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Robby

“Pitchers did me a favor when they knocked me down. It made me more determined.” Frank Robinson Frank Robinson is the only man to win the Most Valuable Player Award in both Major Leagues (1961 with the Cincinnati Reds; 1966 with … 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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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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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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