Monthly Archives: July 2010

Damned interesting

Kindergarten teachers are more important than you might think.  http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/28/business/economy/28leonhardt.html?_r=1&hpw  

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Tough loss

We got hammered in the final All Star game for the District Championship.  Young Mark’s pitches were hanging and he gave up 4 homers… in the first inning.  He got lit up like a stick of dynamite in a Sergio … Continue reading

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Thought we had ‘em

The game slipped away.  We lost 7 to 4.  It was 5 to 4 going into the 6th.  Very tough loss.  We play again tomorrow, for the championship, again.  Same two teams.  Woof. 

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Big game

The game is tonight, folks. 

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District Championship Game

We play for the District 25 championship on Tuesday.   We’re excited. 

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Smack

It’s not good when a kid (and his Dad) talks smack about your team, especially when your team beat his team earlier.  Ain’t nobody from our team talking down his team.  It’s particularly tough when that kid talks smack about another pitcher … Continue reading

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Baseball

We were hoping to face our Santa Monica counterparts in the next round.  We beat Culver Marina 12 to 8, after having been up 12 to 2.  Our guys got a little complacent.  But we held it together and gutted … Continue reading

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King

I was particularly sad to hear that Larry King was giving up his talk show.  I had hoped to be invited on when SWEETSMOKE came out, so that I could say to him:  ”Larry.  I’m surprised you’d have me on, … Continue reading

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