Today is Father's Day and it's a time for many of us to give thanks to Dad. For some of us, it is a time to reflect on being a fatherly role model to our children and to give thanks to our own Dad.
The image of a Dad, to me, represents the male role model in life spending time with his children, whether it's teaching his kids to hunt, fish, work around the house, or perhaps sitting in on a tea party for his daughter. Thankfully, I had a good one who never seemed too busy for a game of catch … [Read More...]
The first tour of the summer has come and gone. It was a quick trip to Chicago where we spent all three nights in the same hotel in the suburbs. It was especially memorable because it marked the first time in 12 years that I was able to bring one of my two children with on a tour. My oldest, Paige, is now 8-years old and joined me in seeing her first ball parks not located in Minnesota.
The trip began with our arrival to Schaumburg by 5:00 p.m. and an evening reception at the hotel … [Read More...]
Alex Rodriguez recently hit home run number 660, which tied Willie Mays for fourth on the all-time list. He will most likely hit another and leave Mays behind in the coming days. As Mays said in a recent statement to congratulate Rodriguez, "Milestones in baseball are meant to be broken and I wish him continued success throughout his career."
While Mays took the high road, most baseball fans aren't too fond of the player some know as A-Roid, A-Fraud, etc. His name has become synonymous … [Read More...]