Greenpoint, October, 2015

Tuesday, April 1, 2014


According to the Times today, Mayor De Blasio wore number 6 on his Mets jersey to throw out the opening pitch at Citifield yesterday to honor his early hero (and mine) Rico Petrocelli. Here's the Red Sox longtime third baseman in an undated batting practice photo. Rico played his entire career (1963-1976) with the Sox, and had a lifetime batting average of .251. He graduated from Sheepshead Bay H.S.


  1. Wait - this post is about baseball? I was so excited when I saw the headline...thought you were finally give some airtime to the all important topic of know what I mean.

  2. Can you reconstruct the BP index? A guest blog would be very welcome, especially from someone who just drove to South (or North) Dakota and back! Talk about BP!