Monday, June 30, 2014

42 New Posts

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The Ballpark In Lexington, Kentucky




The Lexington Legends (a Royals farm team) beat the Augusta Green Jackets (a Shithead farm team) 6-5. The game moved along crisply and we enjoyed ourselves. We we're the only ones sitting in the left field bleachers. And, the park sold Diet Dew, which made me happy.

Inside The Visitors Center




The Phoenix



Mini Horses


Norwiegan Horse Up Close


Puerto Rican Horse



Tandem Horse Riding



Viking Horses



From Iceland and Norway

I Can't Remember What This Horse Is



 

Kentucky Horse Park

Shannon loves horses, so we went to the state operated Kentucky Horse Park today. It wasn't cheap, but even as non horsey types, we enjoyed it.

The 4 Knuckleheads At Waffle House




We have been enjoying Waffle House on a regular basis. The consistency from restaurant to restaurant has been excellent. We're going back in the morning.

At Kentucky's Capitol Building



Kentucky's Floral Clock At The Capitol Building


This was worth the short detour off I-64 to see.

The Big Bat




 
This is on the Main Street side of the building. You get a better view from down the block.

Trivia Answer

Bob Montgomery was Carlton Fisk's backup for a while. When we all played Strat O Matic baseball, Reject Button Bob was one of my favorite players. And, if you ask who the last MLB player was to not wear a batting helmet, the answer is Bob Montgomery

The Signature Wall



Hall of Fame A's who used Louisville Sluggers.

Famous Louisville Slugger Using Players



That A's killing Derek Jeter, Babe Ruth and Ken Griffey Jr.

Displays At The Louisville Slugger Factory



The museum is free, but the factory tour costs money. It was well worth it, though they do not allow photography on the tour.

At The Rest Stop Just Across The Border





Entering Kentucky


Posing With Elvis