For Garry on the occasion of his birthday … Casey at the Bat

Casey at the Bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer The outlook wasn't brilliant for the Mudville nine that day: The score stood four to two, with but one inning more to play, And then when Cooney died at first, and Barrows did the same, A pall-like silence fell upon the patrons of the game. A straggling … Continue reading For Garry on the occasion of his birthday … Casey at the Bat