September 9, 2008

Rockin' the Red: What makes baseball great

Rockin' the Red: What makes baseball great: "Then I heard it.

The roar of the crowd engulfed the stadium. Heck, it engulfed the entire game of baseball. I looked to McGwire, and he was skipping over first base in jubilation."


4thebirds...

... If you'd like to hear about #62 from someone who was there, check out Rockin' the Red.

The experience is told from the perspective of a youngster who is now reflecting about what he believes makes baseball great.

An inspirational read not to be missed ten years after McGwire's Big Night, and then, to realize that the excitement of the entire spectacle had a significance far beyond the person or the feat.