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In the Front Row: Nothing beats a day at the ballpark with dad

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Last Saturday, the day before Father’s Day, I went to a baseball game.

That’s not all that unusual this time of year. In fact, I get paid to go to baseball games; something my dad always thought was pretty cool.


Six years ago Saturday I was on an airplane flying back to New Jersey to help my family plan my dad’s funeral. Father’s Day weekend has never been quite the same.

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Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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