No! It’s not OK!

So I wake up this morning to see that a Comedienne Kathy Griffin was trending on Twitter.  I couldn’t imagine why because I never really thought she was funny, and then she proved me right.  The picture of Griffin holding a bloodied mask of President Trump as if she had just decapitated him is disturbing Read More …

East Side Babe Ruth Registration Spring 2017

The East Side Babe Ruth is currently holding online Registration for the upcoming season.  Cost is $125 per player.  You can register by going to their Facebook page and click sign up, or register at www.eastsidebaberuth.com.  The age group is 13-15 and if they played Little League at either Tom Ash, Joe DiMaggio, Lou Gehrig or Read More …

2017 Oscars Preview

By Nick D’Andrea In 2005, the Baseball Widow came home from work and said “Michael Graham just said something I thought was pretty cool”.  She went on to explain to me the tradition that Graham and his wife had going to see the Oscars Best Picture nominees.  I like movies and the idea and I Read More …

We have all lost our minds

By Nick D’Andrea Several weeks ago I wrote a post how we as a society needed to correct ourselves in light of what happened during the presidential election.  In light of recent news regarding four people attacking another over what could be argued as political vitriol, is appalling.   I am going to be very Read More …

Stop yelling at the refs

By Nick D’Andrea I will open this up with full disclosure.  I am a sports official.  I won’t hide it and I am not ashamed of it.  Since I got that out of the way, let’s move on.   There has been a growing culture in sports, mostly at the lower levels, that the officials Read More …

Long Weekend! Thank a Vet!

By Nick D’Andrea I am keeping up with tradition and posting a public thank you to military personnel that I have been lucky to come to know over the years.  Most of the words have stayed the same but my feeling towards the military have not changed.  Some people say that my appreciation to the Read More …