NOTE: from now (end of January) until mid-/end-of-March, I'd love to read some baseball specific "My First..."s for our annual baseball issue, every April! Your first mitt, pair of cleats, baseball card, Costacos Brothers poster, autograph... something we're not thinking of? Surprise us!


I was walking my dog today, listening to this Ringer podcast about the best movies of 1999, and Sean Fennessy said The Matrix was "the first DVD I ever owned." And it made me think about how I'm a sucker for these kinds of firsts: 

And it made me think that I'd love to read short essays (<1000 words? but I'm making this up as I go) about the first DVD you ever owned, your first CD/tape/record, TV, car, cell phone, computer...

—Aaron

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