RING LARDNER & THE 1914 MIRACLE BRAVES

By |2020-03-23T19:16:02-04:00October 1st, 2014|Categories: Blog|

Here is a link to an ode to the 1914 Miracle Braves written by Ring Lardner.  Lardner was a prolific writer, mainly about sports and especially baseball, but he also wrote about the theater and life in general.  His column in the Chicago Tribune [...]

Oldtime Baseball Game Goes National!

By |2020-03-23T19:16:46-04:00August 19th, 2014|Categories: Blog|

The annual Oldtime Baseball Game, which will be played Monday night, August 25, at St. Peter’s Field in North Cambridge, has gone national!  Unless you have been living under a rock you have watched your friends, and many celebrities, pour a buc [...]

$20,000,000+ OR $425?

By |2020-03-23T19:17:16-04:00April 9th, 2014|Categories: Blog|

If you can’t raise the $20 million-plus to bid on the original of Norman Rockwell’s “The Rookie,” you might want to spend $425 on a unique plaque commemorating the 100th anniversary of the opening of Fenway Park. Christie’s Auction House, the pr [...]