I joined the Royal Air Force in September 2004, as a nation we were conducting combat operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. No longer were we focused on the iron curtain or the threat to the United Kingdom from the Irish Republican Army (IRA) and the variations of them. The military in the United Kingdom were … More End The Camouflage Jerseys
With his last introductory piece on the language and terminology, Say Hey! to Darius Austin. As ever, follow Darius on Twitter @dariusA64 You can find Part One here and Part Two here Box Score, Part 3: Pitchers Hello again! If you’re still with me after parts 1 and 2 of this dissection of the box score, … More So You’ve Decided to Follow Baseball – Part Three
With part two of his excellent into into the crazy world of baseball jargon, it’s Darius Austin. Follow Darius on Twitter @DariusA64 You can find part one here Box Score, Part 2: Hitters Welcome back to this introduction to baseball terms and stats through the lens of the box score. If you’re new to … More So You’ve Decided to Follow Baseball – Part 2
With Part One of a beginner’s guide to the greatest game of them all, we’re delighted to welcome, Banished to the Pen stalwart, Darius Austin. You can find Darius tweeting at @DariusA64 If you’ve found your way to this post, there’s a good chance that these two statements apply to you: 1. You’re from the UK. … More So You’ve Decided to Follow Baseball – Part 1
Here’s a tale of woe from Tom Pringle. Follow Tom on Twitter @pedroiasface Let us go back in time to December 2000, I was 17, and bored. It was a Saturday afternoon, bitter cold outside and I knew the ground would be frozen hard for football the next day. I finished mylunch and told my … More I Should Have Been A Cubs Fan!