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Brooks Robinson, Defense and Ranking the Best Third Basemen

Let me start by stating I hate arguing against a player. I much more enjoy arguing for a player. This is especially true when it comes to one of the absolute classiest guys to ever put on a big league uniform. 997 more words


WJZ's "Evening Magazine"

During the summer of 1976, a San Francisco CBS affiliate station (KPIX) owned by Westinghouse Broadcasting (AKA Group W), premiered a local weeknight television news and entertainment series titled “Evening: The MTWTF Show”, eventually christened “Evening Magazine”. 406 more words


Dick Allen Belongs In MLB's Hall Of Fame

There is no denying what an honor it is for a baseball player to be named into the Hall of Fame and there is probably no feeling like it. 944 more words


Happy Birthday, #5!

Whether you want to or not, you do serve as a role model. People will always put more faith in baseball players than anyone else. ~ …

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Brooks, Still the Magician

This is a weird day for me, and probably many other similar-aged people, boys especially, who grew up in Baltimore in the 1960s and 70s. My childhood hero, Brooks Robinson, turns 80 today. 464 more words

Baseball In General

Let's Play Two

Opening Day 2017 is here!

I know baseball isn’t what it used to be. Long schedules, arrogant stars, big-money contracts.

Performance-enhancing drugs.

Hey, it’s not the same for me either, not like it was back in the early-to-mid ’80s when I lived and died with every pitch, and pretended I was… 219 more words



Opening Day is in FIVE days!!!!  Time to dust off your #5 jersey and your O’s cap! 31 more words