R.A. Dickey pitched five shutout innings Sunday before the Houston Astros came back to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 in an exhibition game.
Dickey, entering his second season pitching for the Toronto Blue Jays, hopes to rebound from a mediocre 2013 season.
THE SCATALOGICAL AGGRO-WEIRDNESS OF MOISTBOYZ (Tractor) The awkwardly named Moistboyz were founded by “Dickey and Mickey Moist,” aka Guy Heller and Mickey Melchiondo—better known as Dean Ween of renowned weirdo-rock outfit Ween. Taking...Show More Summary
(Tractor) The awkwardly named Moistboyz were founded by “Dickey and Mickey Moist,” aka Guy Heller and Mickey Melchiondo—better known as Dean Ween of renowned weirdo-rock outfit Ween. Taking a great deal of the Pennsylvania band’s underlying...Show More Summary
Time.com's Jack Dickey, writing for Time, has a profile of Nate Silver, the data maven who will be bringing his number-crunching digital publication, FiveThirtyEight, to ESPN later this month. There's plenty of good stuff in there (for subscribers) about ESPN's courtship of Silver. Read more...
In an excerpt from a story about Nate Silver’s planned relaunch of FiveThirtyEight.com, Jack Dickey writes about Silver’s hiring practices. Silver graphs potential employees: The bottom two quadrants belong to the dregs of American journalism: on the left, sportswriters … Read more
Josh Dickey will no longer have to wait a week or more to make a Mashable imprint. The LA-based journalist, who has jumped in the past year from Variety (film editor) to TMZ (managing editor) to a second stint at TheWrap (managing editor),...Show More Summary
Cliff Lee gave up a run in three innings, outpitching fellow Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey, but Adam Lind and Dan Johnson each homered for the Toronto Blue Jays in 5-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.
Dickey explains it: In many ways the most dangerous aspect of the rationale Moscow has laid out for its intervention is what might be called “the Putin doctrine,” which is that it has the right to intervene to “protect” Russian populations wherever they may be. It used that rationale in its war against Georgia in 2008. And […]
Source Interlink Media (SIM) — publisher of over 75 publications, including Motor Trend, Automobile, Hot Rod, Surfer, and Transworld — has named Scott Dickey its new chief executive officer. Dickey comes to SIM from Competitor Group, a lifestyle media and live event company. Show More Summary
This post is part of a continuing series highlighting the potential state legislative candidates from each district for their party’s nomination. For more information on this series, refer to the “SAB’s Guide To North Dakota District Conventions: A Government Of People Who Show Up” post. Show More Summary
Cumulus Media Inc. (CMLS) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call February 18, 2014 11:00 ET Executives Lew Dickey - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer JP Hannan - Chief Financial Officer Analysts Michael Kupinski - Noble Financial Avi Steiner...Show More Summary
All of a sudden this weekend, a bunch of friends began passing around the same Business Insider article on Facebook, called “A Beautiful House In Brooklyn Is Secretly Being Used For Upscale Sex Parties” by Megan Rose Dickey. Uh oh, I thought, having read only the headline. I immediately knew two things. One, I [...]
I know. An impossible combination. In today's Wall Street Journal, I interview guitarist Dickey Betts [above] along with guitarist Les Dudek and pianist Chuck Leavell on the writing and recording of the Allman Brothers' Ramblin' Man in 1971. The song's...
People who like to fly fish will like reading these three articles on other web sites, we think. Three Good Articles About Fly Fishing Dickey’s Tarpon Muddler. Tying video fun from Gink and Gasoline. Winter Wader Maintenance. From the excellent Headhunters Fly Shop blog. Lawsuits Challenge Hatcheries. Via our friends at the Osprey Steelhead Blog. […]
MLB pitcher R.A. Dickey slings an erratic knuckleball pitch, posing a challenge for batter and catcher alike. The ball has been colorized to highlight its almost total lack of spin, which usually serves to stabilize the ball's trajectory. Read more...
Until now There have been hi-res R.A. Dickey GIFs around for years. I'm not sure which came first: the renaissance of Dickey or the renaissance of GIFs. Either way, if you want repeating images that highlight just how little Dickey's knuckler moves, they're out there. A user at Reddit, though, took the Dickey GIF to a new level. Show More Summary
You know the drill, someone asks me for a wantlist, I finally post it. 4 David Price / Jered Weaver / Matt Harrison League Leaders5 R.A. Dickey / Clayton Kershaw / Cole Hamels League Leaders8 Miguel Cabrera / Mike Trout / Adrian Beltre...Show More Summary
Betts began playing with Gregg Allman; his brother, Duane; and the rest of what would become the Allman Brothers Band in 1969. He also wrote "Ramblin' Man"
Robert Paul Dickey, 74, will be placed on 10 years of supervised release after he leaves prison and will be required to register as a sex offender for 15 years. [ more › ]