THE POET BY DAY

Daily Archives: March 9, 2016

Now on to James Earl Jones and the poem of the day! Casey at the Bat was first published: June 3, 1888, San Francisco Examiner. A bio of Theyer, the author, is HERE and actor James Earl Jones’ bio is HERE. Casey at the Bat: A Ballad of the Republic Sung in the Year 1888 The outlook wasn’t brilliant for the Mudville nine that day: The score stood four to two, with but one inning… Read More