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The sports of baseball and softball share many similarities. They both involve someone throwing a ball while an opponent tries to hit said ball with a bat. They’re both played on a diamond-shaped infield surrounded by a large outfield. There are 3 bases and 1 home plate, which the players run around counterclock-wise. If you […]

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Rain or shine

Stockton Port’s Murphy Smith throws against the Inland Empire 66ers during a game at the Banner Island Ballpark in downtown Stockton (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 300mm. Exposure: 1/1000th sec. @ f/5.6. ISO: 200). “…Football is played in any kind of weather. Rain, sleet, snow, hail and mud. Can’t read numbers on the field, can’t […]

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No ifs, ands or…

Bear Creek baserunner Ashley Gonzalez waits at first for the pitch during a game against West in the Rivals Unite Against Breast Cancer softball tournament at Arnaiz Filed in Stockton (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: 300mm. Exposure: 1/1000th sec @ f/ 8. ISO: 200). You’ve probably seen those sweats worn by young women and teenage girls […]

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Pretty in pink

One stereotypically thinks of a girl’s pink shoes as dainty. A child’s tea party and frilly dresses with matching pink bows in their hair come to mind as do teddy bears and Easy Bake Ovens. (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 300. Exposure: 1/1000th sec. @ f/6.3. ISO: 200) During a Delta College softball game against […]

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Nouth vs Sorth

Bear Creek’s Adam Debow, playing for the North team, throws a pitch in the annual High School All Star baseball Classic at Klein Family Field on the UOP campus in Stockton. (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 500mm. Exposure: 1/1000th sec. @ f/8. ISO: 200) I shot the 18th annual High School All-Start Baseball-Softball Classic on […]

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You make the call

(Camera:Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 300mm. exposure: 1/1000th sec. @ f/5.6. ISO: 160) At the top of the third inning in a varsity softball game between Tokay and St. Mary’s High schools at Arnaiz Field in Stockton, there were two outs and the bases were loaded. At bat was Tokay’s Becka Schnieder who made contact off […]

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An end to a bad day

Pacific’s Alyce Jorgensen throws a pitch during a softball game against Cal State Fullerton at UOP’s Simoni field in Stockton. (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 300mm. Exposure: 1/500 @ f/11. ISO: 250) University of the Pacific Tiger softball coach Brian Kolze is one of the nicest guys around. He’s always treated me with openness and […]

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