Tag: Baseball

Chase Utley: Forever The Man

As I ran down the streets of random Philadelphia neighborhoods shaking hands and high-fiving strangers on the night of October 29, 2008, the ominous and torturous past of Philadelphia Phillies was not at the forefront of my mind. Instead, as the Phillies completed their first World Series win […]

Bill Buckner Meets His Waterloo In Game 6

Twenty five years ago today, the ball rolled “behind the bag” and Boston Red Sox first baseman Bill Buckner became a symbolic figure for big game futility. Even causal baseball fans, have probably seen the play on countless occasions times and heard Vin Scully’s epic description of New […]