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  1. Date: 5/27/2013 8:19:00 PM
    I actually did the same thing recently. This is so descriptive it made me cry. I'm determined to play though. This is a favorite.

  1. Date: 4/24/2013 7:24:00 PM
    Caleb, congratulations with your poem on Andrea's, favorite list. always~ Linda

  1. Date: 4/23/2013 7:04:00 AM
    Funny that we both entered poems in this contest that are chiefly prose! I loved reading this one again, Caleb. Maybe you're the prose ninja!

  1. Date: 4/23/2013 6:47:00 AM
    The ballpark holds so many memories for me too..we spent the summer there it seems, when my boys were growing up. This is a wonderful piece and gave me a lump in my throat. congrats. BG

  1. Date: 4/23/2013 2:47:00 AM
    I can see why is was faved Caleb xx

  1. Date: 4/22/2013 10:46:00 PM
    Many congrats dear friend. I can so understand why Andrea choose this.

  1. Date: 4/22/2013 10:19:00 PM
    Wonderful piece! I can just see you there, dusting off home plate. Congratulations on your win! Jack

  1. Date: 4/5/2013 4:58:00 PM
    Memories..Congrats on your win..Sara

  1. Date: 4/4/2013 4:58:00 PM
    Knew it would be a winner..congrats.Donna..

  1. Date: 4/4/2013 4:31:00 PM
    Caleb, the kids all called my Dad the "Baseball God" and had him touch their bats for good luck. He followed grandchildren to the state playoffs in Austin on two occassions. When I was League President, we built a new Senior League field. Three nephews played there and went to college on scholarships. One beat Notre Dame and said "no" to the Padres. Another went to Cincinatti, and a third was a Regional All-American. My son is 18 and 0 this year as coach. They still live your dream. RAY

  1. Date: 4/4/2013 3:06:00 PM
    Thank you for all the kind support Caleb... xox..pd

  1. Date: 4/4/2013 3:04:00 PM
    Hi*<3 Congratulations with your wonderful and lovely poem. Sending small simple smiles all over the soup. Love-Linda

  1. Date: 4/3/2013 2:50:00 PM
    Lovely memories, well done ...Seren

  1. Date: 4/3/2013 9:17:00 AM
    Caleb, this is so breath taking! Wow. Congrats on your win! :)

  1. Date: 4/2/2013 10:54:00 PM
    Caleb, I found no new post from you today. I can't stay here too long but i want to find some old ones of yours to read later. Hopefully tomorrow I will have a lot more time here. Have a great Wednesday. it's not quite arrived here in Utah!!

  1. Date: 4/2/2013 10:42:00 PM
    This is so touching and beautiful. Many congrats Caleb.

  1. Date: 4/2/2013 7:13:00 PM
    Congrats, Caleb! :)

  1. Date: 4/2/2013 6:10:00 PM
    Congrats, Caleb. Great job. Nice going. Ralph

  1. Date: 4/2/2013 4:31:00 PM
    This is so beautiful and sad. Congratulaions Caleb. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 4/2/2013 4:22:00 PM
    I didn't know this was for a contest but either way you have told a wonderful tale, very well told story.