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Rally cat to return to Cardinals after quarantine

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Rally Cat may be coming back to Busch Stadium.

The St. Louis Cardinals are taking claim to the now-famous cat that darted across the field during the Aug. 101 more words


W&S Open: The Narrative for 2017

As a film critic moonlighting as a sportswriter, I attend my hometown ATP 1000 event searching for the important narratives to follow. There’s always an intriguing subhead lurking to define the week of matches that serve as a tune-up / preview for the final Grand Slam of the year – The US Open. 413 more words


On Target

Here is a dilemma for us coaches … what to do about players that are negative but say they have these high goals, such as playing D1 good tennis college.  381 more words

Omar Sebastian

Charles “Charlie” Meyrick Pritchard (1882-1916): One of the Greatest Forwards to Play Rugby for Wales

During the Great War, Captain Wyndham Williams of the Royal Army Medical Corps kept a diary of his experiences as a medical officer on the Western Front. 943 more words


Julio Franco hits a grand slam at age 45 (June 4, 2004)

At Turner Field on June 4, 2004, Julio Franco became the oldest player in baseball history to hit a grand slam. The 45 year-old Dominican first baseman’s first inning base-loaded home run proves to be the difference as the Braves beat the Phillies, 8-4. 111 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

Despite Dingers and DPs the GGs Fall

The Good Guys emerged from the darkness of a “week off” to encounter I’d Hit it on diamond one last evening for a 7 inning bout.  1,215 more words

A Postcard from London

Hello from London! The least exotic location of the four grand slams, but by far the most convenient. Interestingly, despite Wimbledon taking place on my doorstep, this is probably the most belated tennis postcard of them all. 938 more words

Andy Murray