Category Archives: Baseball

The Benefits of a Stadium in Silicon Valley

Apps! Apps! Apps! All designed to make your visit to (the poorly named) Levi’s Stadium more pleasurable. And by more pleasurable, we mean apps to assist you with finding a bathroom and getting beer. Tis a truly enlightened age we … Continue reading

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Player Profile: Julio Franco

The man played forever. And he had the sweetest batting stance EVER! Consider that the Phillies traded him and 4 other players for Von Hayes in 1982. Sweet move by the Fightin’s. Here is a writeup I did for Ask … Continue reading

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Doing the Opposite of Jordan: The Latest Harlem Globetrotter??

The Harlem Globetrotters held their annual draft selecting five players including current WNBA rookie Britney Griner (she passed on the offer). The most controversial selection came from outside the basketball world. Retiring New York Yankee (the last player to actively … Continue reading

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Starship brings you the official song of the 1987 Major League Baseball season

It might have been more fitting in 1989 when the Giants met the A’s in the World Series (most remembered for the Bay Area Earthquake). I guess timing is everything.

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Happy Birthday, Hideki Matsui!

A very happy 39th birthday to the big slugger from Neagari.  A player who gave his all in and produced very good numbers.  It’s always a shame when we American fans miss out on the prime of some of the great … Continue reading

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Again with the PED’s -

Biogenesis sounds like a company in a sci-fi movie where things go horribly wrong where the best intentions are twisted by a madman.  In reality, it’s a company that took cash to ‘discretely’ provide customers with performance enhancing drugs.  It … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Booze and Baseball in Philadelphia

This one was way to good to not share: A Brief History of Booze and Baseball in Philadelphia By: Johnny Goodtimes We’ve been talking about beer and baseball all week on the website. Today, I’m going to give you the … Continue reading

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Some of my favorite promos -

It is hard to imagine but not so long ago promotions for broadcasts of local sporting events used to be clever and imaginative.  Don’t believe me?  Here are a few that have been stuck in my head for over 20 years. … Continue reading

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