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In Honor of Vin Scully

Today’s soundtrack. Love me some early Elton John. As Vin Scully would say, “Mmmm M” (hubby Richard knows what I mean)! — Facebook post 9/13/14… 69 more words


A Great Night At Bergino Clubhouse: Marty Appel's Knowledge Flowed Discussing His New Book About Casey Stengel

Once again,  Bergino Baseball Clubhouse (67 East 11th Street in New York City) with proprietor and interviewer Jay Goldberg, was the site for a great evening of discussion with a great guest, this time, Marty Appel, whose extraordinary baseball knowledge flowed, as he discussed his new book, ” Casey Stengel Baseball’s Greatest Character.” 284 more words

Remembered Dreams: A Historical Tribute to Jews and Baseball

Chasing Dreams: Baseball & Becoming American is a pop-up exhibit currently on tour from the National Museum of American Jewish History. Recently, it came to the Sherman Miller Museum of Jewish Art in Tulsa, and I leisurely enjoyed a walk in the field of dreams. 667 more words


"Bang" About The Prolific, Great And Largely Unknown Bert Berns Is Fantastic!

The play “A Piece of My Heart,” about the beyond prolific and great songwriter/record company executive/ Bert Berns, was astounding and now his son filmmaker Brett Berns has brought us a masterful, insightful, beautiful documentary, “Bang,” about the life of his father. 222 more words

Vintage card profile of the day: Sandy Koufax

Our vintage card profile today is the great Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Sandy Koufax … long before Clayton Kershaw established his dominance in the City of Angels. 118 more words

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Image courtesy of cliparthut.com

Since the all-time greatest Angels has been done on this site, it’s time to go 35 miles up I-5 and list my choices for the all-time Los Angeles Dodgers team. 1,375 more words

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Petty grievances

I once heard/read that only petty people have petty grievances. Petty be me

I find it amusing the things that somewhat intelligent people get their knickers in a twist about until I remember how twisted my knickers are. 331 more words