: Shohei Ohtani Faces the Hype

Twenty-three year old Shohei Ohtani took the mound for the first time in a Major League stadium on Sunday. His slender, six-foot-four frame ...