Birgit Fischer

September 30, 2016 1

Birgit Fischer is the greatest kayaker ever to paddle a boat. First introduced as a demonstration sport at the 1924 Paris Games, Flatwater [now known…

Joe Garagiola

September 29, 2016 1

Joe Garagiola grew up on Elizabeth Street, across from Yogi Berra.  After Cardinals’ broadcaster Jack Buck moved onto the block early in his broadcasting career,…

Grant Fuhr

September 28, 2016 0

Grant Scott Fuhr is one of the most clutch goaltenders ever to play ice hockey. Born in Spruce Grove—a small town 30 minutes west of…

Al McCoy

September 27, 2016 1

For Phoenix Suns fans, there is only one real McCoy. Al McCoy was born in Williams, Iowa--a tiny town of 600 residents about 50 miles…

Ryder Cup

September 26, 2016 0

The Ryder Cup is one of the last great sporting events founded on prestige rather than prize money. The Ryder Cup is a biennial men’s…