Author Archives: gregclucas
After the 1961 baseball season professional baseball departed Kokomo, Indiana, after seven seasons. The team was always on the lowest rung of pro ball–the Class D Mississippi-Ohio Valley League in 1955 and the Class D Midwest League the other six … Continue reading
Source: Astro Icons Overjoyed with World Series Win!
Among those on hand at Dodger Stadium Wednesday night were the Houston Astros two Hall of Fame players from another era. Both Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell whose careers were highlighted in my book, “Houston to Cooperstown- The Houston Astros’ … Continue reading
Originally posted on The Pecan Park Eagle:
Solly Hemus Died Today***********************October 3, 2017 ? Tuesday, October 3, 2017, Houston, Texas, 3:21 PM. The following e-mail from Lynda J. Carnegie arrived in behalf of Solly and Betty Hemus: “I just wanted…
On Friday September 8, 2017 I announced my last football game. It was a decision I made after the game and when I returned home. The game was a high school meeting between LaGrange and Argyle and played at a … Continue reading
I still have a collection of old Sporting News (when it was the baseball “bible”) from as far back as the late 1950s. Today I ran across the issue of July 1, 1967. One of the big stories was of … Continue reading