Tags » Earl Weaver

Don't Read Too Much into the Results of Alabama's Senate Election

In baseball, momentum is the next day’s starting pitcher. At least that’s how the Baltimore Orioles’ Hall of Fame Manager Earl Weaver once described the term. 24 more words

Aaron Freaking Boone Might Be The Right Man To Lead The Yankees If Given A Chance

I long for the day when the manager was as predictable and steadfast in his commitment to a team as the players were.

Sparky Anderson. Tommy Lasorda. 537 more words

Baseball

Baltimore Orioles Team Picture 1980 Topps - Sully Baseball Card of the Day for November 30, 2017

Earl Weaver only won one World Series as a manager. Isn’t that amazing? That stat almost makes me do a double take. He was such a dominant and influential manager and the Orioles had so many wonderful teams and so many trips to the post season. 457 more words

"These Are The Times" in Cobalt Review's 2017 Baseball Issue

If you know me, you know I love baseball. I write about the game almost everyday in some small way. I use it as an analogy for life, and if you don’t believe me, just read a few pieces from my column… 192 more words

Writing

DAILY QUOTE 11.18.17

“It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.”

– Earl Weaver

Fitness

Earl Weaver 1978 Topps - Sully Baseball Card of the Day for November 2, 2017

OK, today concludes the Manager Card section of the Card of the Day. I realized that I, for no intentional reason put two Brewers managers in the bunch. 679 more words

Classic Matchups - Milwaukee vs. Baltimore on June 3, 1980

The Milwaukee Brewers played in the American League East division from 1972-93. In 2017, the Brewers will play many of their old foes from the East in Interleague matchups.  1,224 more words

Milwaukee Brewers