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Geoff Young
Works at Crooked Scoreboard
Attended University of San Diego
Lives in San Diego, CA
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The crows are out in full force this morning as I think about plot. “How do you come up with story ideas?” “I read a lot, and steal from others.” “You don't just come up with them on your own?” “Life is not lived ...
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I took a break from baseball to write about Joss Whedon's "Serenity" for #BlogathonFromAnotherWorld.
“Miranda,” whispers River Tam, who then proceeds to kick literally everyone's ass. Thus begins Act 2 of 2005's Serenity, the theatrical conclusion to the short-lived but much-beloved TV series Firefly. Here we learn that Rive...
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The coffee is miserable, but you drink it anyway, because you are also miserable and the two of you love company. Hendrix is playing in the background. He wants to know if you're experienced. Like maybe he'll offer you a job ...
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This is one of the most fascinating baseball books I've ever read.
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These kids and their music teacher are such an inspiration.
These kids and their music teacher are such an inspiration.
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We visit Powell's City of Books, Deschutes Brewery and Public House, and Ringside Fish House.
Deschutes Brewery and Public House, Portland, Oregon I leaf through Eiger Dreams while sipping coffee on a rooftop patio overlooking Northrup Avenue and its streetcars. I get distracted and scribble nonsense into my notebook...
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Here's one for those of you that have "missed" my bus tales.
He was making strange noises with his mouth again while contorting his face, like he did every day when he boarded the bus. People knew him well enough to ignore him. Some had told him their names, which he often used against...
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I don't usually share these, but this one actually happened.
At the ballpark, dude hits a homer. Bomb onto the lawn beyond right field. I'm standing there, waiting to catch the ball. Guy with tattoos and a beer cuts in front of me to snag it. No bigs, I didn't move, was comfortable whe...
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This is now shipping and currently ranked #65 at Amazon. I wrote the Padres chapter again.
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The updated edition of Kevin Kerrane's "Dollar Sign on the Muscle," which I helped edit, is now available: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1492765074/baseballpro07-20/ref=nosim/
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The day starts with breakfast at Besaw's and ends with dinner at the cabaret.
Bridge in Lithia Park, Ashland, Oregon Several restaurants are within a few blocks of our hotel. One is Besaw's, which claims to have been granted the first liquor license in Oregon after the repeal of prohibition. I can't v...
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Writer, editor, friend of words. Craft beer enthusiast, road tripper, hack guitarist.
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I write, drink beer, and do other things. Here are some places you might find me:
Live long and prosper. \\//
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  • University of San Diego
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Write about baseball
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  • Crooked Scoreboard
    Baseball writer, 2015 - present
  • Baseball Prospectus
    Baseball writer, 2009 - present
  • Qualcomm
    Technical writer, 2008 - 2016
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