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Jackie Robinson wrote in his autobiography: 'I cannot stand and sing the anthem'

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has come under fire this week for refusing to stand during the national anthem before preseason games, a decision he says he made because he was “not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses Black people and people of color.” 292 more words

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The pitiful pickoff of Frenchy

The other day, while sorting through my collection; I came across two pieces that actually fit into a pretty funny story that I once read.  I’ve always loved the lighter side of the game and this story certainly fits that bill. 272 more words

Happy Birthday Roberto

 Today would have been Roberto Clemente’s 82nd birthday. While many of you know of his exploits with the Pittsburgh Pirates, did you also know that Roberto was once a part of the  141 more words

hope everyone had a happy 4th of july...

Internet outages and visitors made bloging   dfficult so I will give you snippet for each day

Monday  july 4 We had planned to go around the league our  baseball day began in Washington and ended tues in cleveland around 2 am… 322 more words

July 4, 1919 - A double header

My dad was born on this day. He loved the Atlanta Braves. They were the Boston Braves at this point.

1919 was not a great year for the Braves and July 4th would be fairly typical of the season. 31 more words

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - July 2, 2016

My first podcast recorded in New York City, a place I never thought I would ever leave. Eventually I moved to California and settled there… kind of like the Giants and Dodgers. 65 more words

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast