Monthly Archives: June 2013

Old Timing It With The Old-Timers

  I make it a point to watch the Yankee Old Timers Game every year.  I can remember watching the Mick crush several long foul balls before finally homering deep into the left field stands. Look at those old guys … Continue reading

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Book Review- The Summer of Beer and Whiskey

  The Summer of Beer and Whiskey: How Brewers, Barkeeps, Rowdies, Immigrants, And a Wild Pennant Fight Made Baseball America’s Game- Edward Achorn   I’m a huge fan of historical fiction. Steven Saylor and Conn Iggulden will always have a … Continue reading

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1969 Northside G-Force-Final Two Series

This is an ongoing series of posts documenting my online baseball simulation team, the Northside G-Force, on their quest to win the 1969 GAPL Championship, along with the successes and struggles of my all-time favorite player, Bobby Murcer. The 78-76 … Continue reading

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Bobby Murcer-Mr Clutch

As a life long Bobby Murcer fan I always believed that Murcer never really got enough credit as the greatest Yankee/baseball player ever. Thanks to an article that I found  written by William Tasker over at It’s About The Money … Continue reading

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1969 Northside G-Force-Series #42

  This is an ongoing series of posts documenting my online baseball simulation team, the Northside G-Force, on their quest to win the 1969 GAPL Championship, along with the successes and struggles of my all-time favorite player, Bobby Murcer. The … Continue reading

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1969 Northside G-Force- Series #41

This is an ongoing series of posts documenting my online baseball simulation team, the Northside G-Force, on their quest to win the 1969 GAPL Championship, along with the successes and struggles of my all-time favorite player, Bobby Murcer. The 74-72 … Continue reading

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1969 Northside G-Force-Series #40

This is an ongoing series of posts documenting my online baseball simulation team, the Northside G-Force, on their quest to win the 1969 GAPL Championship, along with the successes and struggles of my all-time favorite player, Bobby Murcer. The 72-70 … Continue reading

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Why Yes, I Have Been Published In A Major Sports Magazine

There have been many noteworthy moments in my life, events that all men should experience at least once. The birth of a child, hitting a game winning home run, getting your letter published in Penthouse Forums. I’ll not soon forget … Continue reading

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Moonlight Graham Meets Shoeless Joe?

I just finished reading Chasing Moonlight: The True Story of  Field of Dreams, Doc Graham by Brett Friedlander and Robert Reising. If you’re a fan of either the movie, Field of Dreams, or Shoeless Joe by WP Kinsella, then you’ll … Continue reading

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1969 Northside G-Force- Series #39

This is an ongoing series of posts documenting my online baseball simulation team, the Northside G-Force, on their quest to win the 1969 GAPL Championship, along with the successes and struggles of my all-time favorite player, Bobby Murcer. The 70-68 … Continue reading

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