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I Would Love a New York

The San Francisco 49ers football team has been looking for a new coach and found one in Jim Harbaugh from Stanford. They should also look for a new owner. The York family has taken this once storied franchise straight into … Continue reading

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Chilean Miner Runs New York

It was great to hear that Edison Pena, the Chilean miner, had finished the New York marathon. He was invited as a guest but insisted on running despite his limited training facilities…at the bottom of a collapsed mine! The outpouring … Continue reading

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San Francisco Giants are World Champions

The San Francisco Giants win the World Series! It’s been 54 years since this team last won it all and that was when they were back in New York. Since moving to San Francisco they’ve come close a couple of … Continue reading

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2010 World Series – Play Ball!

The World Series begins tonight between the San Francisco Giants and the Texas Rangers.  The Giants are my team . It promises to be a strong pitching contest so whoever can summon the ‘bats’ will take home the trophy. This … Continue reading

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A New Look for Water Polo

This is a great picture of the U.S. Women’s Water Polo team. They’re using the ESPN Magazine body issue to promote their sport and raise some money. Great idea! I’ll bet they had a lot of fun with this. They … Continue reading

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Ryder Cup Changes Hands

The Ryder Cup golf match turned in a dramatic finish on Monday after multiple rain delays. The U.S. made a gallant comeback on Monday after falling behind but fell just short at the finish. The TV scheduling by CBS was … Continue reading

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Tiger Out of the Tour Championship

Looks like Tiger is out of the Fedex Cup race by failing to qualify for the Tour Championship. He showed some signs of his former brilliance but could never keep it going for long. It remains to be seen whether … Continue reading

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Football Season Begins With Rules SNAFU

The first week of the 2010 football season and already there is a rule controversy. Check out this video. The Detroit Lions were denied a last second touchdown to win the game because the “process of the pass was not … Continue reading

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Tiger Needs Help to Make the Ryder Cup Team

Tiger is still on the Ryder Cup team although this year he needed to be one of Corey Pavin’s Captain picks. This has been a year of new lows for him and the scrutiny is more intense than ever. He’s … Continue reading

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Brett Farve Says This Season Will Be His Last ?

Welcome back Brett Farve who re-joined the Minnesota Vikings this week. Once again he couldn’t pull the trigger and retire from football. When everyone’s begging you to come back it’s hard to say no. I’m sure his wife’s not too … Continue reading

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Dustin Johnson Learns Rules the Hard Way

Tough break for Dustin Johnson who was assessed a two shot penalty in the final round of the PGA golf tournament. He admits he didn’t read the rule sheets that were posted to clarify just this type of situation. Also, … Continue reading

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South Africa Hosts a Cup and Wins a Jug

Louis Oosthuizen (WUHST-hye-zen) from South Africa won the British Open by 7 strokes to etch his name into the golf history books (and on the Claret Jug). He came out of nowhere to beat the worlds best at the home … Continue reading

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From World Cup to Claret Jug

Check out these pics as golfers practice for the British Open in Scotland. The weather has not been a factor the past couple of years but this year looks to be much different. Wind and rain are forecast thru the … Continue reading

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LeBron’s a ‘Free’ Agent, Get Over It

All this fuss over LeBron James is just so much blather from a bunch of hypocrites. The guy has a right to play for any team he wants. He gave Cleveland seven years…that’s plenty. The Cleveland Cavaliers owner had his … Continue reading

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World Cup Reigns in Spain

Tough game for the World Cup final between Spain and the Netherlands. The Dutch were particularly aggressive with a ‘kung-foo’ style kick in the chest by one of their players that should have brought out a red card (automatic game … Continue reading

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