Jerry Holbert by Jerry Holbert

Jerry Holbert

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  1. cjr53

    cjr53 said, over 1 year ago

    Apparently no one.

  2. gmgodsil

    gmgodsil said, over 1 year ago

    He’s right on the money on this one!

  3. JohnnyDiego

    JohnnyDiego said, over 1 year ago

    @olfart

    If you didn’t like the baseball game the first time, why did you go again?

    Please qualify your remarks:

    In my opinion the most interesting part…

    Millions and millions of us enjoy the game.

  4. Rockngolfer

    Rockngolfer said, over 1 year ago

    I quit watching baseball when they struck, what year was that, 1983?

  5. ossiningaling

    ossiningaling said, over 1 year ago

    @Rockngolfer

    It’s been more than five years so if you’d been a fan for at least 15 years prior and were a fan for a decent enough team, I’d say you are on the ballot!

  6. Fourcrows

    Fourcrows said, over 1 year ago

    I used to love going to baseball games as a kid. I was an Indians fan in the seventies and eighties, which meant I could get into the game for $5.00, and the old Municipal Stadium (the “Mistake on the Lake”) had 96,000 seats, but averaged less than 5,000 people per game. It’s like each one of us had our own personal hotdog vendor.

  7. gameguy49

    gameguy49 GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I’ve been a fan for 35 years and LOVE the game, win or lose it is “the only sport” in my book. (Win is always better of course!!)

  8. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    “Fan” is short for fanatic. Just saying.

  9. yusodum

    yusodum said, over 1 year ago

    @Mr. King

    Sorry, but you’re just factually wrong. Proof:

    Baseball: Big men with sticks that they use to hit a ball.

    Hockey: Big men with sticks that they use to hit each other.

    Winner: Hockey.

  10. I Play One On TV

    I Play One On TV said, over 1 year ago

    @Fourcrows

    I’m a Red Sox fan. I remember a game in the late seventies, when—as you know—Cleveland was mired deep in the cellar in an end-of-season game. It was played in Cleveland, and the behind-the-pitcher camera angle showed the seats behind home plate. There was one person visible; only one. He applauded at the end of every pitch, regardless of who threw it or what the outcome was. And the stadium was so deserted that you could HEAR him clapping on TV.

    And the most bizarre game I ever saw was a different Sox/Indians game in Fenway. At the end of one inning the score was 3-3. At the end of the next inning, Cleveland was up 19-9. I’ve never seen any team score that many runs in one inning.

    Baseball’s not for everyone. I have a gay friend who was watching a game with me one day, and decided that the outfielders didn’t have very much to do for most of the game. He suggested they put benches out in the outfield so they could hang out until they needed to get up. I suggested he try fishing with a golf club. That was his last suggestion.

  11. Mhic Dhu Ghaill

    Mhic Dhu Ghaill GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @Mr. King

    NHL should not be allowed until a designated lake in Ontario freezes over and ended when same lake will no longer support a player. 50% of game played outdoors. That solves your FL/CA problem.

  12. wbr

    wbr said, over 1 year ago

    i was an usher for kc a’s and the time there was anyone in my section was when the beetles played

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