Mia Hamm

May 10, 2016 0

Mariel Margaret Hamm is the most important player in the history of women’s soccer. Born in Selma, Alabama, on St. Patrick’s Day 1972, she is…

Tony Gwynn

May 9, 2016 1

Today is the birthday of the greatest player in San Diego Padre history. Anthony Keith Gwynn was born in Los Angeles, California, on this date…

Kentucky Derby

May 6, 2016 0

The Kentucky Derby is the longest running annual horse race in the United States. Held in Louisville, Kentucky, each year on the first Saturday in…

Jim Abbott

May 5, 2016 0

James Anthony Abbott did not grow up privileged. Abbott was born with an underdeveloped right arm that ended where his wrist should be and without…

Barkley Marathons

May 4, 2016 2

The Barkley Marathons is the hardest ultrarunning event on the planet. The Barkley is an annual 100 mile race consisting of five 20-mile loops run…