Category Archives: Sports

The Trail of Two GOATs

h/t Carol K. The following video was really touching and reveals the divergent path of the two GOATs.  Can there be two GOATs?  See the tables below. One, facing retirement, seems to be dealing with the reality by playing catch … Continue reading

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Henry “The Hammer” Aaron, R.I.P.

@Carol_6890 @ThinkInTheMorn The Hammer had a layover in L.A. on his way to Tokyo for this HR contest. He asked the Dodgers if he could take BP at the Stadium. I threw one of baseball's "greatest" batting practice that day. … Continue reading

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My Two Most Enduring Memories of Tommy Lasorda

I have to share with you two of my favorite and most enduring  memories of Tommy Lasorda, who passed last week.  In earlier posts, I have written about my Walter Mitty life growing up in L.A. as a kid working … Continue reading

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Time For A Few Victory Laps

First, Carol K. nailed the Electoral College: [Before our post, It’s Showtime: GMM/Grace Election Prediction, Global Macro Monitor conducted an internal poll about personal predictions on the election outcome.  Carol K.’s –>  Ok, my predictions: 305 EV Biden; wins pop vote by 5.937985%.   If … Continue reading

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Steph Curry Is Priceless

This is must view, folks….

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One Of Our Best Trades Ever – Mike Trout

While we are reposting, we thought we’d take a victory lap circle of the bases.  The following was originally posted on April 23, 2019, which was a victory lap of a repost from 2012,  We’re buyers of Mike Trout’s rookie card. … Continue reading

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Get up and fight, sucker!

Blast from the past. We saw a lot of hits on our site today for this post from last year.  Very apropos as it time for America to get up and fight this virus and recession.   And like the Champ … Continue reading

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Did You See Jackie Robinson Hit That Ball?

This one is for CK, a moral trailblazer in her own right and knows how to play and has a great long-game. We can’t emphasize enough what a Great American Jackie Robinson and moral trailblazer #42 was. Did you know … Continue reading

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The Fall Classic Cometh – Go Nats!

Wow!  I can’t believe it’s been a year since we posted the following piece on the World Series, which begins tonight.  The Houston Astros take on the NL champs, the Washington Nationals in the best of seven games.   Washington, D.C. … Continue reading

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The Open

Wow!  Check out Darren Clarke off the tee.  Love that guy, who won the Open in 2011, and wish we could have a pint together.   The Brits are very sensitive to the fact that the British Open is “The Open.” … Continue reading

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