My mom was the most resourceful person I ever knew, and books were among her favorite resources. Whenever she needed to know how to do (...)
Day #9: "One of your favorite cards from the 1960s." 1967 Topps Nolan Ryan / Jerry Koosman #177 rookie card - I chose this card because it's the key mainstream card of a dominant strikeout pitcher who I felt peaked as a national superstar in the early 1990s. Show More Summary
War is absolutely terrible, and very few manage to even remotely capture the sheer horror that was World War II. Saving Private Ryan, the standard bearer for the genre, came out in 1998, almost 20 years ago. It’s been the icon since then. But in the new trailer for Dunkirk, it looks like there will be a new contender. Read more...
A fan wearing a Nolan Ryan jersey at a Corpus Christi Hooks game on Wednesday is going to get one heck of a shock when he realizes who was sitting next to him. I wonder if this guy knows he's sitting next to the real Nolan Ryan? pic.twitter.com/9dzLmHYMtW...Show More Summary
“Dunkirk” trailer, you’ve got that one scene. Never mind that the images from Chris Nolan’s WWII action thriller look beautiful and haunting, or that the trailer seems like a full movie of the “Saving Private Ryan” beach scene. (We’re...Show More Summary
World War II's Battle of Dunkirk in 1940 saw the deaths of 11,000 people, and the injuries of another 9,000. Forty-thousand troops were captured. The battle nearly resulted in the surrender of the British to Nazi Germany, but the Germans...
Baseball greats Barry Larkin, David Ortiz, Nolan Ryan, Vernon Wells and Torii Hunter have teamed up to create Dugout Ventures and invest in baseball-related companies.
Tracy McGrady is 100% sure he'd Nolan Ryan Tim Tebow... as in STRIKE HIM THE HELL OUT if the two men ever faced off on the baseball diamond. McGrady had a short stint as a pitcher with the Sugar Land Skeeters a couple years back... so when we got…
And now, the thrilling conclusion to yesterday's after-work stop at my local hobby shop, Central Sports Cards in Pawtucket, RI... First up, some more quarter box loot. Nolan Ryan, Will Clark and Cal Ripken were the three players I collected most as a kid, so I'm still drawn to their cardboard to this day. Show More Summary
There's no off-season anymore - Nolan Ryan
I picked up a small lot of Angels cards for about $3 - primarily for the 2016 Topps Stadium Club cards of Mike Trout [#280], Albert Pujols [#152], Nolan Ryan [#80], C.J. Wilson [#93], Huston Street [#2] and Garrett Richards [#80]. There...Show More Summary
In honor of Suicide Squad releasing in theaters and the most recent Batman V Superman film, Ryan Tellez of The Warp Zone created a catchy rap that recaps Christopher Nolan‘s entire Dark Knight Trilogy. Host your WordPress blog with Laughing Squid Hosting.Check Out These Related Laughing Squid PostsChristopher Nolan’s Gritty ‘Dark Knight’ Trilogy Recut as […]
One of baseball’s best basebrawls celebrated its 23rd anniversary on Thursday: The 1993 Nolan Ryan bout with Robin Ventura, (...)
Time to look at another ten nominees for my buyback franken-set, which is really starting to pick up some steam. For the second franken-set post in a row we start with a '90 Topps Nolan Ryan! #4 - 1990 Nolan Ryan The first five cards...Show More Summary
Pete Carroll compares Carson Palmer to Nolan Ryan
Joel Silver has been trying to get Logan’s Run back on the big screen for the last 20 years. Silver and Warner Bros. have gone through 17 different writers, and Ryan Condal makes 18. The classic Sci-Fi tale from William F. Nolan and George Clayton Johnson has resurfaced every few years at Warner Bros. with […]
On May 1, 1991, the world enjoyed more baseball history than it could have possibly expected. The greatest day in baseball history is the day you fell in love with the sport. It's the day you hit your first little league home run, the...Show More Summary
Texas has joined New York on the list of states that consider daily fantasy illegal. Texas attorney general Ken Paxton ruled Tuesday that the daily betting games made popular by Fan Duel and DraftKings involve significant elements of chance, not just skill, are therefore constitute gambling. Show More Summary
Halloween is today, and throughout the week, a variety of sports media personalities dressed up in increasingly ridiculous costumes. The Men in Blazers both dressed as Chuck Blazer. Katie Nolan was her crush, sexy Rob Ryan. Mike and Mike were Captain America and The Hulk, while Cris Carter was…Shaft. Show More Summary
NEW YORK — In his final start of 2015, Max Scherzer became the first pitcher to throw two no-hitters in a season since Nolan Ryan in 1973 and just the fifth in major league history. And he did it with dominance, striking out 17 New York Mets in a 2-0 win, including nine of the final 10 batters he faced.Read full article >>