Day: January 24, 2014

Baseball, Springsteen, infomercials and anything else that comes to mind

On my way home from work this evening, I decided to open my iPad to Joe Posnanski’s blog and just read and read until the train pulled up at the Silver Spring station.  Thirty-five minutes of bliss. Why? Perhaps I wanted to think about something besides work.  As my colleague Allie said yesterday, “It has been a very long short week.” Perhaps I am really getting sick of this endless string of days with temperatures in the single digits and wind chills below zero. (I vote for this as the real reason.  I don’t mind cold, but enough already!) Perhaps it is my first step in 2014 in my own personal baseball preseason, a topic I’ve written on before. Or perhaps I just needed my regular fix of Joe.  What’s not to love in a blog with the subtitle of “Curiously long post about baseball, Springsteen, infomercials and anything else that comes to mind.” If you don’t know Joe Posnanski, you haven’t looked over to the right in my “Baseball Online” links and clicked on …