Tich’s Take


By Alex Tichenor Baseball was my favorite sport growing up. I ate up anything related to baseball. I read anything related to baseball. I went out in the yard to throw whenever I could. As a 9-year-old, there might not have been anything I loved more. Now, as a 22-year-old, …

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Editorial: ‘New Era’ confined to uniforms

MLB should be more accepting of change Every club in Major League Baseball (MLB) and all of its minor league teams have their baseball caps made by New Era Cap Company. But ironically, the MLB’s choice of brand does not reflect the landscape of the league today. Baseball is arguably …

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Editorial: Crossing the line

play ball — MLB Hall-of-Famer Ozzie Smith started a petition to make Opening Day a holiday. Google Images

Should MLB Opening Day be recognized as a national holiday? “MLB Opening Day is more than just the beginning of the season. It’s a symbol of rebirth. The coming of spring. The return of America’s national pastime. It’s a state of mind where anything is possible.” So reads part of …

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