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The Grumpy Rooster Lives

Craig Counsell a.k.a “Grumpy Rooster” (pg. 74 “If These Walls Could Talk”) hit is breaking point last night and pulled the Brewers primary base thief Jonathon Villar in the 3rd inning due to a failed steal attempt of third base down 5 runs in the first. 430 more words


Goldeyes take 2 of 3 from Fargo, return home tied for wild-card spot; by Mickey Steen & Danielle Dorian.

Note from Chuck Duboff: with just one month of baseball left, the Winnipeg Goldeyes are right in the thick of the playoff race.  Given the minimal coverage by local media, watch for regular game reports and Goldeyes features during the month of August.   737 more words


The Cubs Came Roaring Back Against The White Sox Last Night!

Maybe it was just a change of venue that The Cubs needed.

I usually go to bed fairly early because I have to be up for work at 3 AM, but I decided to stay up and watch the Cubs and Sox last night. 101 more words


GRCC In the News, 7-27-16

Six steps sheriff, other leaders urge be taken to strengthen community colleges

July 26, 2016; MLive

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Kent County Sheriff Larry Stelma says law enforcement agencies and the private sector are dealing with a similar problem a skills gap. 348 more words

The Shirt Off His Back

Just got back from Disneyland, where, as you can imagine, retro uniforms are all the rage.

In the Chicago locker room when Chris Sale’s pitching … 479 more words


#27 Chapman deal

First I should say I’m not feeling 100% today so if this post is shorter than usual I apologize right now. Plenty of stuff happened in baseball yesterday, top prospects Alex Bregman (Astros), David Dahl (Rockies), and Braden Shiply (D-backs) all made their debuts last night. 213 more words


Those Crazy Communists

On this date in 1953 Fidel Castro’s July 26th Movement began, and the result was the complete overthrow of the U.S.backed authoritarian government of Cuban President Fulgencio Batista on January 1st, 1959. 227 more words