Monthly Archives: June 2013

Clemente’s Save

When a 6.2 earthquake hit Managua, Nicaragua, on December 23, 1972, Tom Walker was playing winter ball in Puerto Rico. Walker, a journeyman pitcher with a six-year career had an 18-23 won-lost record with an ERA of 3.87. One of … Continue reading

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All Hail The Triple

“Chicks dig the long ball,” someone said back in the ‘90s. Well, I know a “chick” who digs the triple—my special gal (and wife), Bobbie (a k a Bob). For good reason: the home run is the end of action, … Continue reading

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