Archive for September, 2011
Braun and Kinsler: Welcome to the Club
Sandy Koufax: “most observant Jewish baseball player ever”?
Taylor King: converting for the jokes?
JML update: Kinsler joins Braun in 30/30 club. Lavarnway clubs a pair to lead Red Sox.
Shalom, chaver Guillen
NFL Update: Kosier, Cowboys beat Redskins in MNF
JML update, Sept. 26: Braun inches along in batting race.
The Jewish Review of Books (shouldn’t that be Review of Jewish Books?) ran this review of Mark Kurlansky’s recent biography, Hank Greenberg: The Hero Who Didn’t Want To Be One. The piece begins with a reference to Mark Helprin’s short story, “Perfection,” which “re-imagined Bernard Malamud’s “Natural” as an adolescent Holocaust survivor whose otherworldly ability [...]
JFL report, Week 3
JML Weekend update: Shabbat Shalom — Kinsler, Feldman, and Braun’s teams clinch division crowns.