Four long years. Tonight was the culmination of four years work to create a a deal that was fair and affordable that would keep the Toronto Blue Jays Spring training home here in Dunedin. Dunedin isn’t a big city. There’s only 35,000 people in town. We don’t have high rise hotels on the beach or […]
Today was one of those days where nothing went as planned but turned out great in the end. I had hoped to see former Blue Jay Pat Venditte make his first appearance at Phillies camp since being traded to the Phils from the Mariners. Since he had just returned from the World Baseball Classic, we […]
My favorite games are the ones where the Phillies play the Blue Jays here in Dunedin. Even with my bad foot, we live close enough that we can walk to the stadium without any difficulty. (If we don’t go, we can listen to the PA from the front porch!) I will ALWAYS be a Phillies […]
All is quiet in Dunedin, Florida. The sun was shining, it’s a balmy 73* (That’s 28.8* C). What a great day to be alive in Dunedin! Watch my blog to see how Dunedin is ready for the crowds of spring training fans to descend on the city. You can watch it HERE.
This is part two of my series, “Babe Ruth was Here”. Part One can be found HERE. Babe Ruth was a frequent visitor to Dunedin during spring training. From staying at the Fenway Hotel, the focus of part one, to playing golf at the Dunedin Isles Golf Club. This golf course is open to the […]
If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you’ll know that while I am a Phillies fan, I have a big spot in my heart for the Toronto Blue Jays. When I moved to Florida, our new house was only three blocks from Florida Auto Exchange Stadium where the Jays play. After settling in […]
It’s been a crazy couple of days. Monday night was the official presentation of the Blue Jays plan to stay in Dunedin. (You can read my post about that HERE.) I’m not one to make public speeches and I’m terrified about speaking in public, but Monday night, I could not keep silent. I spoke up […]