Category Archives: Inspirational Sports Stories

The Professor

Whitey Herzog: “George Kissell is the only man i know who can talk for 15 minutes about a ground ball.” @Cardinals George Kissell was a Minor League player, Minor League manager, Major League Coach, scout, Minor League instructor and Field … Continue reading

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J. Kramer

“My whole life has been one of seeking experience.” Jerry Kramer Jerry Kramer was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame earlier this month. Kramer played football at the University of Idaho and was selected by the Green Bay … Continue reading

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Charlie

“In moments of crisis, the initiative passes to those who are best prepared.” Charlie Morton Houston Astros pitcher Charlie Morton is 34 years-old. In 2018, Morton became an All-Star for the first time in his career. His 2018 numbers are … Continue reading

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Kerr

“I think it is imperative to follow your heart and to choose a profession you’re passionate about.” Steve Kerr Steve Kerr has been the head coach of the Golden State Warriors for four seasons. During this time the Warriors have … Continue reading

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Victor

“If I continue to keep growing & make everything more consistent, I’m going to get better each year.” Victor Oladipo Victor Oladipo just completed his fifth NBA season. Oladipo played his college basketball at Indiana University and was the second … Continue reading

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Uncle Ray

“It’s not my way or the highway, it’s our way.” Ray Searage, Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Coach Ray Searage pitched in the Major Leagues for the New York Mets (1981), Milwaukee Brewers (1984-86), Chicago White Sox (1986-87), and Los Angeles Dodgers … Continue reading

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Big D

“The best teams have chemistry. Good communication and they sacrifice personal glory for a common goal.” Dave DeBusschere Dave DeBusschere played in the NBA for 12 years (Detroit Pistons 1962-68; New York Knicks 1968-74). DeBusschere was an eight-time All-Star and … Continue reading

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