Happy Birthday to Doc.
November 16th, 2010 by slangon

Can you believe that Doc Gooden turns 46 today? It seems like just yesterday that he was a 19 year rookie, striking out batters at a higher rate than any other rookie pitcher ever (unless you count “Matches” Kilroy, who struck out 513 in his rookie year, way back in 1886. Then again, he also […]

Happy Birthday to my Favorite Baseball Player of All-Time
October 20th, 2009 by slangon

After 56 years on this earth and almost 20 years out of baseball, Mex has managed to retain his hold on my heart. Happy Birthday to you, sir. (By the way, you might be seeing this card pop up on this blog again sometime in the near future.)

Happy Birthday, Big Guy.
September 4th, 2009 by slangon

Today happens to be the 41st Birthday of one Michael Joseph Piazza, who happens to be one of the Greatest Players to ever put on a Mets uniform.