Tuesday, May 10, 2005

Dirtbag Ball Weekend

Friday

Baseball practice
Hanging out on patio with team
Another patio w/ Krazy Courier Girl
Yet another patio w/ KCG and friends
Cold tea in Chinatown until very late

Saturday

Stumble out of unfamiliar apartment (#1) still in ball clothes
Head to park looking for noon pickup game
Drink coffee
No pickup game but Granola Girl comes by
Join GG’s team for a ball practice
GG’s team and the other team on the next diamond, start impromptu game
Have coffee and chat w/ GG
Head off to patio to resolve this issue, things go well
Grab supplies (beer) and head over to poker game
Play cards with interesting people including one of the scions of a Canadian literary icon
Game breaks up way early and head over to local bar
Many beers, shots, and bon mots at bar
Cold tea in Chinatown until very late

Sunday

Stumble out of unfamiliar apartment (#2) still in ball clothes
Head to park looking for afternoon pickup game
Drink coffee
Watch part of VE day parade
Play in pickup game
Head to other diamond for ball league’s opening ceremonies
Head back to first diamond for game
Team plays well and wins 9 – 3 (yay!)
Celebratory beer/shots at the Bar

Monday

Stumble out of unfamiliar apartment (#3) still in ball clothes
Drink coffee
Finally head home
Examine sunburn, including Rudolph like nose, ponder various aches and pains, question whether I’m getting too old for this. (No)
Recover

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