Lou Brock

December 24, 2015 1

Louis Clark Brock is one of the most under-appreciated players in the history of major league baseball. Born in El Dorado, Arkansas, on June 18,…

Ironman World Championship

December 23, 2015 2

The Ironman World Championship may be the most grueling single-day sporting event in the world. The event has been held annually in Hawaii since 1978…

Pete Maravich

December 22, 2015 4

Peter Press Maravich was perhaps the greatest creative offensive talent in basketball history. Born in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania—a steel town outside of Pittsburgh that produced NFL…

Chris Evert

December 21, 2015 0

Happy 61st birthday to the only tennis player in history—male or female--to reach 34 career Grand Slam singles finals. Christine Marie Evert was born as…

Mike Hessman

December 18, 2015 3

Michael Steven Hessman is the real life Crash Davis, the character played by Kevin Costner in the film, Bull Durham. Born in Fountain Valley, California,—a…