Most kids Steve Callahan’s age are obsessed with the normal vices of teenage boys, things like video games, iPads and social media. Steve Callahan is not most kids.
If you happened to walk by Ken Geiser these days, he wouldn’t fault you for not recognizing him.
With the end of the regular season nearly upon us, here is a closer look at the state of some of the area’s top baseball programs on the eve of the postseason (records through Monday):
Before Franklin Towne Charter’s home baseball game against Nueva Esperanza on Friday, the American Legion field at Devereaux and Hegerman streets more closely resembled a dance floor.
Teams in Bridesburg and Port Richmond are bringing back the wood bat — a slice of tradition they say makes baseball more fun and accessible.