The Big Red Machine

September 23, 2016 0

The Big Red Machine dominated baseball’s National League in the 1970s. The Cincinnati Red Stockings were the first professional baseball team in America, becoming one…

Bob Hurley

September 22, 2016 1

Robert Matthew Hurley has won 28 state championships as a high school basketball coach. Born in the Greenville section of Jersey City, New Jersey, July…

Breeder’s Cup

September 21, 2016 0

The Breeder’s Cup is the richest turf festival in the world. The Breeder’s Cup World Championships is a series of Grade I [the highest class,…

Juan Pablo Montoya

September 20, 2016 0

Number Two turns 41 today. Juan Pablo Montoya Roldan was born in Bogota—Columbia’s capital and largest city--on this date in 1975.  His father Pablo was…

Al Oerter

September 19, 2016 0

Alfred Oerter Jr. was the first athlete to win a gold medal in the same individual event in four consecutive Summer Olympics. Born in the…