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Baseball Project, The / 3rd
Album:3rd Collection:General
Artist:Baseball Project, The Added:04/2014
Label:Yep Roc Records 

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Add Date:2014-04-11 Pull Date:2014-06-13 
Week Ending:8 Jun1 Jun25 May18 May11 May4 May27 Apr20 Apr
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Album Review
MC Dizzy Jackson
Reviewed 2014-04-08 
Third album from baseball-loving musicians including Mike Mills and Peter Buck of R.E.M. It’s got an alt-country, rockin’ vibe w/ gtrs, bass, drums, keys. Fantastic stories of characters and teams of MLB. Great stuff. No FCC’s.

*My Favorites*: the whole double-header (18 songs).

1. (1:38) Mid. Rockin’ heavy beat over statistical #’s.
2. (2:56) Mid. Poppy vibe; Lenny Dykstra’s fall from greatness.
3. (3:55) Mid / Fast. Mean vibe; Non-Americans ordeals to get to MLB.
4. (4:08) Mid. Plodding beat; Alex Rodriguez’ travails in and out of baseball.
5. (4:34) Mid. Menacing gtr, anthemic; Dock Ellis head-hunting Reds hitters.
6. (2:18) Mid. Amped indie fare; plea to Hall Of Fame for Dale Murphy nod.
7. (4:28) Mid. Easy going; Yankee who never made it into Monument Park.
8. (4:04) Mid. Alt-country vibe; a fan who loves box scores.
9. (3:29) Mid. Drivin’ rockin’; Hank Aaron’s story. Great stuff.
10. (3:38) Slow / Mid. Tender ballad; Babe Ruth’s story. More great stuff.
11. (3:13) Mid. Rockin’ strut; all about the Oakland A’s.
12. (3:32) Mid. Poppy indie vibe; Pascual Perez can’t find his own park.
13. (3:17) Mid. Country vibe; a baseball card collector w/ circus ending.
14. (4:17) Slow / Mid. Schlocky lounge; baseball / love metaphor.
15. (3:41) Mid. Alt-country; tragicomedy story of Larry Yount, Robin’s brother.
16. (2:26) Mid / Fast. Full-throttle rockin’ country; Cy Young’s song. Killer.
17. (4:52) Mid. Rockin’ w/ harmonica; a bunch of wayward players.
18. (1:03) Mid / Fast. Rockin’; ‘Take Me Out To The Ball Game’.

Track Listing
1.Stats 10.The Babe
2.From Nails To Thumbtacks 11.They Are The Oakland A's
3.¡Hola America! 12.Pascual On The Perimeter
4.13 13.The Baseball Card Song
5.The Day Dock Went Hunting Heads 14.Extra Inning Of Love
6.To The Veteran's Committee 15.Larry Yount
7.Monument Park 16.A Boy Named Cy
8.Box Scores 17.They Played Baseball
9.They Don't Know Henry 18.Take Me Out To The Ball Game