THE DIRT ON MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
Major league baseball is a dirty business … particularly in the infield.
The 2018 season of the national past-time begins in ballparks across America this weekend, and in preparation for the game, grounds keepers will be getting down in the dirt. Literally. Read More »
REMEMBERING ROGER BANNISTER
On the morning of March 6, 1954, a young medical student in London completed his rounds at St. Mary’s Hospital. He then embarked on a 57 mile journey. The first 56 miles were taken by train from London to Oxford. The last mile was taken by foot on a cinder track off Iffley Road in Oxford.
It was this final mile that would make history. Read More »
REMEMBERING MY FATHER AND BILLY GRAHAM
When I was a boy, I had two heroes. They were both Southern Baptist ministers. The first was my father. The second was Billy Graham. Read More »