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TOMMY RIDGLEY AND BOBBY MITCHELL-IN THE SAME OLD WAY: THE COMPLETE RIC, RON AND SHO-BIZ RECORDINGS.

TOMMY RIDGLEY AND BOBBY MITCHELL-IN THE SAME OLD WAY: THE COMPLETE RIC, RON AND SHO-BIZ RECORDINGS.

Although Joe Ruffino’s Ric and Ron labels may not have been the first R&B labels in New Orleans, they would become two of the most  important and influential. 3,303 more words

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Happy Birthday, Danny Walton

Happy Birthday to Danny Walton, who was my teammate on the New York Yankees from 1971 to 1972.  About two months into the 1971 season, the Yankees traded Frank Tepedino and Bobby Mitchell, once considered among the Yankees most promising prospects, to the Milwaukee Brewers.  289 more words

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Happy Birthday, Charlie Moore

Happy Birthday to Charlie Moore, who played for the Milwaukee Brewers during my last four years in the major leagues. He was statistically the single toughest hitter I faced in eleven seasons as a pitcher.  392 more words

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Atlanta Braves' Minor League Outfield Coordinator Bobby Mitchell Helps Jose Peraza Transition to Center Field

Atlanta Braves Minor League Outfield/Baserunning Coordinator Bobby Mitchell stopped by Coolray Field during the Gwinnett Braves’ most recent homestand to help the organization’s top prospect transition from the brown dirt of the infield to the vast stretches of green grass in center field. 447 more words

Bobby Mitchell’s Amazing Chicken Broccoli Casserole [VIDEO]

Here’s a disclaimer: I do not cook very often. When I do, it’s for special people on a special occasion. Take for instance my wife’s recent birthday. 322 more words

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‘I Got Your Back Bro’: The Moment Jim Brown, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Bill Russell etc., Stood Up For Muhammad Ali

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Muhammad Ali was on the ropes for refusing induction into the Army, and Jim Brown wanted to help. But first, the NFL great wanted to hear the boxing champion’s reasons for not answering the call to military service during the Vietnam War. 779 more words

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Ali, Brown Reunite Years After Ali's Legal Fight

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Muhammad Ali was on the ropes for refusing induction into the Army, and Jim Brown wanted to help. But first, the NFL great wanted to hear the boxing champion’s reasons for not answering the call to military service during the Vietnam War. 799 more words

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