Buddy, why did the boss reject

your football headline

that, sparingly, spoke

of backfielders? --- 

What does he call the baseball 3

who patrol the outfield

and the 4 who scoot and staff

the infield?


Here's wishing you had seen

Joe DiMaggio attack the throw

with controlled fire,

and drill the ball on a bullet line

and nail the target

a split-second before the speeder

and out him.

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Volume 1, Issue 6, Posted 8:32 PM, 10.30.2009