Baseball : The Abhorrent Baseball Season

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The Abhorrent Baseball Season
The most embarrassing baseball season in my life was in spring 2014. I played baseball for a decade when I decided to retire. I thought that I should end on the best season I have ever had because I’ve had already made up my mind that this season was going to be my last season. I played for North West in the junior division. There was only one other junior team, so we had to travel a lot for our games. I was probably the fifth or sixth best player on the team (I was a very average player). My team was not the best team in the league, but they were the worst. I think that we would have won a game, if we would have picked up our heads after the first lost. The first month of the season was training. The team was doing all right; our star player Justin was our starter pitcher and our cleanup hitter. Billy, the coach’s son, was a horrible pitcher. But since he was the coach’s son, he pitched for us. I was the center fielder for most of the season. Towards the end of the season, I played shortstop. When it was time for our first game I was ebullient. I couldn’t wait to smack one over the center fielder’s head. Our first match we played the other junior team at North West which was way better than us, but we still had high spirits. The first couple of innings, nothing happened the teams were evenly matched. During the fourth inning our star player Justin nailed the ball into right field and got a triple. The next batter gets a single…
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