Stein’s Blog

Fraud & Chocolate Cake

Last night, my grandson Jacob, asked me a series of questions on coaching.  It was part of an assignment for a paper in his

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Bring In The New, Remember The Past

Fitting A Round Peg In A Square Hole

Act Like You’ve Been There

The Unlikely Athlete

Hall Of Fame Moments

Weather

Say It Ain’t So

Loyalty

Not An X Or O

Missouri Western’s Most Valuable Resource

The Bet

Plays To Remember As It All Starts Again

Keep My Fingers Crossed

Torture On The Gridiron

Imagination & Old Friends In Baseball

My Greatest Mentor

Hidden Stories From A Championship Team

Death Of A Legend

The Best Of Independence Day

Things Just Happen

Why No Mickey Mantle?

One Of A Kind

The Town I Almost Didn’t Find

Soap Box

John Tucker, Rest In Peace

Mother Nature

Turning Points

The Baseball Trip

Why I Hate Track

The Big O

Little Dixie

Jump On The Bandwagon

Classic

Underdog

Almost

When The Game Means A Lot

The Big Upset

Much More Than An Assistant

Priorities

The Love Of The Game

A Knight Of Influence

At The Buzzer

Listen To The Advice

Winter Storm Warning

When A Coach Loses His Team     

I Bet You Didn’t Know

The Christmas Season

It Didn’t Just Happen

A Christmas Ghost Story

That One Special Day

The Power Of The Shorts

The Best Coaches

The Best Time Of The Year

Wilt, Starkweather, Racism & Kubacki

Chemistry

I Love It, I Hate It, I Want Some More of It

That Went Quick

Brylcreem & Kegs & Eggs

Visions Of Big Bucks

Happy Birthday

Getting Hit In The Mouth

Can A Coach Be Fair & Intelligent?

It Has To End Sometime, Right?

Unforgettable Food & Sports

Research

The Greatest Game Ever Played

A Special Feat In Baseball

The Sum Of All Joys

Something New In Title Town

You Can’t Beat Little League

In With the New

Barbeque, Baseball & Grucci’s Fireworks

Characters Of The Hardwood

Suicide Squeeze    

Suicide Squeeze    

Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days Of Summer

Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days Of Summer

A Flour Mill

A Flour Mill

Old Coaches Never Die

Old Coaches Never Die

The Culture Of The ‘Ville

The Culture Of The ‘Ville

The Mentor

The Mentor

Summer Lessons

Summer Lessons

It’s Tough Being A Parent

It’s Tough Being A Parent

Growing Up Baseball

Growing Up Baseball

Do You Really Love Baseball?

Do You Really Love Baseball?

What Happened In Arizona?

What Happened In Arizona?

It’s Just Not That Easy

It’s Just Not That Easy

Baseball Is Back

Baseball Is Back

The Art Of Coaching

The Art Of Coaching

The Voice Of Wisdom – Sometimes 

The Voice Of Wisdom – Sometimes 

When The End Is Near

When The End Is Near

The Depth Chart

The Depth Chart

Let’s Hear From The Parents

Let’s Hear From The Parents

Stubborn, Egotistical Coaches Like Me

Officials are People, Too

The Twilight Zone

The Legacy of Two Young Coaches

Year of the Point Guard

An Unpredictable Time in the Basketball Season