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World Champions

“We were 19-31; we didn’t quit then and we weren’t going to quit now.” Dave Martinez, Washington Nationals Manager The Washington Nationals defeated the Houston Astros 6-2 last Wednesday evening to capture the Franchise’s first even World Championship. The Team … Continue reading

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Justin V.

“When I came into baseball, I had one goal. The Hall of Fame.” Justin Verlander Justin Verlander was the Detroit Tigers first round┬ápick (second overall) in Baseball’s 2004 Amateur Draft. Verlander was the American League Rookie of the Year in … Continue reading

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Gronk

“I’ve got to keep on working, keep on grinding & keep going out there to get better.” Rob Gronkowski Rob Gronkowski played tight end for the New England Patriots for nine years. Gronkowski was a four-time first team All-Pro; a … Continue reading

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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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Nick

“Your character is the accumulation of your thoughts, habits and priorities on a daily basis.” Nick Saban Nick Saban is in his 12th year as the Head Football Coach at Alabama. Saban is in his 46th year as a football … 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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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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