Tag: Baseball

October 3, 1974 — Frank Robinson was named major-league baseball’s first black manager when he was placed in charge of the Cleveland Indians.

Baseball is a skilled game. It’s America’s game; it, and high taxes. —Will Rogers

Photo of the Day 6/8/18

A few days ago we went to our first San Rafael Pacifics game this year and it was a nail-biter to the bitter end. The visiting Martinez Clippers led the entire game and were up 7—2 going into the bottom of the eighth inning. The Pacifics rallied with five runs to tie the game going into…

What’s Next?

…Back when I was playing baseball, my idea of a long run was First to Home. My idea of a long run was having to chase a fly ball down in the left Centerfield gap. —Eric Byrnes For a professional athlete the prospect of retirement is quite a different experience than it is for the…

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