This is John Grisham‘s perspective of Dudy Noble Field, Polk-Dement Stadium and what it means to a Dawg Fan. It can’t be articulated any better than this. It is reprinted with his permission.
It is tempting, in this short space, to talk about people. I could write pages about the young men who’ve played at Dudy Noble. I could go on and on about those electric moments, such as Burke’s grand slam, back to back home runs by Clark and Palmeiro, Raffo’s monstrous shots, Showalter’s .459, B. J.’s 19 strikeouts, Thigpen’s throws to the plate, Pete’s dirty uniform, the easy grace of Jody Hurst chasing fly balls, and on and on. Read more
Yes, the world has ended. I am caught up on ALL photos from games that I have shot this year. Go figure. This was the unknown sign that was missing from the Mayan Apocalypse.
So enjoy the pics from the first two Auburn games this weekend. And come out and watch the third game in person tomorrow. Maybe I will take YOUR picture!!
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Finally about to get caught up with pics. Was on the field before the game and Logan Elliot asked me when the St. Paddy’s Day pictures. Promised I would get them tonight. And I do try to keep my promises.
So here’s to you Logan. And remember, the big storms don’t show up until mid April.
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