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Sometimes I think if I had the same body and the same natural ability and someone else’s brain, who knows how good a player I might have been. 7 more words

Mickey Mantle

You're never going to watch that...

That’s what my wife said to me the “other day” as I opened up a package and pulled THIS beauty out of it.  She’s since said it about 100 more times. 262 more words

Is David Ortiz On His Way To The Greatest Final Season In MLB History?

After providing us with 13-plus years of clutch hits, David Ortiz hasn’t slowed down one bit in his career finale.

30 games into the season, the 40 year-old is second in the AL with 25 RBI’s and tied for third with seven home runs.   207 more words

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Week in Review (May 6, 2016)

I’ve written before about how over the past few years I’ve fallen out of love with sports and that’s still half-true.

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Week In Review

Trump and the Mickey Mantle Effect

So Ted Cruz has bitten the dust and Trump seems unstoppable. How in the name of all that’s sane has this come to pass? How did so many salt-of-the-earth sorts of Republicans finally climb aboard the  Trump bandwagon, folks who initially would rather have elected Josef Stalin than this epitome of the brash, crass New Yorker? 306 more words


When I hit a home run I usually didn’t care where it went. So long as it was a home run was all that mattered. – Mickey Mantle http://ift.tt/1TdrYRs

Mickey Mantle