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Rose Fights for team's honor

On October 8, 1973, Cincinnati Reds utility player, Pete Rose and New York Mets infielder Bud Harrelson started a bench clearing brawl in game three of the National League Conference Series. 261 more words


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