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Happy Birthday, Jerry Kenney

Happy Birthday to my Yankee teammate, Jerry Kenney.  I called Jerry “Lobo,” a nickname given to him by Horace Clarke; he was the Yankees regular third baseman from 1969 to 1972.  285 more words

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Cole Hamels to the Rangers?

Hamels wishing he is traded to the Rangers

Its time for the rumors to start kicking up in the world of baseball as we approach the July 31st non-waiver trade deadline. 110 more words

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The Ruben Amaro Jr. Defense

Originally posted at http://www.thephillysportscave.com/2015/06/16/the-amaro-defense/

There are many different personas that cross over into all different areas of life. There are heroes, there are villains, there are winners, there are losers, there are those who influence, and there are those who are influenced. 711 more words

Ruben Amaro Jr. openly wonders if he can get in on this D'Angelo Russell action

Philadelphia, PA – Impressed by the workouts and positive attitude of Ohio State point guard D’Angelo Russell, Ruben Amaro Jr. openly wondered if the Phillies could get in on some of this “sweet, sweet D’Angelo Russell action.” 233 more words


MLB Delly: Albert Pujols Passes Mickey Mantle; Ruben Amaro is Getting Upset

Welcome to MLB DailyDelly on a Friday. We close the week with the Mets in first place …

See ya, Mick: Albert Pujols passed Mickey Mantle last night in Tampa with his 537th home run. 707 more words


If You are Related to Someone in the Phillies Organization, You Probably Got Drafted This Week

The MLB Draft currently goes 40 rounds, and a total 1,065 picks. That’s even a reduction from what it was a decade ago, or from the halcyon days of the 80’s and 90’s when drafts could go on interminably with a couple of teams continuing to make picks. 375 more words


Ruben Amaro frantically trying to reach Sepp Blatter

Philadelphia, PA – Upon hearing embattled and corrupt FIFA President Sepp Blatter had resigned from his position, Ruben Amaro Jr. was seen sprinting to his office as he frantically looked up the international country code for Switzerland. 204 more words