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Remembering Harry Kalas

There are certain moments in our lives that we can’t forget no matter how hard we try. That holds true for the happiest of moments and for the most somber moments as well. 480 more words

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Mike Schmidt Wants to Replace Umpires With 'Force Fields'

With Major League Baseball expanding instant replay this season we have already seen a number of calls get overturned and made right. What could be next for MLB as technology expands through the national pastime may surprise you: Force fields. 150 more words


Mike Schmidt thinks MLB should use the force, not human umpires, to call balls and strikes

Michael Jack Schmidt was a guest on 97.5 the Fanatic on Thursday to talk about his new gig calling Sunday Phillies games alongside Tom McCarthy and either Jamie Moyer or Matt Stairs on the television broadcast. 272 more words


Baseball, Opening Day and fresh starts

It’s perhaps my favorite day of the year. Baseball. Opening Day.

I have a few rituals. I always watch my team, the Fightin’ Phils. And I clean my Phillies shrine and burn a little red candle for good luck. 360 more words


Bill Campbell: On The Eagles, NFL Draft, And Sixers

By Bill Campbell

The Eagles – Double Duty

The Eagles added running back Darren Sproles to their roster last week. There can be little doubt that, in doing do, they’ve added an advantage that could turn into something big in the upcoming season.  2,619 more words


You Want the Real Story? Rollins and the Phillies Respect Sandberg. Period

Jimmy’s got tenure.

If you’re  tenured faculty say, at Drexel, it means you’ve earned the right to free speech in the classroom without fear of dismissal. 690 more words