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To Florida for Football: A Jacksonville journey with pigskins and crustaceans

Sunny Jacksonville...the prettiest city with a terrible NFL team and the site of the college football game formerly known as the Gator Bowl. It's now the TaxSlayer Bowl, which sounds more like a breakfast cereal container decorated with the IRS's... Continue Reading →

5 Best Things This October

Ah, October...my birth month of lovely weather, pumpkin beyond measure, and the best Marlins-less baseball this world has to offer. Last October, I wrapped up the Taylor Swift's MLB saga and predicted a very strange way that the Cubs would... Continue Reading →

We lost a great American, Jose Fernandez

Few people have ever played the game of baseball so passionately, enthusiastically, and genuinely as the late, great Jose Fernandez. I've never seen anyone else so immensely talented, yet down-to-earth and childlike as Jose. From the stories of his tumultuous... Continue Reading →

From Florida to Fame: Marlins enshrined in Cooperstown

Cooperstown, NY is a necessary pilgrimage in the life of a baseball fan, or so I am led to believe, so I was naturally buzzing about my recent opportunity to see the Baseball Hall of Fame on returning from a... Continue Reading →

Ichiro triples for 3000th MLB hit

Starting in center field Sunday for Miami, Ichiro was the focal point of attention sitting on 2,999 career hits in Major League Baseball. And with a seventh-inning triple off the right field wall, Ichiro became the 30th member of the 3,000... Continue Reading →

Marlins unveil 2017 All-Star Game logo

The Miami Marlins unveiled the logo to be used for the 2017 All-Star Game prior to Wednesday's matinee matchup against the Philadelphia Phillies. 2017's MLB All-Star Game will take place in Miami on Tuesday, July 11. This logo differs a... Continue Reading →

Minding Mascots: True stories of furry foes from my young life as a sports fan

Hidden underneath a heap of fake fur, pounds of plastic, and presumably a whole waterfall of sweat stands a person above the law—a character only a miser would despise and everyone else must adore, or at least accept, as the... Continue Reading →

Five Years Deep-Fried: Recapping half a decade of blogging

This month marks the fifth anniversary of this blog and the start of the greatest writing project I've taken on in my life. I was a freshman in high school when my dad suggested that I start a baseball blog,... Continue Reading →

Bread Basket Catch: Major League Baseball’s Power Shift

Teams from MLB's central divisions made major splashes in the off-season, but will have to vie with other traditional powers in baseball in order to show their true colors in 2016. Also, explore the Nine Nations of America and see where your city fits.

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