Jun
25
2018

It is said that the term “National Pastime” was given to the game of baseball in the 1850’s. Baseball began being played early that century and captured America’s heart. Certainly, there was not as much to occupy Americans then as there is currently. Football, basketball, soccer, and golf all vie for the sports fan’s attention […]

Mar
12
2018

When Cory Procter walked into a room, it was “Like, I’m in charge of my world, type of thing,” he says. “My background, my stature…it was hard for me to listen to anything you have to say.” So, walking into Milestone Church in Keller, Texas for the first time, not wanting to be there, he […]

Nov
3
2017

From my youth, I have always been a Houston Astros fan, even though I now live in North Texas and am, of course, a Texas Ranger fan. I’m still an Astros fan. But I’m torn between the two when they play each other. Personally, I wish the Astros had not left the National League. An […]

May
7
2016

The “Boys of Summer” are in full swing now as the baseball season progresses. We all enjoy following our favorite team’s standing and statistics. We cheer for them when they play good and almost disown them when they are lousy, only to call them “my team” when they recover. From one pitching rotation to the […]

Mar
18
2015

Opening day of Major League Baseball season is upon us and its infamous Designated Hitter rule continues to get attention and consideration each year, especially by the baseball fans. Do you keep it? Do you eliminate it? Do you make it universal? These are questions that will continue to be mulled over and argued until […]