1871 – The first game of the National Association of Baseball Players was played. Fort Wayne beat Cleveland 2-0. 1929 – Lou Gehrig hit three consecutive home runs. 1954 – The first intercollegiate court tennis match in the U.S. It was between Yale and Princeton. 1954 – The Philadelphia Phillies and St. Louis Cardinals set […]
Five fairly well named personalities (Curt Schilling, Brad Nessler, Trent Dilfer, Mike Tirico, and Skip Bayless) have or are leaving ESPN. There are many opinions as to what’s going on at ESPN, but I’m curious Gabbers, what’s your take as to what’s going on over there?
The West was weaker this season, of that there is no doubt, and we thought that it would be an easy trip for the top four to the second round, but karma and injuries took the Clippers out, while dysfunction got Houston, injuries impacted Memphis. Meanwhile, Dallas was inexplicable in their loss. Houston (Lost to […]
1936 – Joe DiMaggio (New York Yankees) made his major league debut. He got three hits. 1938 – Lefty Grove got the first of a record 20 consecutive wins. 1951 – Gil McDougald (New York Yankees) became the fifth player to get 6 RBIs in an inning. 1969 – U.S. President Nixon attended the Kentucky […]
Unfortunately the season ended for these four teams, but I gotta say that in my opinion the East is getting much, much better and these four teams have the ability to step their game WAY up next season. Detroit (swept by Cleveland). This playoff series they were young and facing a marquee team in Cleveland […]
Welcome to May my friends. How unbelievable is it that we are already one-third of the way through 2016? As we now start drifting ever closer to Summer, I’ve already had the BBQ working, but am looking so forward to doing that even more, and I hope to learn some new recipes. What’s going on […]
The Last Good Girl By Allison Leotta Touchstone / Simon & Schuster Inc Release Date: May 3rd, 2016 It was his word against hers…until she disappeared. When Emily Shapiro accuses the scion of a rich and well connected family of raping her inside his college fraternity, she sets in motion the by now all too […]
Happy first day of May. Cinco De Mayo should be here soon. Mayonnaise for everyone. Welcome Gabbers and others to my NASCAR Updates & Other Fast Stuff. Got to write myself a post it note for car inspection this month. The wheels on the car go round and round you know. I need to weed […]
I just spent over 15 hours watching the 2016 NFL Draft which has come from Chicago the last two years after being held at Madison Square Garden in New York for over a decade. I must admit, because of changes this year, I may not watch it past the […]
The fans of the Jacksonville Jaguars, The GM and the coaching staff, want to thank Mr. Jones for passing up on Jalen Ramsey.