Thursday Morning Click-Thru: 1/19/2012

In last week’s Thursday Morning Click-Thru, I mentioned a book I’ve been reading called “The Golden Game – the Story of Baseball in California.”  The book has a great chapter on Ernest Thayer, who was working in California for William Randolph Hearst when he penned “Casey At the Bat“.I was looking up Thayer this morning when I came across a terrific piece from @dianagram over at ESPN’s affiliate site Value Over Replacement Grit.  The article attempts to find a real life game that played out exactly as Thayer describes Mudville’s final at bat.  Loved it. Bleacher Report – a sports … Continue reading