16
NOV
2014

The Bright and Terrifying Future

Saturday night. I’m sucking down a beer, my first and only of the evening, a treat for surviving another Saturday in the EMBA grinder. I tweeted about class, live in class. First time I’ve done that since starting the program. I know, I know, what a waste of my education. But our...
01
APR
2014

Sour Grapes

Yesterday I got called out by one of my former coworkers at Rogers for being/having  “sour grapes” because I spent most of opening day being snarky about the Toronto Blue Jays’ loss to the Tampa Bay Rays. This coworker hypothesized that my “new...
22
SEP
2012

Media, Baseball, Fear, and Validation.

Caught up with an old teammate yesterday. It was good for a lot of reasons. Nostalgia, memories, tales. But mainly because since joining the broadcasting team, I’ve been afraid of my old teammates. When I think about why I am, it’s completely illogical. The game...
30
AUG
2012

Airing It Out On Air.

Well, my tenure as a broadcaster with Rogers is almost up. The last show of Baseball Central will air September 6th, and then I’ll hop a CRV back to Ohio. Some of you might be sad to see me go. Some of you might be glad to be rid of me. Most of you will just be like,...
28
JUL
2012

All Life is a Stage

It’s strange to walk through the Jays clubhouse as a member of the media. I feel like I’m walking over a grave, or, at the very least, trespassing. Maybe  I am, or maybe it’s just my perception. It’s hard to say. Funny thing perception. For a while, during...