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So, one of the biggest tournaments in the Midwest is this weekend in Central Ohio. Unfortunately, we've had a monsoon today, nearly a complete washout. This is one of the fields....

 

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Oh that's not so bad... just get the Diamond Dry.   It's somewhere in the shed... which now seems to have floated away....   :o

 

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43 minutes ago, Catch18 said:

scrounge, you @ ODU today? That might be an all time worst.


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No, just saw it on Twitter. I'm on NW side of town

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That's why we traveled from Ohio to Gulf Shores this week.  And have had 2 rain delays in 2 days, plus it is raining as I write this as we wait for the first game of the day.  But I am on the beach and it could be dry at the park a few miles away.

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They must have some uber-drainage system, because here's that exact same field today (with a before/after from yesterday):

 

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FPSR is especially perilous, as the Runner may drown.

If you see a splash, it's not a catch.

Catchers may have to have snorkels attached to their masks.

Kayaks, as seen at such waterfront venues as San Francisco, Cincinnati, and Pittsburgh, are allowed in the outfield.

While we do want to keep to a brief Plate meeting, the ground rules may take awhile to explain.

The phrase "fishin' for a call" becomes, suddenly, very appropro. 

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1 hour ago, MadMax said:

ground rules may take awhile to explain

Considering you can't see the ground?

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