June 11, 2020

Former Dodgers’ pitcher Carl Erskine, 93, is the last surviving ball player famously shadowed by the late author Roger Kahn, who penned the “The Boys...

April 8, 2020

In the film "Forrest Gump," Tom Hanks opens a letter with the rainbow-colored Apple Computers logo, acknowledging that Lt. Dan has invested Bubba Gum...

April 2, 2020

One of the most interesting players I've interviewed is Charles Lemoine "Tim" Thompson, 96, of Lewistown, PA.  Thompson appeared in 187 major-league...

March 29, 2020

Instead of #OpeningDayatHome, I have another hashtag courtesy of Los Angeles Dodgers former manager Tommy Lasorda: #BaseballisForever.

There's a reaso...

March 13, 2020

Had a chance to speak with Dr. Bobby Brown yesterday, a man unparalleled as former third baseman for the Yankees, a 4x World Series champion, and car...

February 29, 2020

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One of the greatest baseball books ever written may have been tossed in a drawer and forgotten, had it not been for Dodgers pitcher, Carl Erskine, 93...

February 26, 2020

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Just learned of the passing of George Yankowski, an Army sniper in the Battle of the Bulge who told me about the sound of bullets whizzing past his h...

February 5, 2020

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This week America lost another Greatest Generation MLB player and U.S. Navy veteran. Don Hasenmayer made his major-league debut on May 2, 1945,  when...

January 15, 2020

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So, you'll be hearing more soon from another batboy, now 87, who has come forth with some wonderful accounts of Chapel Hill during WWII.  His name is...

January 2, 2020

Johnny Carson and Marine fighter pilot Ed McMahon were united by early military ties, long before they met and became late-night television's most fa...

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