Tag Archives: Satchel Paige

The Books Of Youth

One of the events I looked forward to most years ago was the school “book fair.” (Do these things still happen?) There were always many sports books and I was very, very lucky–my parents were able and willing to buy … Continue reading

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Going Mobile! MLB players from Mobile, Alabama

According to the 2010 census, Mobile has 195,111 residents. (There were a little under 413,000 in Mobile County.) It is home to the Port of Mobile and an active shipyard which churns out vessels for both the U.S. and British … Continue reading

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