My boy Tom has posted a piece on his great blog, The Last Step into the Cellar, about a recent Little League game, a bad call, and what that call means in the larger context of sports and children and the United States.
Check it out:
A Perfect Game?
And while we’re on the subject, I’m so sad about Rafael Palmeiro. How naïve am I that I believed him and that I still find myself wanting to believe that it was an accident?
Maybe if he’d had a different coach as a kid this wouldn’t have happened.