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This short story is about my journey in the little league state tournament. The title "I'll See it Again" is me saying that I will hopefully see some great things in my future and hopefully get back into this tournament. Read More

Tags: baseball, fun, friends

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When you play for the devil you need divine inspiration. Read More
Dave Kingman finished his career with 442 home runs. His last year he hit 35 home runs, which makes one wonder why did he stop at age 37 with a few seasons short of the coveted 500 home run mark. Read More
Fastest growing sport in America....agile and quick runners...think on your feet...team sport for both boys or girls...scholarship for high school players. Read More

Poem / Romance

January 09, 2017

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about watching a baseball game, but thinking of a girl you Love Read More

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The last game of the season for a school baseball team and it's a day they will soon remember forever, but for none of the reasons they would ever want to. Walter Joss paints a vivid picture with a colorful pallet of memories and a nostalgic paintbrush. Together with the… Read More

Reads: 64

Comments: 2

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Take a hike, goat! Read More

Tags: baseball

I wrote this in my writing group the day after the game as a writing prompt, 10 words per line in 5 minutes. Mark Trumbo hit the walk-off homer. Read More
Mr. Pinyon owns the local ice cream shop. He serves up the best ice cream and the oddest stories. On his way home from school, Hank visits the shop and hears how a kid's game changed Mr. Pinyon's life. Read More

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After 3 long years...we finally get each other Read More
Years seem to go by far too quickly. Life is short, and it is precious. Or at least, it was. Read More
Three ball players are sitting in a dugout during the afternoon. There are other players, bats, gloves, and seeds scattered throughout the dugout. At the steps of the dugout stands their manager. The three ball players mind the volume of their conversation. Their team trails by 5 runs, and it… Read More
If Amazon were to buy a baseball team, with their way of keeping rate on workers, this is how it would end up. (I know having worked under their strange rate system) Read More

Tags: baseball

Reads: 323

Comments: 8

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For adult Johnny, two childhood memories collide. One traumatic, and one triumphant. Read More
A unique anecdote from a unique individual. Known only as Busher, our storyteller reaches into his vast collection of baseball stories for our amusement. I never met another ballplayer who thinks like my friend the Busher Read More

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Having fallen for his team's biggest rival pitcher,Jack is having trouble focusing on winning the game when he has so much riding on it...like a deal they made that Jack realizes he can't keep. Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 25, 2014

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This is a short story about a man on a mission. A mission so universal that all readers of all ages of all people can read it and say, "I understand this man", while managing to rhyme at the same time. Be prepared to laugh, cry, and sing "Kumbaya". With… Read More

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Father daughter bonding is priceless. Mike has decided to bond with his seven year old girl by teaching her to play baseball. Even though his heart is in a good place he might be putting her in over her head and possibly putting her well being at risk as his… Read More

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Chuck Wheeler, Jr. has it all. Money, girls, and baseball. But, how does a balance it all? His battle with his demons are not only on the baseball diamond. Read More
A short opinion piece about the new instant replay rule changes implemented by Major League Baseball. Read More

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This story is about a teammate named "Chicken" who showed great loyalty in something very brave and humorous. Read More

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Bottom of the ninth. Bases are loaded. Two outs, two strikes and three balls. The last pitch determines everything. Read More

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Escaping Fate's Abyss is about how an innocent little girl and 2 damaged adults attempt to fix the wrongs in their lives after having endured the horror of sexual assault,the heartache of a superficial family's rejection and the desire to be loved by those closest. This is a powerful tale… Read More

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an intro to my up and coming novel "Still Alive" Detailing the loss Sean suffered and can't help revisiting. Read More

Book / Sports

February 02, 2014

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There’s a past era that was sacred, special and partially ruled by the game of baseball. It was mimically played on sandlots, curveballs and smiles abounded in the nation’s neighborhoods and the names of players and teams of the heroes of the diamond were magical. PLAAAYBALL! was originally conceived as… Read More

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Camerons life is messed up, he doesn't enjoy it and he can't seem to do much right. This is his story. Read More
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