Backtrack: “Take Me Out To The Ball Game”
The tune didn’t really take off in the major leagues until Chicago sportscaster Harry Caray began singing it in the 1970s.
There is a massive difference between someone saying they grew up on the baseball diamond, and someone actually being raised on a baseball diamond. Gift Ngoepe embodies the latter. Born in Pietersburg, South Africa, Ngoepe and his two brothers were raised by their single mother in one room in the clubhouse of their local Randburg […]