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The Best and Worst Closers in Philadelphia Phillies' History

Today a 7-game suspension was handed down to Jonathan Papelbon for grabbing his crotch after an ejection this past weekend. Since coming to the Philadelphia Phillies, Papelbon has been an emotional and verbal mess. 1,036 more words

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#BlogElul 8: Believe

I am back in childhood
clapping madly to save
poor poisoned Tinkerbell
bringing her back to life
watching her light grow
stronger and brighter. 137 more words


Happy Birthday Tug!

On this day in 1944, Tug McGraw was born in Martinez California.

So, today might be a good day to head on over to my page and make a little donation in his honor! 106 more words


The Unfortunate Boomer And Other Hostess Airbrushings

In a post last week I was singing the praises of the airbrushing job done on this 1977 O-Pee-Chee card:

Yesterday I was poking through my folders of scans and I ran across the “What could’ve been” example in my Hostess folder.  254 more words

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