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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - October 18, 2014

Why do the Royals remind me of The Cosby Show and Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

It makes sense to me.

Also I lament waiting so long for more baseball, my rental car is wonky and… 77 more words

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast

Oh, What a Record?

As I watched the Giants’ Travis Ishikawa* belt the winning home run in the National League Championship Series, it got me thinking about the first Japanese hitter to get America’s attention with his bat. 323 more words

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Peyton Closes In On Favre's TD Passes Mark

DENVER (AP)Peyton Manning shrugged off the question about the meaningfulness of inevitably breaking Brett Favre’s NFL record for touchdown passes.

Deep down, though, the only man to win five MVP awards must recognize what an achievement it is. 833 more words


Currently Reading: The Last Hero

The Last Hero by Howard Bryant – Baseball’s legitimate all-time home run king has had an uneasy relationship with his own success and national celebrity over the years, especially (and I’m guilty of this) the general over-reliance on his record as the defining mark of his career. 37 more words


Hank Aaron, obviously...

Jasper: “Hey Jack?”

Jack: “Yeah?”

Jasper: “You know how sometimes numbers catch my eye?”

Jack: “Yeah.”

Jasper: “Well, I just saw this bill for $6.60. You know, Willie Mays?” 17 more words


October 2, 1957 - The 1957 World Series Begins

On October 2, 1957, the National League Milwaukee Braves traveled to Gotham to meet the American League powerhouse and perennial favorite Yankees for Game 1 of the… 441 more words


Farewell, Captain!

There are so many heroes in this world. When I was growing up, my heroes ranged from my parents to Sandra Day O’Connor (as I became older). 674 more words

Dreaming Of Mommyhood - General