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April 14, 2022 | BASEBALL, Fiction

Cold-Weather Home Opener

Mike Prask

The world and weather are telling us they’re not ready for baseball, but I choose not to believe that. It’s too cold to call this rain, but too wet to classify it as sleet. I’m prepared for the chill

Cold-Weather Home Opener photo
2 Poems photo

April 13, 2022 | BASEBALL, Poetry

2 Poems

Mike Andrelczyk

A Hopeful Young Man on a Job Interview

I’m broke and eating chocolate ice cream out of a novelty helmet
I’m sweating because I’m wearing a sweater in the heat
to cover up the insane poison ivy on

Balk/Change Up/Intentional Walk/Rehab Assignment/The Off Day photo

April 12, 2022 | BASEBALL, Poetry

Balk/Change Up/Intentional Walk/Rehab Assignment/The Off Day

John Walser

Just that instant
when thinking becomes
too much

In the Books photo

April 11, 2022 | BASEBALL, Fiction

In the Books

Travis Price

Two things are clear to Ava: It’s time to end things with Nico, and Thad Worley might not make it out of the first inning.

He’s next to her in the left field bleachers chewing on a hang nail and