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Quick weekends

I umpired a single game today, Cal Ripken 12u. It was back in the old area that I first lived in when I moved to Calgary. It was a decent game, we made it though 6 innings. Great day for … Continue reading

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Baseball, umpiring, spring is here…

On Tuesday night, I distributed all of the uniforms for the 2018 Babe Ruth season. All of the teams actually showed up to pick up their stuff, I was almost shocked. Tonight, I did some uniform exchanges. Even though we … Continue reading

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Boring, aren’t I?

It has been a few days since I’ve posted.  Hmmm… It is the Thanksgiving Weekend, beautiful weather, today is supposed to get up to 24C which will be great. Heading to J&D’s tomorrow for dinner, just the 3 of us. … Continue reading

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The end of summer.

Today is the last day of summer, so I hear.  It was a pretty damn hot summer, too hot.  My hydro bill was high, well, what can I expect, the AC was on all the time.  I much prefer Fall. … Continue reading

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Baseball season is over…

The AA Bantam Championships were this past weekend.  We played in Brantford.  We didn’t play well. In the Friday night opener, we lost to Waterloo.  On Saturday, we lost to Oakville.  Our run at the championship was over. We were … Continue reading

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Final week of baseball…

Baseball wraps up this week.  Well, it should anyway.  I guess it might go into Labour Day Monday but I doubt that we will have the pitching that we need to go that long into the tournament – guess we … Continue reading

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@DancesWithZeus

I think that I’ve explained this before, but, seeing as I added a “Follow Me” button in the BLOG, I figured I’d explain it all again. I have a friend, RK, who is perhaps 1/32 Native American (Native Canadian?).  Anyway, … Continue reading

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My Birthday Festival

Went out for lunch today with T, we went to Carlos Cantina, an excellent little Mexican place on St. Paul Street.  T bought as well in honour of my birthday, thanks T. For dinner, I went to Boston Pizza with … Continue reading

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Sunday morning blahs…

You have to love weather forecasts.  I checked the weather last night.  It indicated that there was a ZERO percent chance of rain today (Sunday).  I woke up at 5:30 this morning and there was a thunder storm and rain… … Continue reading

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Dundas Tournament Update

We played an excellent game in Dundas in the semi-final.  It was the top of the 7th inning, we intentionally loaded the bases (with one out) so that we could cause a force at home.  All was going to plan … Continue reading

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