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“Hey Dad, what do you think of the Tigers signing Prince Fielder?”

Prince Fielder

Today was a big day for my favorite baseball team, the Detroit Tigers. They signed one of the biggest free agents in baseball, Prince Fielder, to a nine year $214 million deal. Absolutely staggering, ridiculous money, but what do I care, it’s not my money. All afternoon my coworkers and I were talking about the big news, I read newspaper accounts, checked out twitter, listened to all the news  I could on the radio. There was only one thing missing – the phone call I would have normally had with my dad when something big like this happened. Continue reading