Baseball’s spring training is always a time of hope, but this year is in a whole different category.
All who have listened to even a bit my radio program know that I’m a fan of Cleveland sports: the Browns, Indians and Cavaliers—and of course the Ohio State Buckeyes football team.
As the Indians—and all of major league baseball—begin spring training game, the air is filled with a sentiment all too rare for many months: hope.
The Indians will be at Progressive Field starting April 5—and there will be fans in the stands, limited capacity at first, but fans loudly cheering and lustily booing. Television cameras will be able to pan the stands and not see cutouts, but kids with mitts hoping for a foul tip at Progressive Field.
Vaccines are rolling out. People are going back to work and school.
I’ve been scheduled for my second shot myself.
2020 was a very long year.
But what a great year 2021 will be.
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