He eventually figured something out.
Owen wants to do everything that Sophie is doing.
We finally made it out to the ball fields, but then there was a fluffy puppy tied up to our backstop. So we really weren't "watching Daddy play softball" then either. Both kids loved the little puppy named "Zorro." Sophie kept calling him "Zero" and trying to feed him rocks.
We eventually did watch Daddy play softball a little. I think I took these pictures while Sophie was feeding "Zero" rocks. I think I got to see 3 minutes of softball. Which is really an improvement, since last summer I don't recall that I even got to go to a game!