Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Balance of a Proper Hitting Stroke and a Good Pitch Delivery

A  friend asked on Facebook for some pointers on coaching kids to hit the baseball.  Facebook doesn’t really provide me with the proper venue to answer him the way I would like, so I thought I would take to the … Continue reading

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Texas Football and the Big 12: A Legacy in Decline

This is the schedule for the University of Texas’ football team during the 2013 season: 2013 TEXAS FOOTBALL SCHEDULE (Home games in bold caps; all times TBA) AUG. 31: NEW MEXICO STATE Sept. 7: at BYU SEPT. 14: MISSISSIPPI SEPT. … Continue reading

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The Decline of Sports Journalism

As I was reading this piece by Bill Simmons at Grantland, I was struck by this paragraph: Something of a disconnect had emerged between my private conversations and the things I wrote for Grantland/ESPN. In essence, I had turned into … Continue reading

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