Last night The Dugout witnessed one of the worst mascot entrances in the history of minor league baseball. The Jupiter Hammerheads' mascot, Hamilton R. Head, usually enters Roger Dean Stadium from behind the left field wall driving a go cart. He is supposed to speed across the outfield warning track all the way around to home plate.
Usually this takes a few seconds but last night seemed to take forever. The drama grew as the P.A. announcer egged him on. Laughing fans were wondering aloud whether the cart would make it to home plate.
Was the cart out of gas? Did it have a flat tire? Was the engine failing? Was
There's no snowing in baseball: As noted in yesterday's blog, not every opening day goes as planned.
The snow and cold weather that struck the east coast on Thursday cancelled games as far south as
While the rain put a damper on the fans, it came too late to please local fire marshals.
As disappointing as that is for fans, no organization is having a worse opening weekend than