Persuasive Essay On Baseball

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More Than a Game “Love is the most important thing in the world, but baseball is pretty good, too.” -Yogi Berra (Play). Love, the single most powerful emotion that humans can feel. Love is what people live for; Lives are spent looking for that one person, or thing that someone can connect with. When you find that one thing or person that you love you know it, and there is no mistaking it. For myself, baseball is the thing I love, and I know you guys are thinking, “here we go, another typical sports essay where all he talks about is baseball, and I have to sit here and be bored the whole time”. Well, I think you will soon find out that it will be more than that. I want this to be something that you guys can connect to in your everyday lives. I want to talk about how being literate in baseball can also aid you in your everyday life. Baseball has become an everyday part of my life, not just because of the game but because of what playing the game has taught me. Standing there, all eyes on me, sweat dripping down my face. The world around me seems to be in slow motion and noises are louder than ever before. The game is in your hands, and you can feel the pressure building, and you can not crumble. Every game you pitch in you have this feeling, and you have to be able to deal with all the pressure that comes with being a…show more content…
Baseball is a lifestyle, it is my lifestyle and without it, who knows where I would end up. I certainly don’t want to find out. It has taught me more than any amount of school has, and it has showed me the things in life that are truly important. It has taken me places that 5 years ago seemed like they’d only be a dream. It has showed me how hard my family has to work because of me and it will help repay them, I am always going to be in their debt. I’ve needed baseball almost as much as I’ve needed to breath. I have to play baseball, it’s the only thing I know, it’s the only thing I can do. I was born to play

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