Monthly Archives: April 2020

Kid Gleason

While researching some things, I came across Kid Gleason’s stat line one season.  You may remember Gleason as the manager of the Chicago White Sox during the Black Sox scandle. He was the likable manager in the movie Eight Men Out who told Charles Comiskey he thought the series might be fixed.  He was played by John Mahoney, Kelsey Grammer’s father in the sitcom Frasier. Continue reading Kid Gleason

Open Discussion: Week of April 20th

I hope everyone is well and continuing to practice social distancing.  I am in the 6th week of self-quarantine.  I ventured out to Winn Dixie last week for some groceries.  I got sick that night.  Nothing too serious, it passed overnight, but I won’t be going out again any time soon.  One of the side benefits is that while sitting on the couch, eating meals, snacking, and watching Netflix I’ve managed to lose over ten pounds.  Go figure. Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of April 20th

Open Discussion: Week of April 6th

I hope everyone is well, safe, and practicing safe social distancing.  I am in the 4th week of self-quarantine.  Yes, when they closed the Complex to visitors back on March 13th, I had no reason to go … anywhere.  I’m growing my hair and beard out until baseball returns, or until my wife tires of the look.  Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of April 6th