There were five ballfields within a square kilometer of the house in which I spent the bulk of my childhood. They were all similar in that their upkeep had been largely neglected by the community, yet each wore its neglect differently. One had a gaping hole in the chain link fence behind home plate, another…
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It’s 11:49 p.m. EDT, and I’m sitting here staring slack-jawed at a 13-inch television set. In St. Louis, the remnants of what was a crowd of 47,000 people are going nuts, and the Cardinals are jumping around as if they’ve won the World Series. Edgar Renteria has just hit a three-run home run to cap a six-run ninth inning, giving the Cards a 10-9 victory.