Another former Major League Baseball Player has gone on to that “Diamond in the Sky”:Chicago Cubs second baseman Glenn Beckert gone at age 79

Posted by Andy Durham on April 12, 2020 at 4:28 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Last week it was Al Kaline, the former Detroit Tigers’ slugger, and this week it is Glenn Beckert, a former Chicago Cubs’ second baseman, and Beckert was an outstanding defensive second baseman, and he had enough bat awareness to make him one of the toughest “outs” in all of the major leagues during a key …Read the Rest…

Former LA Dodgers, Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox’ key player Bill Buckner gone at age 69:Buckner dies after battling dementia

Posted by Andy Durham on May 27, 2019 at 5:40 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

I remember Bill Buckner from his early days with the Los Angeles Dodgers, when the Dodgers were so good, it was hard to find a starting spot for/on Tommy Lasorda’s club… You had Steve Garvey at first base, Davey Lopes at second base, Bill Russell at shortstop, Ron Cey at third base and Steve Yeager …Read the Rest…


Seems like you can “Never Say Goodbye”:Our baseball friend Kevin Reid has joined the Chicago Cubs’ angels in the outfield

Posted by Andy Durham on March 28, 2017 at 6:05 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Just learned today that our old friend Kevin Reid died last Friday and now one of the strongest/most diehard Chicago Cubs fans in the history of the team, is gone… The Cubs win the World Series just one season ago, for the first time since what 1908 and after many years of hoping and cheering …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers first-ever manager in Game 7 of the World Series tonight(Chicago Cubs) and former hitting instructor is there too(Cubs)

Posted by Andy Durham on November 2, 2016 at 11:21 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

*****They say that there is nothing that can compare to the Game 7 of a Championship Series and that is what you have tonight with the Cubs at the Indians for MLB’s World Series Title.***** Brandon Hyde and John Mallee with the Chicago Cubs, as they go for the Game Seven win/victory and the World …Read the Rest…