Category Archives: Sports

Goodbye To A Friend

Golf is a very social sport and has a way of putting strangers together then, forging their friendships.  If you are in a weekly golf league, you’ll understand what I mean. Accomplishments on the links can be the ties that … Continue reading

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George, look away…….

I truly believed that the Steinbrenner children would keep my Yankees in good hands.   For more than 30 years, George Steinbrenner ensured that my favorite team would put the best product on the field, in spite of the critics.   Yes, … Continue reading

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Mr. Santo

I’ll never forget it.   Every time I smell “new” leather, it’s what I think of.   I remember the feeling of slipping it on my hand.  I remember my dad showing me how to break it in so that it formed … Continue reading

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Don’t make this a different game…

On December 2nd the New York State Public High School Athletic Association will vote on a referendum to require men’s lacrosse helmets to be worn in women’s lacrosse.   While the intentions are good, I feel they are ill conceived. The … Continue reading

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Just Shut Up Terrell….

Last night in the middle of the blowout that was a football game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Washington Redskins, Terrell Owens posted a tweet critical of Donovan McNabb‘s recent contract extension with the ‘Skins.  Basically it said “How … Continue reading

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Now that the Yankees have left the building…

As a lifelong Yankee fan, I’ve heard all (and I mean ALL) the comments from Yankee-haters mostly pertaining to the amount of money the team spends on acquiring players and then, keeping them.  I’ve also listened while those people rejoiced … Continue reading

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