Flip Flop Flying


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So, from Major League Baseball to Class A Minor League Baseball to Milwaukee Parks and Recreation League softball. Just around the corner, under the flight path of General Mitchell International Airport, a bunch of Wisconsinites sucked down beers, smoked cigs, and hit, caught, and threw a big yellow ball until a-team-I-don’t-know-the-name-of beat the Guerrillas 13-6. Tomorrow, I’ll be standing in the baseball department of Modell’s Sporting Goods, watching dads buying baseball gloves for their kids.

Written by Craig

June 11th, 2008 at 10:57 pm

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  1. (long-time blog reader here, and apparently we have a distant mutual friend in germany)

    welcome to midwest usa craig, where someone is playing baseball every night during the summer ;)

    if you happen to make it to southwest missouri (springfield) on your way to st. louis, let me know… i can offer a place to stay as well as a decent minor league game to go and watch.. or a minor league soccer game perhaps.


    12 Jun 08 at 06:29

  2. “gotta go to Mo’s, gotta go to Mo’s YEAH…”

    Modell’s in-store jingle is still in my head, 15 months after visiting a store in Manhattan…THAT’s an proper ohrwurm

    The Marshall

    12 Jun 08 at 12:53

  3. It seems like you’re in the mood to appreciate this:


    Improv Everywhere’s “Best Game Ever”.

    Marc Snyder

    12 Jun 08 at 15:44

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