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Christmas Revisited

  A repost from Christmas Past: My Father sang in several local choral groups when I was growing up, and one of them would spend the last Saturday before Christmas singing carols at the local hospitals and nursing homes. A … Continue reading

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SABR In NEPA

I joined SABR 3 years ago because of this blog. Not that I thought I was doing any kind of scholarly work that was worthy of The Society For American Baseball Research, but because on more than a few occasions … Continue reading

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USS Maine Baseball Team In 1898

On February 15, 1898 the USS Maine exploded and sank off the coast of Havana Cuba. It is still unknown what caused the explosion. 274 men died, forcing the US to declare war against Spain two months later, marking the … 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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1969 Northside G-Force- Series #28

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 43-51 … Continue reading

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This Is Not a Post About Baseball

I don’t claim to be an expert on anything, especially Art,….and economics, …….and French Literature, …….or String Theory.(Although I do enjoy string cheese)But I do know that The Dogs Playing Poker, and a velvet Elvis is not great art. Very … Continue reading

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This Is Not A Post About Baseball

  I’m heading to Washington DC to attend the Reason Rally tomorrow. It will be the largest secular event in world history, and I am thrilled to be a part of it, along with other members of the NEPA Freethought … Continue reading

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Jack Taylor-Finish Your Game and Then You Can Have Dessert

  On June 13, 1901 Chicago Orphans Manager Tom Loftus removed starting pitcher Jack Taylor after 4 innings of lackluster pitching against the NY Giants. “No big deal son, happens all the time, we’ll get ‘em next time.” On August … Continue reading

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A History of Baseball in 100 Objects

I just started reading The History of the World in 100 Objects by Neil MacGregor. This book has selected one hundred man-made artifacts, located in the British Museum, each of which represents a significant turning point in human civilization, and … Continue reading

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Baseball Revisited 2.0

Welcome to the reincarnation of the Baseball Revisited blog. The 1st incarnation was originally set up as a World Series replay blog, but it slowly morphed into other areas of baseball history. The process of setting up a replay however … Continue reading

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