I had some time before work this morning, so I took a walk around downtown to take some pictures. I gravitated toward Busch Stadium to see how "Ballpark Village" is coming along, visit the statue garden, and see if the yard looked ready for baseball. Well, it might be ready, but it's hard to tell … Continue reading Ready Or Not, Baseball Season Starts In One Week
Oh what fun it is ... to leave the flash on while you're taking pictures in a snowstorm!
Temperature right around 32 degrees. Steady snow falling that felt, really, like rain. And a cold, cold wind whipping around between the city buildings. Not a great day for City Garden, and for much of the time that I walked through today, I was the only soul in sight. A perfect day for black and … Continue reading Not Much Going On At City Garden Today
Six inches of snow, followed by several days of temperatures in the teens or 20s. Rinse. Repeat. That's January in St. Louis so far. Or at least the last couple of weeks. And although the driving portions of the roads have been cleared nicely, the edges of the roads and the sidewalks have been covered … Continue reading Forecast: Snow, Ice, Slush, Snow, Slush…
Really? Baseball already? Spring training began this week. Well, last week, if you count pitchers and catchers. Forgive me if I don't share the reverence that some apparently feel for the phrase "Pitchers and catchers report..." This morning, it was 20 degrees in St. Louis. Early April is six weeks away, but there's a reasonably … Continue reading Spring Training