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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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6,000 Games!

On Friday, I will be privileged to broadcast my 6,000th Indianapolis Indians game! it has been a labor of love! My thanks to the Indians and to all the wonderful people I have met along the way!

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Butch

“You’ve got to relax and realize it’s the pitcher who’s in trouble, not you.” Hitting Coach: Harold “Butch” Wynegar Butch Wynegar caught in the Major Leagues for some 13 years. In 1976, at age 20, Butch became the first ever … Continue reading

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Late Bloomer

“The failure that I’ve gone through makes me appreciate the moments of success much more. Jake Arrieta Jake Arrieta won last year’s National League Cy Young award with a record of 22-6 and a 1.77 ERA. Arrieta had an incredible … Continue reading

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Cutch

“I don’t focus on the outcome. I focus on the preparation, seeing the ball well and taking a good swing at it.” Andrew McCutchen Andrew McCutchen is in his seventh year in the Major Leagues. McCutchen is a four-time All-Star … Continue reading

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Big Klu

“How hard is hitting? Walk into a pitch black room with furniture that you have never been in before..and then try to walk through it without bumping into anything. Well, it’s harder than that.” Ted Kluszewski Ted Kluszewski played in … Continue reading

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