Today is the day. Yes, games started yesterday throughout the nation; but, today, baseball begins in Detroit. America’s past time will be played all over America, only one game truly matters, the game featuring the Old English D.

Baseball is important on a number of different levels. But what exactly is baseball? Here to answer that question for us is the legendary voice of the Tigers, Ernie Harwell. You can read the full poem here.

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Baseball is back, and life is good.