Post by Prince Hal on Jul 16, 2014 15:43:37 GMT -5
“Batman settles in at the plate in his usual slight crouch, front toe tapping the ground, choking up a bit as if he might want to go to right. Robin catching, in his unorthodox stance, and without a mask! I guess he’s confident that the Masked Masher is going to whack the next one. Superman, of course, needs no chest protector, but does keep his hands out of the way.
The masher is ready to spring. Lean, lithe, but muscular. Can go deep if he wants. And there it is! That famous grin, the one he flashes when he knows he’s got his pitch… It’s on the way. Batman swings, and it’s a…”
-- Red Barber on WGBC calling the All-American/National Periodicals All-Star Game, July, 1941.
"The rarer action is In virtue than in vengeance." -- The Tempest, 5.1