A group of 11 members and guests gathered for dinner at Iron Works BBQ to discuss the World Baseball Classic, the upcoming 2013 season and various other baseball-related topics.
Jim Baker discussed his heretofore unsuccessful attempt to monetize his "Predictatron" contest. New member Mike McNulty described the elation that long suffering Red Sox fans felt when the Sox finally won a World Series championship in 2004. Other topics discussed included the Astros’ 2013 outlook, the preponderance of retired Yankee uniform numbers, Nelson Figeroa’s career, Ted Williams’ managerial career and Joe Dimaggio.
Dan Walsh presented a fun Hall of Fame quiz. Bill Gilbert took first prize with a score of 17 of 20 correct.
Bill and Evelyn Gilbert graciously offered to host the April meeting at their home in Lakeway, TX. The date has been tentatively set for Tuesday, April 16. More information will be forthcoming.