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Winning the World Series Will Change Your Lives, Cubs Fans

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, November 3, 2016, 10:22 a.m. Life will change, Cubs fans, and for the good. This I know. The reason I have rooted for the Boston Red Sox for my entire life is that my late father’s … Continue reading

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Well, That’s Baseball!

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, April 10, 2015, 9:20 a.m. I was thinking on the way home last night, trying to remember if I had ever been to a professional baseball Opening Night. I wrote about quite a few, but I … Continue reading

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Mistaken Impressions, Mostly

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, September 5, 2014, 10:25 a.m.   Mama needs her medicine / She’s got that real bad cough / We’ll get our check on Monday / Tell ol’ Sam we’ll pay him off / You can catch … Continue reading

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it’s a sporty religion, baseball

Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 9:09 a.m. Okay. NASCAR is comfortably under way. Dale Earnhardt Jr. has already won one race and finished second in the other. For much of the sport’s fan base, life is good. Stock car … Continue reading

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There’s Bad Stress and Then There’s Good Stress

[cb_profit_poster Acting]Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, October 9, 2013, 10:12 a.m. This is a really stressful time of year, akin to the lull that ends when a particularly rough hurricane season roars in from the warm waters of the Caribbean. Each year … Continue reading

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About What I Wasn’t Going to Watch

[cb_profit_poster Lottery1]Clinton, S.C., Monday, September 16, 2013, 10:45 a.m. The Geico 400 was a race that took an extraordinarily long time to accomplish little. Matt Kenseth victories are often masterpieces of precision. Give him the best car, and he usually … Continue reading

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Pressure? What Pressure?

[cb_profit_poster sponsor1]Clinton, S.C., Friday, September 6, 2013, 12:41 p.m. Were I in Richmond tomorrow night, I would be all frantic. Writing about a NASCAR night race – or, for that matter, practically anything at night – is a stressful pastime … Continue reading

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Take a Trip and Never Leave the Farm

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, August 20, 2013, 1:12 p.m. The Boston Red Sox are on the West Coast, and when the Sox go west, in a sense, so, too, do I. They polished off the San Francisco Giants last night, … Continue reading

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That Barney Rubble … We Could Use Him Now

[cb_profit_poster grants]   Clinton, S.C., Thursday, August 8, 2013, 9:25 a.m. Last night I saw a note alleging that Paula Deen is more popular than Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. among Georgia Republicans. I wonder if the poll factored in … Continue reading

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