Bob Howsam

October 5, 2016 1

Robert Lee Howsam played a key role in establishing two leagues—the American Football League and baseball’s Continental League. Born in Denver, Colorado, February 28, 1918,…

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,…

Molina Brothers

July 20, 2016 0

Vega Alta, Puerto Rico, is nicknamed El Pueblo de los Nangotaos—Town of the Squatters—after the posture assumed by sugar cane cutters as they waited for…

Joe Nuxhall

June 10, 2016 1

Joseph Henry Nuxhall is the youngest player ever to appear in a major league baseball game. Born in Hamilton, Ohio—the “City of Sculpture”--July 30, 1928,…

Jack Buck

February 17, 2016 1

John Francis Buck was one of the greatest broadcasters in the history of American sports. Born in Holyoke, Massachusetts—about 90 miles west of Boston—on August…