Another New York Yankee tops the charts as one of Major League Baseball’s most admired and respected players ever.
This famous shortstop became known as Mr. November through unique circumstances surrounding the postponement of the 2001 World Series.
It’s only fitting that Major League Baseball’s Mr. October Reggie Jackson leads off today’s #TBT sports blog. This Baseball Hall of Fame slugger wore the colorful uniform of the Oakland A’s and the traditional pinstripes of the New York Yankees. … Continue reading
Today’s #TBT sports blog looks back at the 1927 New York Yankees championship team known as baseball’s Murderers’ Row. Baseball historians have called the legendary 1927 Yankees the best Major League Baseball team ever. Yet, back in the 1920s, fans, … Continue reading
Today’s Friday Sports Funny focuses on this famously funny quote uttered by New York Yankees icon Babe Ruth. “No, I had a much better year than him.” ~ Babe Ruth When questioned if his huge 1927 baseball salary, which amounted … Continue reading
Wishing every dad a Happy Fathers Day by offering the 2nd edition of my FREE sports comic book Best About Sports. The fun book will confirm that the subject of sports always triggers debate. Pick a star player, celebrate a … Continue reading
R.I.P. New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra! Thanks for the wonderful memories as well as for being an incredible ambassador for the game of baseball. You made us smile and laugh – even when you probably didn’t mean it. For … Continue reading
Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog features a famously funny expression from this former New York Yankees great. “A nickel ain’t worth a dime anymore.” ~ Yogi Berra Inducted into Cooperstown in 1972, Yogi Berra may be the game’s greatest … Continue reading
Today’s #TBT sports blog looks back on the incredible Fall Classic exploits of Mr. October Reggie Jackson. This Hall of Fame baseball slugger wore the colorful uniform of the Oakland A’s and the traditional pinstripes of the New York Yankees. … Continue reading
Today’s #TBT sports blog brings back the clever nickname that sports fans love to argue about – America’s Team. And, I’m certain that calling the Dallas Cowboys’ America’s Team will immediately start a bunch of arguments. But, the Boys are … Continue reading
Yesterday proved to be a most fitting sendoff for New York Yankees Derek Jeter.
And, I’m not referring to Jeter’s third inning RBI infield single during his last Major League Baseball plate appearance.
My final memory of Derek Jeter in a baseball uniform will be the beautifully odd way a bitter adversary and its fan base sent off one of its hated divisional rivals’ legendary players.