No baseball. Lots of work. Here’s a throwaway post to tide everyone over.
When I first met our own David Watkins in the stands at Jingu, I was impressed at the breadth and depth of his baseball knowledge, not to mention his enthusiasm for the game. After all, baseball has about the fan base of curling whence he hails.
Then I stumbled upon this and it all became clear:
(Yes, I know. It’s a slow day and this took so little effort. . .)
That’s actually the Philadelphia Phillies’ catcher Dave Watkins, of course. He played only the 1969 season.