Archive for February, 2011

Yes, it is almost Letter-Writing Time. Please put some ideas up on FB and this site

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 by Al Lewis (alewis)

Who would have thought you could topple entire dictatorships in less time than it takes to make a baseball jersey?
We do have four different people working on our proposal to MLB, one clawing his way up through the organization, another trying to get us a meeting with a mid-level person, and a third trying to use [...]

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MLB Update: Not Time to Pop the Corks Yet, or Even to Put the Champagne on Ice…

Friday, February 11th, 2011 by Al Lewis (alewis)

…but it is definitely time to plant the grapevines.   We are “inside the tent” at MLB, albeit at a fairly low level.   Kudos go out to WhyTheHeck Nation’s Jeff Lipton for his perseverance so far.  Jeff found someone in cause-related marketing (not time to mention names yet) who completely got the idea and wants to [...]

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Thursday could be the day of our first call with MLB

Monday, February 7th, 2011 by Al Lewis (alewis)

One of our compatriots in our group (I won’t say who in case it doesn’t work out — don’t want to embarrass anyone for trying) thinks that he will be able to pitch the idea  to someone from MLB on Thursday.  It won’t be a high-level person but at least we will be inside the [...]

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