First Homerun Trot

By Trevor: Your first homerun trot is almost exactly like your first kiss…it’s awkward but fun. You’re not quite sure what you’re doing. Am I going to fast? Am I going to slow? Do I need to do something more flashy? Do I need to lean a little to the left? There are lots of…

The Coach part 3

By Trevor: Alright, round 3 of “The Coach” series. This time we are talking about the “Big Dog” coach. If you don’t know what the term “Big Dog” means, let me explain. Big Dog is a term used to describe a guy who thinks he is a boss. He thinks that his dumps smell like…

The Coach part 2

By Trevor: This next coach is one that we all had a hard time listening to when he told us what to do, and that’s because this is the “Friend” coach. The “Friend” coach is the dude who really gets to know his players and dissolves the barrier between coach and player.  I got to…

A Tampa Bay Rays Tribute

By Trevor: Well last night I had to say farewell to my beloved Rays. Last night my Rays lost 3-1 in game 4 of the American League Division Series. They lost to the Boston Red Sox.The Rays were 92-71 on the season. They had to play a game 163 in order to make the playoffs.…

Longo’s Birthday Blog

By Trevor: Today marks the birthday of my favorite player of all-time…. Third baseman of my Tampa Bay Rays, Evan Longoria. And the answer is “NO,” not Eva Longoria, Evan! With an “N” at the end. Longoria has been in the majors for 5 years now. Played ball at Long Beach State, where he earned…

The Coach Part 1

By Trevor: Alright, quick summary here of this series… Everyone has played for that “one” coach who just drives you nuts or has that one quirk that just defines them. This series is going to be identifying all of the types (or most) of coaches we have all played for and heard stories about.  The…

Walk Off Baby

By Trevor: Some people say that a triple is the most exciting play in baseball…HA NO!  The most exciting play in baseball is the Walk-Off Home Run! Now before you start to argue me on this point, let me point out some information.  When guys hit a triple, do their teammates run out and meet…