Designated Receiver

Originally published on Medium. During my junior year of high school, I spent most of the season as my team’s designated hitter. Aside from a few weeks of glory during my senior year when the team got our act together just enough to win the sectional, it was my favorite season of baseball. I wasn’t […]

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The Rivalry That Wasn’t

Originally published on Medium. The Cubs are the Cardinals’ biggest rival. Any fan of either team will tell you so, and for good reason. They’ve played each other more than 2,300 times, staring in the 1885 World Series when the Cardinals were called the Browns and the Cubs were the White Stockings. Not many things […]

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