Echols: Let London have Wimbledon. Baseball is America’s pastime.

“If I’m being honest, I’m so annoyed by the whole thing.”

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: July 02, 2023 4:00 AM CT | Published: July 02, 2023 4:00 AM CT
Candace Echols
Special to The Daily Memphian

Candace Echols

Candace Echols is a Midtown resident, wife, and mother of five. A regular contributor to The Daily Memphian, she is a freelance writer who also recently published her first book, the children’s book “Josephine and the Quarantine.” 

“We would head back to Busch Stadium and find our spot on the fold-down, red plastic chairs — the ones you would have to peel the backs of your thighs off of each time you would stand up to cheer. Because it was hot. So, so hot.”


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