Last week, The Baseball United Foundation held our first fundraising event. The event was called Lunch With Doc Gooden, because, well, it featured former Mets and Yankees pitcher Doc Gooden and lunch! The event was a big success and Doc… Continue Reading
Here is a phone interview I recently did with Syed Khawar Shah – the father of baseball in Pakistan: Here’s what I learned: Baseball has been played in Pakistan since 1992 There are over 30,000 people playing baseball in Pakistan… Continue Reading
In my work as the founder of The Baseball United Foundation, we focus primarily on Europe and the United States. But we are baseball fans and we love to hear stories about how baseball is spreading across the world. Iran,… Continue Reading
If you’re familiar with the history of baseball in Ireland, you already know that Ireland has a rich history of bat and ball sports. The most popular of those sports is hurling. The theory goes like this: Ireland’s youth baseball… Continue Reading
Everytime I hear some self-proclaimed social media guru talk about the power of social/web/2.0/whatever, I think about the Mouth Farting Horse and how social media isn’t always about branding, selling, or shaping people’s opinions. Sometimes, social media is all about… Continue Reading
Another Nilsson post because, well, nobody else sang movie credits like this. Possible best lyric ever? “Executive Assistant to the Producer… Nat Rudich!” Questions? Comments? Send ’em to me on Twitter.
Baseball is very popular in The Netherlands. In fact, it’s so popular, they are playing a variant of the game in nursing homes, called Bean Bag Baseball: Questions? Comments? Send ’em to me on Twitter.
In American minor league baseball, I’ve seen hot dog eating contests and pie eating contests. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a sushi eating contest at a baseball game, but I could be wrong. But I definitely haven’t seen a… Continue Reading
Just found this randomly… Not much to add: Questions? Comments? Send ’em to me on Twitter.
Really interesting takes on songwriting, career choices, the music business, ProTools, Ghostbusters, infomercials and confidence, from Ray Parker Jr. – the guy who wrote the theme to Pryor’s Place: Questions? Comments? Send ’em to me on Twitter.