Braves baseball starts today and isn’t it great that a new season is here. Mother Nature may still be stingy with springtime weather, but she can’t hold back the start of Braves baseball. It is here and ain’t it great!
What I love about baseball is that once it starts, it is with us every day…
The next six and a half months baseball will always be here to wrap its arms around us and comfort us when we are down, help pass the time when we are bored, provide interesting conversation and debate, give us hours and hours of enjoyment watching games and reading about them on the internet, and most of all sharing games with our family and friends.
Where basketball is frenetic and football is split second, baseball is slow and relaxing. You can read the paper during the game, or have a conversation, or be in the kitchen making something to eat and when a big play happens not miss the real-time action. When the crowd noise erupts or the announcer alerts, all you have to do is look up, or flash your 4.5 speed to get in front of the TV as the play continues to unfold.
So good luck to the Braves this season and let the games begin!