More than a joke

More than a joke

A friend noted that today’s New York Times obit section included a surprising item—and he was not referring simply to the remembrance of a drummer who once spontaneously combusted.

Opening Day

Opening Day

Cherish a time when hope springs eternal.

If I can make it there

If I can make it there

Yankees website Start Spreading the News kindly features a wide-ranging Q&A.

Here we are again

Here we are again

It was another weird year. These are the things that helped pass the time—and inspire.

Press box to batter’s box

Press box to batter’s box

Dudes who write about sports tend to be better at working a buffet than laying down a bunt.