The thermometer reads 42 degrees but the handy Weather app reminds us that the gale force winds make it feel like -62 degrees. Okay, maybe it feels like 36 degrees. Three coaches and ten 11- and 12-year old baseball players arrive for the Friday 8:00 game under the lights. First base is an island in the middle of standing muddy water - motivation for Katie and Alex to dig out everything thrown to them. The game starts with a beautiful catch in center field by Parker. We lose Friday evening but we did get to play. The only thing worse than losing a baseball game is not playing a baseball game.
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