Top 5 Posts of 2018

Not surprisingly, the top 5 most visited posts of 2018 on my site have Milwaukee Brewers content.  Here they are from #5 to #1, with a little background on each: #5 – Gaylord Perry’s 15 Inning Marathon In the course of doing research for my Milwaukee Brewers historical book, I stumbled on a box score…

Interview with Author J. Daniel

Writer J. Daniel is in the final stages of working on a book with McFarland & Company covering the 1980 baseball season. Recently, Daniel took the time to talk with me about the thrilling season that culminated with a Philadelphia Phillies World Series trophy and what readers can expect to find in his book. You…

Milwaukee Brewers 2018 On Deck Event Recap

This past Sunday I attended the Milwaukee Brewers Annual Winter Fan Fest, more commonly known as Brewers On Deck. Here’s a recap of the event and a bit of my personal perspective, with a few photos to boot. My good friend picked me up at 8:00 a.m. and we made the 1.5-hour trek to Milwaukee’s…

Creativity Weekend 2018 Wrapup

Last January I posted for the first time about what I like to call a Creativity Weekend. What is it? Well… It all started a few years ago when my wife Sarah took up scrapbooking as a hobby.  She started out by creating two photo scrapbooks in memory of her cousin who passed away after…