July 4, 2014 marks the 75th anniversary of Lou Gehrig’s “Luckiest Man” speech. He died of ALS in 1941.
“A nickel ain’t worth a dime anymore.” – Yogi Berra
Hall of Fame catcher Johnny Bench says he’s in the same boat as millions of other Americans who have lost their insurance recently.
Here, Vin Scully, who announces for the LA Dodgers, pays tribute to long time Colorado Rockie Todd Helton who’s hanging up his cleats after this season.
Major League Baseball (MLB) is FINALLY going to enter the 21st century next season by expanding use of instant replay. Click this link to read about the decision at the Boston Globe. I’m wondering if replay would reverse calls like this one or this one at home plate. In any case, it’s about damn time!
See more impressive photos of the cloud formations at this link.
Considering last year’s run to the playoffs, this is a little surprising. Via CBS DC/WNEW D.C. traffic on game nights might seem to indicate otherwise, but apparently the Nationals are one of the least popular teams in baseball. Harris Interactive’s annual report on the popularity of Major League Baseball teams is out, and the Nats […]