Riad deFreitas

Baseball and music fan. Professional wedding guest.


Baseball’s Newest Stat — OPDH, Opening Day Hope


With my NCAA basketball tournament bracket already in the trash merely days after it was committed to paper, I set my sights firmly on the first day of the Major League Baseball season. Unlike my now crumpled bracket, the first day of baseball season offers the same sense of hope and optimism that arrives with the first days of spring after…


Baseball’s Newest Stat — OPDH, Opening Day Hope


With my NCAA basketball tournament bracket already in the trash merely days after it was committed to paper, I set my sights firmly on the first day of the Major League Baseball season. Unlike my now crumpled bracket, the first day of baseball season offers the same sense of hope and optimism that arrives with the first days of spring after…