Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Jay Jaffe presents a case on why Edgar Martinez belongs in the Hall Of Fame. You can read the article by clicking here. Until now, there had been very little national attention guided to Edgar's candidacy. Many say that although his hitting credentials are solid, the fact that he didn't play in the field in his later career diminish his chances. I believe that he does belong by the fact that he is first among equals. Reports have been that Martinez has gather more support through the years.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Aaron Paul in rural Walla Walla. Paul, famous for starring in the TV show Breaking Bad, was visiting his wife's grandparents. I reconnected with Bill at last year's 40th reunion. Paul is married to Lauren, the daughter of Bill's sister Debra.
Monday, January 16, 2017
Sunday, January 15, 2017
The Seahawks started out with a bang in yesterday's game, scoring on the games first drive. The momentum shifted when an 80 long punt return by Devin Hester was wiped out by a penalty. This resulted in an eventual safety. This put the Hawks in an insurmountable deficit on the road against the Falcon's. The Falcon's have the league's most explosive offense.
Just like last year the Seahawks, the Hawks are out on the second round, We'll hope for better results next season.
Saturday, January 14, 2017
With grace that may never be seen again in the White House, President Obama awards the Presidential Medal Of Freedom to his Vice President Joe Biden.
Posted by Mike Barer at 11:13 AM
Friday, January 13, 2017
The Los Angeles Chargers were a charter member of the AFL in 1960, but moved to San Diego the following season. The fans got to know Lance Alworth, known as Bambi, and WSU alum Keith Lincoln, the moose of the Palouse. Coach Don Coryell brought a passing attack known as "Air Coryell." According to the Seattle Times, the team won the AFL championship in 1963, giving the city it's only major title. Those were the days before the Super Bowl. The San Diego Chargers would later play in the Super Bowl in 1995. losing to the San Francisco 49ers.
Thursday, January 12, 2017
5th in the nation in passing yards and there was speculation that he would skip his senior year to make himself available for the NFL draft. The Seattle Times says Falk is 6th on the all time Pac 12 passing touchdowns.
Posted by Mike Barer at 7:30 AM