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Tactical Analysis - Everton 3-6 Chelsea

Everton hosted Chelsea in a nine goal thriller which the Stamford Bridge side won eventually. There have been better defensive displays from the Blues from the Bridge but certainly, this was one fo the first instances where we saw Chelsea really attack with intent and take the initiative to maintain a healthy lead and not sitting back and defending. 646 more words

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Game 135. Another painful loss, 4-3.

The Yanks had a 3-0 lead entering the bottom of the sixth in Toronto. Brandon McCarthy was working on a two-hit shutout.

Then the game slipped away. 239 more words

Mike's Musings

Comic Books: The Golden Age

So my plan is to talk a little more about the History and Business side of entertainment while I take a little break from the Rock Chronology. 1,117 more words


Game 130. Yanks lose, 5-2.

The Yanks’ five-game winning streak was snapped by Detroit last night, 5-2.

Jacoby Ellsbury’s two solo HR (13) accounted for both Yankees’ runs. Believe it or not, it is Ellsbury who leads the Yanks in RBI. 188 more words

Mike's Musings

North to Alaska

At the beginning of August, I was fortunate enough to take part in the International Glaciology Summer School, in beautiful Alaska. The school is run every two years,  directed by Regine Hock of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, and brings together students and instructors from all over the world. 594 more words


Everton 2 Arsenal 2 - The Warm Down

Lots of theories this week for the Blues’ late capitulation. To my eyes it was pure and simple: Everton just ran out of gas with about an hour gone. 250 more words