Looking out my Backdoor: Job application for sports person
Last updated 10/13/2023 at 11:50am
I recently spotted an opening for a sports person for the newspaper. I didn’t read the description closely but am confident I could quickly polish and perfect my qualifications for the position.
When I was 9 or 10 years old, before we moved to Montana, my dad took me to a Cardinal’s game at the stadium in Louisville, Kentucky, a skip, a jump and a slide across the Ohio River from where we lived. The game was at night and the field was well-lighted. I did wonder if the players had a hard time keeping an eye on the baseball when it flew through the shadows. I noticed that...