Baseball related songs: “Paradise By The Dashboard Light” by Meatloaf

In this edition of Baseball related songs we pay attention to Paradise By The Dashboard Light, performed by Meatloaf. Coming from his album "Bat out of Hell", "Paradise By the Dashboard Light" is by far his greatest hit. In 1977, Meatloaf released his single "Paradise By The Dashboard Light". It would be a part of …

Yankees by the numbers: one uniform number less to play with

Coming Friday, the Yankees will sign Bernie Williams to a minor league contract, after which he will retire as a Yankee. This will happen nine years after he played his final game with the American League team from New York. The Yankees will retire his number 51 one month later on May 24. The former …

Cardines Field in Newport, Rhodes Island

In my post about Rickwood Field I wrote that that was the oldes still standing ballpark in the US. Well, today I learned that that is not the case. I have made a correction. It is the oldest standing ballpark where professional baseball is played, even though it is only once per year. The (arguably) …