Scratch and Spit

by Millie Bovich

Baseball players scratch and spit
Whether or not they get a hit

So give those fellas gum to chew
And cut their pants larger by an inch or two!

In her eighth decade as a Tiger fan, Millie Bovich is also a neighbor from my old hometown. (Go Tigers!)

Published in Players, Pure doggerel, The Game Itself | Link to this poem | 2 Comments

Scratch and Spit: 2 Comments

  1. Hilary Barta wrote,

    Love it!

  2. Linda Trapp wrote,

    I love this. Great job.

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