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Kyler

“Football has been my love and passion for my entire life.” Kyler Murray Kyler Murray is a great two-sport athlete from the University of Oklahoma. Murray has been an outfielder on the OU baseball team, and the Oakland Athletics drafted … Continue reading

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Erskine

“Branch Rickey was my mentor in Baseball and a strong influence in my life.” Carl Erskine Carl Erskine pitched in the Major Leagues for 12 years, all of them with the Dodgers (1948-1959). Carl’s lifetime record was 122-78 with a … Continue reading

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Greatest team in Red Sox history

“There’s no question in my mind, that this is the greatest team in Red Sox history.” Red Sox Pres. Sam Kennedy The 2018 Boston Red Sox were the best team in Baseball during the regular season and also were Baseball’s … Continue reading

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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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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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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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