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It’s Time to take Texas!

May 01, 2016 No Comments by

A great fall afternoon to watch CC hold Texas Rangers to only 2 runs with 11 hits and stranding 7 runners on the bases over 6 innings. 10 strike outs, no walks by the Yankees staff and the Sandman come in to close it out in the top of 9th. Now for game 6, time […]

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2009 Masters Memory

Apr 05, 2016 No Comments by

by Jon Hemlock There isn’t a more beautiful place to watch a sporting event than Augusta, and there isn’t an uglier place to watch someone fall to pieces either. The 2009 Master was a place for both as Angel Cabrera won a green jacket and Kenny Perry handed it over to him going bogey-bogey on […]

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Opening Day at Citi Field

Mar 27, 2016 No Comments

Mets Opening Day 2009 It was a brand new stadium, first home game ever there. Mets had a great ceremony. I was in 304 for that game. I really enjoyed the whole atmosphere of the whole stadium. The Mets started the year off before that against the Reds and Braves, so it wasn’t there first […]

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Opening Day ’78- Reggie – Reggie – Reggie

Mar 24, 2016 No Comments

The Yankees ended the 1977 season by winning the World Series for the 21st time. It was 15 years without one. Reggie stirred the drink with 3 Home Runs in game 6 to beat the Dodgers. Opening day at Yankee Stadium of 1978 season the new candy bar was handout at the gates to each […]

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Take Me Out to the Old Ball Game

Mar 15, 2016 No Comments

By Jessica B. Now when I asked to be taken out to the ballgame, perhaps I should have been more specific. I should have requested a game where it didn’t start to rain during the first inning. I was psyched to see Clay “Don’t I look like I should be going to a RatDog concert” […]

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Cooperstown NY Baseball Hall of Fame

Mar 06, 2016 No Comments

by Joseph Terrazas Cooperstown New York, (Named After James Fennimore Cooper) ( The Last of the Mohicans, Fame) I’m from Kansas City and visited my youngest sister in New York City, and had to take the pilgrimage, to the hall of fame in upstate N.Y. by train. And we went during Spring break, March of […]

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NIT Tournament – Madison Square Garden

Mar 03, 2016 No Comments

The other March Madness is the NIT and in 2005 a friend of mine, who is a U of Maryland Alumni, got tickets to the final day of the tournament and off we when to the Garden. The Turtles were making a run at the championship but fell short with a loss to South Carolina […]

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Sports Illustrated Greatest Athletes of the 20th Century

Feb 23, 2016 No Comments

It was Dec.’99 and Sports Illustrated was getting the Greatest Athletes from the 20th Century together. Awards and applause for everyone. I remember this stub mostly for the respect that went out for Muhammad Ali

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“Free Agent” fan seeking for a home

Feb 19, 2016 No Comments

by John Santos As many who’ve met me know, 2006 was what I called my “free agent” year.  No longer could I just stand by as two MLS teams existed in town.  I decided I would choose a team by the 2007 season.  But I had to sample them in person first. While most would […]

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I scalped a fake Super Bowl Ticket!

Feb 09, 2016 No Comments

By George Haggis Super Bowl XLI – February 4, 2006 – The ticket seen here is a fake ticket, a phony, a counterfeit! Every fans’ worst nightmare when buying in the secondary market. I inadvertently bought this ticket in Miami, FL for $400 thinking that it looked authentic, but still feeling a bit skeptical because […]

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