A: Skin-diving! Love, Life, and APBA’s Kenneth Heard heard a buzzing as a billion biting mosquitoes made a meal of his body the other night. Heard’s 1950 APBA Baseball replay had to be put on hold while he battled them, Wile E. Coyote style. Joba Chamberlain can relate:
I’m hoping some of you APBA Baseball gurus can answer this question. I know there are as many APBA homebrewed modifications and systems out there as there are Derek Jeter’s ex-girlfriends, but, like Derek Jeter’s ex-girlfriends, I’m too inexperienced to know much about them. Can anyone answer this question in the comments below? _______________________________________________ John Reeder asks: April 9, 2014 at 9:11 pm I’ve been interested for some time in getting APBA, particularly the BAT2 set. But I’ve been gun shy since I learned about the no-control-of-steals situation. Is there no way around that? The one big thing I liked … Continue reading
1915: Dick Seitz, creator and founder of the APBA game company was born. 1946: Jim “Catfish” Hunter, Hall of Fame pitcher, was born 1954: Gary Carter, Hall of Fame catcher, was born 1973: Eddie Miksis, who once lent his glove to Ernie Banks, died 1974: Henry Aaron hits career home run #715, surpassing Babe Ruth’s record.
The most recent set of APBA Soccer cards to be released is the 2012-13 season of Italy’s Serie A. This is the first set to feature the newest innovation for the game: Individual Defense Ratings. We don’t know exactly how the new ratings will be used in conjunction with the game, but it is exciting to see that the company has heard our appeals for this feature and has made an effort to appease fans of the game. The most recent announcement regarding the game came in the APBA newsletter of January 21st. Two Italian League Series A sets are … Continue reading
If we are painstaking about this phase of our development, we will be amazed before we are halfway through. We will know a new freedom and a new happiness. We will comprehend the word serenity and we will know peace. We will not regret the past nor wish to shut the door on it. No matter how far down the scale we have gone, we will see how our experience can benefit others. That feeling of uselessness and self pity will disappear. We will lose interest in selfish things and gain interest in our fellows. Self-seeking will slip away. Our … Continue reading