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My Theory

October 16, 2015
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I have thought for a long time that the umpire strike zone depends on who is batting, which team does he play for, and are they in the race for the championship.  It is much more evident now because all…

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Big Ten Second Best

October 15, 2015
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Since Michigan State won the NCAA Championship in 2000, the Big Ten has been the runner-up 6 times in basketball.  The question continues–is the ACC better than the Big Ten in basketball?  The following are the 6 runner-ups for the Big…

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PGA Golf 2016

October 14, 2015
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When Zach Johnson won the British Open, he stopped Jordan Spieth from winning 3 straight majors.  To show that there was no hard feelings between the two, they flew back to the United States in the same private plane.  There…

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Hoosier Hot Shots of Old

October 13, 2015
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If you remember anything about Indiana basketball, these 6 guys all qualify as “hot shots”.  Included are Rick Mount of Lebanon High School and Purdue University.  He averaged over 30 points a game before there was a 3-point shot.  About…

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Dodger Greats

October 12, 2015
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Don Drysdale in 1968 went 58+ innings without giving up a run.  Most people felt this would last forever.  What he forgot to do was to tell the Dodger management not to draft a pitcher named Orel Hershiser.  In 1988…

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Katie Ledecky

October 8, 2015
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Katie Ledecky is an 18-year old swimmer for the United States.  She recently graduated from Stone-Ridge School of the Sacred Heart in Bethesda Maryland.  She swims the 400, 800, and 1500 meter freestyle events.  She has been compared with the…

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College Football Attendance Up

October 7, 2015
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Over the last several years, the attendance at college football games keeps going up.  However, student attendance keeps going down.  In fact, I think it is down as much as 7% in the major 5 conferences.  What are the reasons…

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OA Hall of Fame

October 6, 2015
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The Inaugural Ammann-Brinkmoeller Athletic Hall of Fame of Oldenburg Academy will take place this Saturday.  This year’s class will include Tina Caldwell, a 1980 graduate, who starred in volleyball and basketball.  The second inductee is Staci Hewig Adams, a tennis…

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How About This?

October 5, 2015
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In a September 3 game in which the Washington Nationals won 15-1 over Atlanta, Bryce Harper had quite a statistical line for this game.  He did not have an official at bat.  He walked 4 times and drove in a…

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Earlier Trade Deadline

October 2, 2015
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Joe Sheehan, in a Sports Illustrated article, suggested that the trade deadline should be moved up to June 1 rather than July 31.  His reason was that after the first third of the season you know what your team needs…

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Upcoming Events

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9:00 am Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
11:00 am Osgood Bricktoberfest @ Town of Osgood
Osgood Bricktoberfest @ Town of Osgood
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
OSGOOD, Ind. — The Town of Osgood, along with the support of local sponsors, will be hosting the 2nd Annual Bricktoberfest event on Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on the historic brick road located on Ripley…