All of you are fired.
I had illusions of trying out for my D-I baseball team and spent a summer on a semi-pro team with a bunch of guys who played for colleges you’ve never heard of. They were all better than I was, and I called it a career. After college I played softball with a guy who did play D-I and every single thing about his game… Read more
A TV commentator on a pro football broadcast said this. “every player on the field today is the best athlete their town has ever seen.”
Every year I do a track day with several friends at a local karting track. I always try and encourage any of my “non-racer” friends to come too, and they just run in their own “amateur” heat. These rental karts are actually pretty decent (Yamaha KT100's for those familiar), being fast enough to really benefit those… Read more
Reminds me of a conversation I had with a then recently retired (now Hall of Fame) baseball player, who was working as a roving instructor in his former team’s farm organization. I asked how many guys manage to scrap their ways to the majors, and he said “none. Every single one of those guys was The Man at each stop… Read more
He’s just trying to help us, damnit!