I never figured out why Tommy John isn’t in the Hall of Fame. 288 wins, 3.34 ERA, Gehrig Award winner (a big deal to me), and a lot bigger balls for career-saving surgery than this writer ever had. 313 more words
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What makes a Wiffle ball “wiffle”?
Up until recently, scientists either had better questions to ask OR did not entirely understand.
Enter Jenn Stroud Rossman, a mechanical engineer at Lafayette College. 243 more words
Their names were Roger Wolff (34), Mickey Haefner (32), Dutch Leonard (36), and Johnny Niggeling (41), and they were a unique group. Early on, Rick Ferrell (39) must have thought they were the four horsemen of the apocalypse, bringing all sorts of bad things with them. 460 more words