Anne's Diary

Diary entries relating to "baseball"

Sunday, July 12, 2015
When we lived in New York, Whitley and I had season tickets to Yankee Stadium, and we’re still fans. Whitley was a fan when he was a kid, largely because a local radio station in San Antonio carried the Yankees Radio Network. In those days, there were no major league baseball teams west of the Mississippi.

Since I can’t...
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Monday, July 14, 2014
The baseball season is half over, and I've been thinking back over my own a fan. To be exact, a Yankees fan.

Being a fan is something you take with you wherever you go. I notice people wearing their beat up, much loved Yankees caps out here in California, thousands of miles from Yankee Stadium. I think that your selection...
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Monday, April 22, 2013
I read a lot of fiction, and I can tell you this: Truth is stranger than any plot I've ever come across.

I recently read two novels that centered around art theft, and learned that famous artworks aren't stolen for collectors, they're used as collateral by (mainly Russian and Eastern European) criminals.

Then I read in...
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Monday, April 8, 2013
The baseball season is here and as usual, all the fans I know are in despair about their respective teams (since one of them has to win every game--there are no ties in baseball--you'd think SOMEONE would be happy, but nobody seems to be).

In many ways, baseball is a...
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