The Reissue: Living Vicariously Through Spring Training

The Reissue: Living Vicariously Through Spring Training

It's finally time for spring training, folks... hallelujah, baseball is back! We ran this piece last year, but because the sentiment – that the reemergence of baseball provides relief from the depths of winter – always holds true, we're giving it to you again (with some slight changes and amendments). Enjoy! *** You step outside, onto your do...
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Stan Musial

Living Vicariously Through Spring Training

You step outside, onto your doorstep, and instantly a biting chill hits. The small amount of exposed flesh between toque and scarf takes the blow and tenses up. It is definitely below zero, most likely snowing — tearing tends to impede vision. There is snow. It is not only falling down from the clouds, but a thick layer blankets everything. Tho...
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