Archive for October, 2010
The Mantle-Koufax Connection
Ike Davis merits inclusion in Forward 50.
Missed it by that much.
Jewish Sports Review celebrates a simcha
This morning on Sirius Mad Dog Radio, Leo Mazzone told the show’s hosts that he would be interested in being a pitching coach for either the Mets or the Yankees, saying either would be ‘a great job.’ Matthew Cerrone’s MetsBlog Mazzone has to be Jewish. Baseball fans can still visualize him with the Braves, sitting [...]
I wonder if he got a copy of “Great Jews in Sports” as a present?
Farmar, Casspi contribute to opening victories for Nets, Kings.
World Series, Game One
Thanks to the Jewish Major Leaguer site for offering this info. Some records of note following the 2010 season: Kevin Youkilis hit 19 home runs in an injury-abbreviated campaign, but it was enough to put him over the century mark. His 112 round-trippers are good for eighth place, right behind Ryan Braun (128). Tops on [...]
Lest we forget: Dick Miles, Ping-Pong champ