Bubbles, “Ball five” and more Aggie baseball traditions

Baseball season is back! Since 2015, Texas A&M fans have been blizzarding Blue Bell Park with bubbles when the Aggies score a run. A&M fans' "Ball five" chant is decades older than that. I wrote up this guide to the most noticeable traditions observed by Aggies at Olsen Field - where we don't have yell... Continue Reading →

They read only four names.

For Presidents’ Day, here’s a story I did about 1946 when (future president) Eisenhower was Muster speaker in Kyle Field as Texas A&M celebrated the end of World War II with a giant homecoming. Thousands of returning A&M servicemen came back for a weekend of dancing, dining, Aggie baseball and the largest Muster that had... Continue Reading →

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