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3 for 3: Triple Leaders and Tripel Hops

On a recent trip to my area Total Wine, I happened upon a group of Belgian beers from fairly prominent breweries called “Triple Hop.” What a perfect opportunity to marry with a baseball element (yes, yes, there are Triple IPAs, but they’re really just Imperials). 505 more words


This Day In Padres History -- July 21

July 21, 1970 – With the Padres trailing 1-0, manager Preston Gomez pulled right-handed starting pitcher Clay Kirby for a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the eighth although Kirby had pitched a no-hitter for eight innings against the Mets. 125 more words


Quack, Quack

The Atlantic League’s Long Island Ducks and New Britain Bees wrapped up a three game set with a 10:35am mid-week start.  I was able to catch the last three innings during my lunch break. 429 more words

Foul Play In L.A.

Like many of you, I watched Game 2 of the NLDS Saturday night between the New York Mets and the Los Angeles Dodgers.

In the bottom of the 7th and with Dodger runners at first and third trailing by a run at 2-1, Ruben Tejada fielded a ground ball and went to tag second base to get Chase Utley out as he was forced to the base. 499 more words