Let MLB expand to DFW, why not?

(This is my post from WFAA.com on July 15, 2015.) Prior to the Major League Baseball All-Star break, I was immersed in the fun of another Crosstown Classic. I was at Wrigley Field and watched the second game of a series between the Chicago White Sox and the Chicago Cubs. With a game like this,…

Why is this song on my iPhone?

On Monday, I went for a run. Just like every other run, I listened to music. This time, I kept thinking, “why is this song on my iPhone??!?!” Prepare yourself for a journey in-between my ears for the story of which songs are a result of my baseball broadcasting career. “Tighten Up” by Archie Bell…

The Most Meaningful Home Opener

I have looked forward to the home opener of the Major League Baseball season every year since I was a little kid growing up in Deerfield, Illinois. However, it’s the home opener this year that I might be looking forward to the most. I’ll explain why momentarily. When I was growing up in the northern…

Stand-up Comedy? Holy cow!

“Why not try doing stand-up comedy?” That’s what a close friend asked me as we sat around the kitchen table this past weekend. Her husband and my wife nodded approvingly to that suggestion. Technically, I think I tried stand-up comedy already. I’ll get to my point soon. Thursday was the 15th Annual Toast to Harry…