“Baseball is like church. Many attend, but few understand.” –Wes Westrum, Catcher for the NY Giants 1947 – 57 A while back, I sought the advice of a spiritual guru who came strongly recommended by a friend. After transitioning into a job that increased my pay but decreased my joy,
“Baseball breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again, and it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings, and then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall all alone.” – A.