Kennie T’s “Baseball song”

To be honest, I’d never heard of Kennie Thomas before this morning, but this video is pretty amusing.  The first three minutes is the parody song, the last 45 seconds are a bit of stand-up about coaching Little League.  The stand-up portion gets pretty crass, so just a bit of forewarning if that’s not your thing.


The downside of baseball

It’s way too easy for Pennywise to steal your game ball.

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Calvin retires himself

Why go through all the trouble of putting teams together when you can just play by yourself?

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Bill Watterson


Foghorn Leghorn Teaching the Art of Baseball

I have a vague memory of seeing this clip in the midst of my Saturday morning cartoon experience growing up.  I love the implied conflict of brains versus brawn in this and some of the literal translations of phrases one might hear on a ball field.


One with the bat

I never really could understand the idea of becoming “one with the bat.”  Wouldn’t that hurt?

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Talking bat

Speak softly and carry a big stick.  ~Theodore Roosevelt

Talking bat

 


Quote of the day

I’ll never make the mistake of being 70 again.

~Casey Stengel

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