Category Archives: All-Around Athlete


A couple of years ago I had the chance to talk with Red Slavin about the disturbing incident back in June of 1977. Whenever I see a brawl in baseball I think back to June of 1977. Only this wasn’t … Continue reading

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Growing up in the neighborhood we played every sport known to mankind. ¬†Well I didn’t swim, play hockey, soccer or tennis. But I knew a lot of kids that did play those sports. We stayed busy. Baseball in the summer, … Continue reading

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