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A few things

February 12, 2009 |

Am I the only one who is sick of all of the steroid talk? I think they are all doing ’roids, growth hormones, etc. To quote John Rallo on today’s MMA segment, “Legalize the (performance-enhancing) drugs, and regulate them.” There, problem solved. There has been cheating since the beginning of time in some way, shape [...]

A sad story for Alomar

February 11, 2009 |

I’ve been watching the Orioles since 1982. That’s the first year that I can really remember. So many players have come and gone since then. I got to watch Cal Ripken Jr. from the beginning of his career to the end. I got to watch Eddie Murray in his prime. Neither was as exciting to [...]

A-Rod: Sky blue, world round; and other thoughts

February 09, 2009 |

Alex Rodriguez used steroids. That’s real shocking news. In other news, the sky is blue. Is there any name that is going to come out that stops you in your tracks to say, “Wow!” All you have to do is go back and look at the numbers. The numbers don’t lie. Period. You don’t get [...]

Remembering the “Why Not?” season

February 05, 2009 |

I got the press release yesterday that said the Orioles will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the 1989 “Why Not” season. I immediately called my friends, and we reserved a table at the ESPN Zone for next Tuesday night. Most people wouldn’t get excited about celebrating a season in which the Orioles finished in second [...]

My day at Super Bowl XLIII

February 04, 2009 |

Here is a recap of my day at Super Bowl XLIII in Tampa: I don’t know if they showed it on television, but the Bethune-Cookman Marching Wildcats performed before the game. They weren’t good, they were great! How good could a marching band be? Go check them out on YouTube. Good stuff. Watching the Steelers [...]