Posts Tagged ‘St. Louis Cardinals’

New Year, New Season

Ron and Patti recap their last six months, discuss the Home Run On Wheels book release in July and Holmes’ victory over cancer, and talk about what’s next for Home Run On Wheels. The first baseball game of 2019 for Home Run On Wheels is in the books after seeing the Memphis Redbirds for the…

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MLB postseason recap and World Series predictions

Ron and Patti recap the MLB postseason and give their World Series predictions, which are not the same. We saw the Dodgers go 2-2 and the Red Sox win two of three on our 30-stadium MLB trip. We also provide an update on Holmes as he battles cancer. Spoiler alert: He’s responding very well to…

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Former MLB Umpire Gary Darling

Former MLB umpire Gary Darling joined the podcast to discuss Umps Care and his nearly 30-year career. Umps Care is a charity foundation that works with children’s hospitals and foster care organizations to get kids out to games. The umpires also visit hospitals to talk baseball with kids. Gary explains the origins of Umps Care…

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An Emotional End To The Journey

We have attended our final regular-season game of the year, but the immediate focus isn’t on our next trip but on our dog, Holmes, who has been diagnosed with lymphoma. Holmes, the 11-year-old Home Run On Wheels “Barketing Manager,” attended three games with us, but now he has begun chemotherapy and our future plans are…

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