In Baltimore for a couple of games to promote the Steve Blass autobiography, A Pirate For Life. This was the city of Steve's greatest game...Game 7 of the 1971 World Series, a 2-1 complete game win.
Talked Yankee mid-seventies baseball with Orioles color commentator Rick Dempsey, who played for the Yankees as Thurman Munson's backup catcher before achieving a degree of fame and a 1983 World Series MVP with Baltimore.
Meeting some of these guys that played when I was a kid is the best part of the book project. It's like my baseball ca