Making A Case For A José Fernandez Award

I am still haunted by the September morning I woke up and checked my Twitter feed to learn that Miami Marlins pitcher José Fernandez lost his life in a boating accident. I could instantly feel this wave of grief cripple me. He had his whole life ahead of him. He was going to become aContinue reading “Making A Case For A José Fernandez Award”

A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Miami Marlins Outfielder Corey Dickerson

Let’s do some basic arithmetic. A Major League Baseball player from Mississippi + a loving husband and father + a super kind member of society + a Major League Baseball All-Star Designated Hitter + a Gold Glove Award winner + a nominee for a Platinum Glove = Corey Dickerson. I have had a highly positiveContinue reading “A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Miami Marlins Outfielder Corey Dickerson”

A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Pittsburgh Pirates Second Baseman/Outfielder Adam Frazier

I remember getting to see the Pittsburgh Pirates for the very first time ever on September 1, 2019, five years after having become a fan of the team. The game started off with Adam Frazier hitting a lead-off home run, which is when the first batter of the half-inning hits a home run off theContinue reading “A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Pittsburgh Pirates Second Baseman/Outfielder Adam Frazier”

A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Washington Nationals Manager Davey Martinez

“Boom!” That has to be the most iconic way to start a press conference, especially if you are Davey Martinez and have just led your team from zero to hero in one baseball season flat. Davey is an iconic king and we need to protect him at all costs. Davey is a Libra, having beenContinue reading “A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Washington Nationals Manager Davey Martinez”

A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Minnesota Twins Outfielder Max Kepler

Er ist so schön! Sein Kichern und seine Stimme lassen mich in Ohnmacht fallen! Seine Grübchen und sein Lählen sind auch so attraktiv! Translation: He is so beautiful! His giggle and voice make me swoon! His dimples and smile are also so attractive! Okay, it’s evident I’m talking about a boy. But which boy? HisContinue reading “A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Minnesota Twins Outfielder Max Kepler”

A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of San Diego Padres Shortstop Fernando Tatis, Jr.

Luscious, long hair. A piercing, prize-winning smile. Handsome, chocolate brown eyes. What do these have in common? They describe the young, elite, star San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr., known as El Niño, or as I like to call him, and as I will refer to him, Bebo. There is no doubt he’s oneContinue reading “A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of San Diego Padres Shortstop Fernando Tatis, Jr.”

A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Cleveland Indians Outfielder Tyler Naquin

I will never forget opening up my Twitter Direct Messages to find a message from the Cleveland Indians telling me I had won a Jim Thome Prize Pack and a Tyler Naquin signed baseball. I was the giddiest girl in the world when I read the message. As soon as I got the text messageContinue reading “A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of Cleveland Indians Outfielder Tyler Naquin”

My Top 10 Favorite Major League Baseball Social Media Accounts

Social media plays a key role in the professional sports industry. Not only do they provide in-game updates and schedule updates, but they are sources of humor and fan interactions. In my opinion, sports account social media speaks volumes about the atmosphere of the fans and the team. With that being said, here are myContinue reading “My Top 10 Favorite Major League Baseball Social Media Accounts”

My High School Classmate Is A Major Leaguer—My Thoughts, Feelings, And Reactions

I remember feeling excited when I saw on Facebook that Codi Heuer was drafted by the Chicago White Sox. Words could not describe how well-deserved I thought that was. That excitement multiplied when he finally got called up to the majors. I couldn’t be happier for him.. Codi and I attended high school together allContinue reading “My High School Classmate Is A Major Leaguer—My Thoughts, Feelings, And Reactions”

A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of The Colorado Rockies Social Media Team

I fondly remember joining Twitter in August of 2015, during my first two weeks of college. My geology professor suggested joining the website to stay updated on university related geology information and content. As soon as I joined, one of the very first Twitter accounts I followed was the Colorado Rockies. It turned out toContinue reading “A Somewhat Brief Appreciation Of The Colorado Rockies Social Media Team”