Category Archives: sports

My Baltimore Books, John Steadman’s ‘Football’s Miracle Men”


This post is long overdue.  For years, there was a book that was missing from my ‘Baltimore Books’ collection.  Missing, due to my own stupidity. When I was boy, my Uncle Kelly gave me his copy of “Football’s Miracle Men, … Continue reading

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Legendary Colts tight end John Mackey dies at 69


Legendary Colts tight end John Mackey dies at 69. The greatest tight end in Pro Football history.  Thank you, John for being  so gracious to me when we met all those years ago.  Thank you for bringing joy to the … Continue reading

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Time Will Not Dim the Glory of Their Deeds


There was a time when everyday in Baltimore was a Memorial Day of sorts.  The beloved home of the Orioles and Colts was indeed, Memorial Stadium.  It’s most prominent feature being the huge dedication that faced 33rd street.  Simple and … Continue reading

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Finally! A Day at the Races!!


I have a secret shame.  I am the type of man who is embarrassed by nothing and I’m liable to say or do anything at anytime, but I am loathe to admit the following; I have never been to Pimlico … Continue reading

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Longtime Baltimore waitress worked for Unitas, served Sinatra


Longtime Baltimore waitress worked for Unitas, served Sinatra. This is pretty awesome!  I can’t wait to get this book.  I really hope she does a few book signings!

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