Flying Baseball Bat (Photo by Christopher Horner/Pittsburgh-Review) Amazing “save” by the dad! Read the story of this picture-perfect photo in the NYTimes. By John Pages I've been a sports columnist since 1994. First, in The Freeman newspaper under "Tennis Is My Game." Then, starting in 2003, with Sun.Star Cebu under the name "Match Point." Happy reading! View all of John Pages's posts.