Category Archives: Baseball

The Problem of Huntington Park

2011 marks the third season that the Columbus Clippers will call Huntington Park home. Minor League baseball in Columbus had previously been played at Cooper Stadium (regularly undergoing name changes) since 1932.  Cooper Stadium was a mass of concrete and … Continue reading

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Mike Maroth

His Career Yesterday former Detroit Tigers pitcher Mike Maroth announced his retirement from baseball.  Never an All-Star or a household name, Maroth’s greatest notoriety came from being the last pitcher to lose 20 games in a season in 2003, something … Continue reading

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Update! Ryne Sandberg with a Mustache!

My brother just sent me what can only be described as an important, late-breaking story in the world of Mustache Awareness Week.  A Ryne Sandberg baseball card with a mustache. This completely changes the complexion of our All-Mustache Team. Thanks, … Continue reading

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1980’s Baseball All-Mustache Team

In commemoration of the completely-made-up-by-me Mustache Awareness Week, I have compiled the 1980’s All-Mustache Team.  I’ve attempted to not just create a team of the best mustaches but to create the best team that just so happens to be mustached. … Continue reading

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The Mustache Era

There is nothing in this world more intimidating, more ferocious, more capable of peering into your soul and judging you to be a worthless, gutless wretch than a hard throwing relief pitcher with a mustache.  And my lord, their names!  … Continue reading

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