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Thursday, August 06, 2009

Back on the Horse

Nearly two weeks later, I'm still getting over my big cardiac scare. It has been difficult both physically and emotionally. But the way I figure, I'm still here and it's about time to get back to doing the things I love. Like going to Phillies games. Tickets to see the World Champions are hard to come by these days, but I was able to score a pair to today's game, featuring the debut of newly-acquired ace pitcher Cliff Lee.

The only thing hanging in the balance was the weather. But with Fox 29 chief meteorologist and my good friend John Bolaris in the house, I figured we were in good shape. And with Cliff Lee on the mound, the Phillies were in good shape, cruising to a 3-1 win over the visiting Colorado Rockies. It was the first time in five tries this season I witnessed a Phillies victory. I truly enjoyed myself and it was big step for me as I try to get back to normal.


ratler9782 said...

It's about time they won! Hope you are doing better, buddy :)


Anonymous said...

We miss Cliff Lee here in Cleveland. Don't know what the Indians are doing... Glad your cardiac situation has stabilized. Your blog is filled with humor and candid reality that I enjoy so much. --Nancy in Cleveland

Anonymous said...

but what about the horse?