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Entries from August 2011

Calling Elvis?

August 31st, 2011 · No Comments

A week-plus ago I read an entertaining sports piece written by Mike Tanier musing how at three weeks into the National Football League’s truncated training season - teams were starting to see things - a clever pun related to the heat wave then sweeping the nation…
Thus reputedly there were reports of you guessed it! Brett […]

Tags: NFL Football

Kerry Collins Signs with the Colts

August 26th, 2011 · No Comments

Colts owner Jim Irsay tweeted Wednesday morning: “We have agreed to terms with Kerry Collins…more details to come.” There wasn’t anymore information about it but it seems like Collins will no longer play bingo online for money now that he has a new job.
I was thinking about the whole Peyton Manning situation and I said […]

Tags: NFL Football

Ousted MLB Soul finally recognized 16 years later…

August 22nd, 2011 · No Comments

Last week I watched a very moving documentary - the encore presentation) upon an ex-MLB player named Glen Burke who was basically ‘Outed (Ostracized) from playing this professional sport for openly displaying his Gayness…
As I’d never heard of Mr. Burke before, who at a somewhat slightish six foot-plus (6’ 0-2”) inches and 200lbs could […]

Tags: MLB Baseball

Will New York’s mighty Cosmos return to the Pitch?

August 10th, 2011 · No Comments

Funny how the news biz works, as I was hunting around for other riveting news stories – I ran across an article proclaiming that the Legendary New York Cosmos soccer team was potentially one step closer to returning to action, albeit this time in Major League Soccer. (MLS)
As a ‘Wee lad growing up and […]

Tags: soccer

As Mariners stop losing Streak – “PeanutMann” Strikes out

August 3rd, 2011 · No Comments

So I’m guessing I’ll get bamboozled for admitting I was hoping the Seattle Mariners would break the Major League Baseball’s All-time consecutive games lost streak of 21-games recently. As it wasn’t like they weren’t hitting the ball – having lost their 15th straight game 12-8 vs. the Boston Red sox while breaking the clubs previous […]

Tags: MLB Baseball · Uncategorized

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