Baseball related songs: “Take me out to the ballgame” by Bernie Williams

In this episode of "Baseball related songs", we pay attention to an instrumental performance by Bernie Williams, the former center fielder of the New York Yankees. In more than one way this "song" is baseball-related. First of all the song itself, which was released for the first time in 1908. But also the person who …

Today in baseball: Take me out to the ballgame

Today, 111 years ago, the baseball anthem was introduced. Take me out to the ballgame has been the immortal song that is played during every baseball game. According to the legend, the song was inspired by an advertising sign in the New York subway saying "Baseball Today – Polo Grounds." The creators of the song, Albert …