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Mike Schmidt's Career Through the Eyes of a 1990s Child

When through tears Mike Schmidt announced that he was retiring from baseball in 1989, I had not even reached my terrible twos.

To my parents, I was still a baby angel full of hope, capable of maybe one day replacing Schmidt as the greatest third baseman of all time. 614 more words


Ruben Amaro Jr. Compares Domonic Brown to The Shawshank Redemption

Last week Phillies General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. smoked a bong then compared outfielder Domonic Brown to Mike Schmidt.

“They’re both baseball players and strikeout a lot,” was the argument Amaro Jr. 186 more words


Mike Schmidt: 'Hasn't Pete [Rose] Been Punished Long Enough?'

By Mike Schmidt

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — I received numerous phone requests over the last few days to comment on the 25th anniversary of Pete Rose’s banishment from baseball. 1,247 more words

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Five Nights At Freddy's Review

This is the scariest horror game I’ve ever played. There done, let me stop thinking about it now. Please?

No? Fine . . .

Five Night’s At Freddy’s… 578 more words

Tomas Perez to be Inducted into the 2014 Phillies Wall of Fame

It was announced by Dave Montgomery that 2014 will be a special year for Tomas Perez. The ‘Prince of Shaving Cream Pies to the Face’ will be honored alongside names like Mike Schmidt, Steve Carlton, and that Negro League Player the Phillies were white-guilt-tripped into putting on the wall. 75 more words


Mike Schmidt: Today's Hitters Have Little Interest In My Generation's Help

By Mike Schmidt
For the Associated Press

I just returned from Hall of Fame induction weekend, where I find that my cronies and I are slowly becoming the older generation of the membership. 1,178 more words


Philly Boo Birds Asleep? Good, Please Don't Wake Them

I remember my first Phillies game.

Mom and  dad took me to Connie Mack Stadium in the early  fifties. I believe I was somewhere between 4 and 6 (hell, I could hit at 3). 801 more words