The Congressional Baseball Game in 1918 (above). It's been played since 1909 and remains the lone competitive sport between the two parties in Congress. More proof that Baseball and Politics have always been intertwined.
As the first post on this site, I'd like to welcome everyone to The Catch, my new baseball blog dedicated to the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp, major and minor league baseball, and anything else I can think of that might be baseball-related. (There will be other stuff from time to time) Baseball has been a huge... Continue Reading →