Time and America’s Pastime: Baseball With My Dad

By |2019-06-15T21:07:43-05:00June 15th, 2019|Categories: Baseball, Conservatism, Family, Sports|

My early childhood was so steeped in the narrative of baseball that for years I really believed the New York Yankees were a criminal gang. Cal Ripken, Sr., and Cal Ripken, Jr. Moments before the opening pitch of a Giants-Cardinals doubleheader at the Polo Grounds in the summer of 1934, my dad [...]