Andre Dawson

October 30, 2017 0

Andre Dawson survived a dozen knee surgeries on his way to Cooperstown. Only the second player [after the great Willie Mays] to reach 400 home…

Vida Blue

July 28, 2016 0

Vida Blue was the first player in American League history to be named Most Valuable Player and Cy Young Award winner in the same season.…

Joe Namath

May 31, 2016 2

Broadway Joe turns 73 today.   Born in the western Pennsylvania mining town of Beaver Falls on this date in 1943, Joseph William Namath was…

Earl Campbell

May 2, 2016 2

One of the most powerful runners in football history began his career as a kicker on a flag football team. Earl Christian Campbell was born…

Tony Dorsett

April 7, 2016 1

Anthony Drew Dorsett is the first football player in history to have won the Heisman Trophy, a Super Bowl, the NCAA championship and been enshrined…