Tag Archives: Major League Baseball

The Washington Post: George Will- ‘Saying Goodbye To Football: Baseball is The True American Pastime’

Source: The New Democrat I’m a big fan of baseball myself. Along with football, baseball is the only sport that I can follow for the entire season and actually still enjoy watching regular season games. Not just with the Orioles … Continue reading

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CBS News: Baseball Great Yogi Berra Dead at 90: An icon of Sports and Quotes

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review I think it would be fairly easy just to write a piece about Yogi Berra featuring a lot of his great one-liners. But we’re talking about one of the top … Continue reading

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ABC Sports: Portrait of Willie Mays

  You can argue about who is the best all around center fielder of all-time. Willie Mays, from the San Francisco Giants, or Mickey Mantle from the New York Yankees. And there wouldn’t be anyone else that I would consider … Continue reading

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The Atlantic: Opinion: Alan Taylor: The Lights Go Out on Candlestick Park

The Atlantic: Opinion: Alan Taylor: The Lights Go Out on Candlestick Park</a I have mixed feelings about Candlestick Park. Even as someone who has actually never been there. But heard a lot of things about the park both good and … Continue reading

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Stereo Oldie: Experiment in Terror (1962)

Source:Stereo Oldie– from Experiment in Terror. “The original theatrical trailer for the 1962 Blake Edwards suspense thriller “Experiment In Terror.” This is the trailer presented and commented on by Dan Ireland of Trailers From Hell.com video titled “Dan Ireland on … Continue reading

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Baseball Time: MLB 1981- 9/26/81- Houston Astros @ Los Angeles Dodgers: Full Game

Source:NBC Sports– I believe that’s Houston Astros 2b Phil Garner with the bat. “1981 MLB. Los Angeles Dodgers vs Houston Astros Saturday, September 26, 1981, Astrodome” Source:Baseball Time The Astros-Dodgers rivalry was pretty good in the 1980s when both clubs … Continue reading

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NBC Sports: MLB 1987- NBC GOW- Los Angeles Dodgers @ Cincinnati Reds: Full Game

Source:NBC Sports– Fernando Valanzuela vs the Cincinnati Reds. “1987 MLB. Los Angeles Dodgers vs Cincinnati Reds Saturday, June 6, 1987, Riverfront Stadium… From Baseball Time The 1987 Cincinnati Reds were similar to the Reds of the 1980s and I call them … Continue reading

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Classic SF Giants: MLB 1987- 8/18 – San Francisco Giants @ New York Mets: Full Game

Source:Classic SF Giants– New York Mets pitcher Dwight Gooden, pitching against the San Francisco Giants, at She Stadium in New York, in 1987. “1987 08 18 Giants at Mets KTVU” From Classic SF Giants A great Giants-Mets matchup late in the … Continue reading

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Classic MLB 11: Video: MLB 1985-8/04/-Chicago White Sox @ New York Yankees: Tom Seaver Goes For 300

. To me at least, Tom Seaver and Steve Carlton are the two best starting pitchers of the Baby Boom era. Pitchers who came up in the 1960s and 70s and pitched into the 1980s or so. To me they … Continue reading

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PASS Sports: MLB 1992-6/11-Baltimore Orioles @ Detroit Tigers: Full Game

Source:Baseball Time– Orioles outfielder Mike Deveraux. “1992 MLB. Baltimore Orioles vs Detroit Tigers Thursday, June 11, 1992, Tiger Stadium” From Baseball Time I think this Orioles-Tigers games is a classic game, because 1992 was a very important year for both the … Continue reading

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