baseball

075 – World Series Champion Chicago Cubs

Show Notes The Chicago Cubs won the World Series!! I will never get tired of saying that. Last week I blogged about my experience attending Game 3 of the World Series. An unbelievable experience I never dreamed would happen. This week I wrap of the amazing season the Chicago Cubs had in not only getting to, but also winning the World Series. As every other Cubs fan, I am so excited with the Cubs run though the postseason. As we…

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World Series – Game 3

For years I have dreamed of watching the Cubs play in the World Series. Never did I imagine I would have the opportunity to actually attend a game. By the time the Cubs reached the World Series, I just never thought it would work out. However, I entered the postseason lottery to have a chance to be among the fans to buy tickets. After not getting in for the Division Series or League Championship Series, I won the opportunity to…

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Baseball

Baseball is, was and always will be my favorite sport. It’s a sport of precision and strategy and second guessing and human error. It’s a fascinating sport to play and watch. It’s at times relaxing and at times edge of your seat excitement. With the success of the Cubs this season, I’ve been into baseball a lot longer than normal. This blog post is published on October 25, 2016. This is the day of Game 1 of the 2016 World…

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072 – Turning the Page

Show Notes Fun Times with Dad: Playing basketball with my sons. The benefit of having two sons, is that when the older son starts to catch up to you and beat you once in a while, you still have the younger son to beat. Reading Rocks! There are so many benefits to reading. Instilling in your children a love of reading will go far in benefiting them throughout their lives. Even in books that you read for pleasure contains a…

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Derek Jeter – The Captain

With all of the negative publicity on athletes these days, it’s refreshing to have a story about a guy like Jeter. I’m sure he was no saint but compared to recent stories of other athletes, he almost seems to be. Jeter was a solid player over his 20 year career. If you include all of his postseason games, you could add another year to his career. In 16 post-season appearances, Jeter played in 158 games. A normal regular season is…

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