UDQuickly Home My Old House Snapshots UD Magazine
Send A Class Notes

@DayMag

University of Dayton Magazine

Boys of summer?

9:44 AM  Feb 19th, 2013
by Shawn Robinson

Hurling round white objects at your opponents on the baseball diamond usually is cause for ejections and suspensions.

But after the benches cleared and the Flyers baseball game at Gardner-Webb was called, everybody had a good laugh.

Like most baseball teams north of the Mason-Dixon line, the Flyers headed to a warmer location for their early-season games. That plan usually works out well, except in this case, when the second game of the series was snowed out. Yes, snowed out — in Boiling Springs, N.C., of all places.

Now, baseball has a lot of downtime and players think up all kinds of crazy antics, especially during rain delays. But rarely do you see something like this scene that”s attracted nearly 40,000 YouTube views, aired on WXIA in Atlanta, MLB.com and appeared on Yahoo! Sports and

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Connect with Facebook


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

  • wiffle ball on the law lawn by Stephanie Lefeld
  • gymnast performing a flip
  • American flag
  • new windows for science center by Larry Burgess
  • IMG_1511
  • Mowing Central Mall by Larry Burgess DSC_7493
  • volleyball in south student neighborhood by Larry Burgess
  • Pick-up basketball outside RecPlex by Larry Burgess
  • A Red-tailed Hawk over the Central Mall by Larry Burgess
  • 040606family
  • Transferring books from Roesch Library to CPC by Larry Burgess
  • Photo by Larry Burgess
  • Chaminade Hall chapel construction by Larry Burgess
  • Four on a swing by KU fountain by Larry Burgess
  • woodpecker in a tree by the frericks center by Larry Burgess
  • stagecraft at boll theater by Larry Burgess
  • 051309dog
  • Red Scare