Dick Trust

Baseball Is Back:  Bringing Pedro Home

Baseball Is Back: Bringing Pedro Home

Veteran baseball writer Dick Trust reminds us that there was a day when a teenage fan could form a relationship with a major league player and even be invited into the clubhouse! Pedro Ramos was a cigar-smoking Cuban right-handed pitcher with the Washington Senators when I met him in early summer 1959. After I got his autograph outside the Hotel… Read more →

Baseball is Back: Taxi to Fenway

Baseball is Back: Taxi to Fenway

Sometimes the good old days weren’t nearly as good as we would like to think.  But as you will read in Dick Trust’s wonderful story, sometimes they were even better!             There was a time not so long ago when a young baseball fan could ride in a taxi to Fenway Park with a couple of major league ballplayers.              I… Read more →