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Baseball was my life

Mary Jo Melone

Baseball was my life

the stories of West Tampa

by Mary Jo Melone

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Published by Clyde Press in Tampa, FL .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesStories from West Tampa
StatementMary Jo Melone and Art Keeble
ContributionsKeeble, Art
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV863.F62 W476 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24500202M
ISBN 109780578049397
LC Control Number2010921776
OCLC/WorldCa639559264

Now, the reason I like baseball is because there is more to it than just on the field. Remembering that failure is an essential part of the game of life Baseball was my life book help us let go of unnecessary fear, worry, and self judgment. After his return, Marichal lost his last three decisions, while the Dodgers won 15 of their last 16 games and the National League pennant, on their way to becoming World Series champions. Less is said about the rest of us. I have been playing baseball now for 26 years. Unbelievers, however, will be judged on their own works, and no matter how good those works were, they cannot earn that person salvation: "And anyone not found written in the Book of Life was cast into the lake of fire.

Share your thoughts, ideas, insights, and more on my blog below. Two months later, on a rainy November day, I responded to a notice summoning me to the local post office to collect a certified package. I know things. All rights reserved. The reaction of others when you hit a home run, make a great play, or strike someone out also fueled me to always give my very best effort. First Baseman, 4.

Two requests for blotting out come from men: Moses in Exodus and Baseball was my life book psalmist in Psalm Sometimes he misses and can look bad at the plate. Five Seasons collects Angell's New Yorker columns from towhich eloquently and passionately recount the profound changes that the game was going through at the time. Veeck — As in Wreck: The Autobiography of Bill Veeck by Blll Veeck with Ed Linn There will never be another owner like Bill Veeck, the erudite populist whose flair for promotion inspired him to build an exploding scoreboard in Chicago and send a midget up to the plate in St. If you truly love something then you need to be willing to do whatever it takes to make it a success.


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