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Baseball Trip

The Mets triumphed! 
I have been a fan for many years
How many of you out there in the darkness 
care about what happened in Citifield
I even have a T-Shirt which shows the Brooklyn Dodgers on it
They were a ground - breaking team
Allowing the first black player 
to show off his skills
They also had the great Sandy Koufax 
Who some considered to be "King of the Jews"
 To his credit 
 he took off on the high holidays
 and inspired poetry when he did!

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 8/27/2019 7:09:00 PM
Wonderful tribute to baseball. It used to be AMerican's favorite sport until Stupid football came along and ruined everything. Uggg, I hate that sport. Baseball is so much nicer.
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Matthew Anish
Date: 8/27/2019 9:45:00 PM
I agree - baseball is nicer. I do follow other sports. My sister prefers football and says baseball is boring. I don't agree with that and will probably write more baseball poems in the future. Peace & Love Matthew Anish
Date: 8/22/2019 1:36:00 PM
Your loyalty to your team is wonderful to see, I know nothing about the sport but enjoyed reading your poem :-) hugs Jan xx
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Date: 8/22/2019 1:13:00 PM
Mazel Tov to Koufax! My grandson, Eddie is a Little Leaue All star. He's quite the pitcher. Plans to be in the MLB. They attend many A's games. Baseball is a big thing in my family. My son in law taught me some of what you mentioned. Good piem Play Ball! Panagiota
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