An Uneventful October For Phillies Fans

It looks like Philadelphia Phillies fans will have to wait at least one more year for an exciting October. An article recently published on Sports Illustrated’s website says that although the Phillies were mathematically knocked out of the playoff running on September 14th, Philly fans still have a few silver linings to hold onto. For example, the…

Plane Crash Investigation

A recent article in the Anchorage Daily News talks about a plane crash that occurred at Merrill Field, which killed a pilot, Robert Lilly, and his girlfriend Jessi Nelsen. After an ongoing investigation by an investigator from the National Transportation Safety Board, it was concluded that the crash happened after there was an aborted landing and not…

Johnny Manziel Under Investigation

Johnny Manziel, quarterback of the Texas A&M college football team, is currently under investigation by the NCAA for allegedly receiving $7,500 dollars for signing memorabilia. According to an article on Sporting News, Manziel reportedly was involved in two separate incidents in which he received money. One broker who was with Manziel getting the signatures said he was…

Cole Hamel Wins Game On The Mound

The Phillies Cole Hamel threw a 6 hitter today and the team might be feeling a bit of relief winning a game after a mostly up an down season. The Phillies currently sit 18.5 game out of first place in the National League East and unless they pull off somewhat of a miracle, they might be watching…

Phillies Rout Mets In Three Innings, Win Game

I couldn’t help but smile to see that the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Mets 13 to 8 on July 18, 2003. Coming out of the All Star Break, the Phillies broke open the game in the first three innings to score 11 runs and put the Mets out of the game. This game marked the 7th consecutive…

Convicted Murderer Clears His Name

I recently watched a video on CBS 60 minutes that talked about a case that took place in Texas where a person named Michael Morton was convicted and sent to prison for murdering his wife. What is so shocking about this video is the fact that Michael Morton was acquitted 25 years later of the crime and…