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MLB Commercial with Bryce Harper and Babe Ruth Is Old-Timey Goodness

MLB goes old school with its latest MLB Fan Cave commercial, featuring Bryce Harper, who pals around with Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk and Nolan Ryan. Dat vintage filter. For the Win's Ted Berg spotted this most recent "ForShow More Summary

Baseball Books Bring the Heat

Wrigley Field, Ted Williams, Nolan Ryan, Sabermetrics, the Pete Rose controversy—a fine new crop of baseball books looks at the old, the new and the very weird.

The Brilliant Dirty Tricks Behind Esquire's Famous Ted Williams Profile

2 weeks agoSports : Deadspin

Below you'll find Alex Belth's fun story about the making of Richard Ben Cramer's famous Esquire profile, "What Do You Think of Ted Williams Now?" We shared this over earlier today, but I wanted to draw your attention to one section in particular. Show More Summary

NBC Hypes Spat Between McCain and 'One of the Tea Party's Most Provocative Figures'

Friday's NBC Nightly News played up the latest dust-up between Senators John McCain and Ted Cruz over the latter's criticism of three of the Republican Party's presidential candidates, including Bob Dole. Brian Williams underlined the...Show More Summary

Edison International Management Discusses Q4 2013 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Edison International (EIX) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call February 25, 2014 5:00 PM ET Executives Scott Cunningham - VP, IR Theodore (Ted) Craver Jr. - Chairman, President and CEO William Scilacci - EVP, Treasurer and CFO Ronald Litzinger...Show More Summary

Olympics: Ted Ligety, Lauryn Williams Make History

Ted Ligety has finally filled the void in his resume. The most dominant giant slalom skier for most of the last decade easily won the event Wednesday at the Winter Olympics, becoming the first American man to claim two Olympic gold medals...Show More Summary

Wake in Fright and First Blood director Ted Kotcheff doc is coming

Angel Light Pictures announced that they will produce THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFF, a documentary about the life of Ted Kotcheff (William T. Kotcheff). The film will track the cinematic journey of the legendary Canadian film and...Show More Summary

The Beautiful Infographics Of Ted Williams's The Science Of Hitting

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

In 1971, Ted Williams and John Underwood released The Science of Hitting, the definitive treatment of the subject. Few great athletes have ever been so articulate about the mechanics of their greatness, which is one reason the book holds up even today, well into the analytics era. (A decade ago, Science was required reading for players in the Red Sox system.) Read more...

Move Over Golden-Voiced Hobo, Make Room For The Moviefone McDonald’s Employee

It feels like we first met Ted Williams, AKA “The Golden-Voiced Hobo,” a decade ago, but it has only been about three years since that guy had his crazy 15 minutes of fame. You’ll recall that Williams went from living on the street to...Show More Summary

Healthcare Services Group CEO Discusses Q4 2013 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (HCSG) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call February 5, 2014 09:14 ET Executives Daniel McCartney - CEO & Chairman Ted Wahl - President & COO Analysts Ryan Daniels - William Blair Michael Gallo - CL King & Associates A.J. Show More Summary

Joan Mondale, wife of former vice president, dies

(CNN) – Joan Mondale, wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale, died on Monday, their church in Minnesota said. Her husband and sons, Ted and William, and other family members were at her side, according to a statement released by Westminster Presbyterian Church in Minneapolis. "We are grateful for the expressions of love and support […]

Ben Bradlee Jr. on Ted Williams’ ‘immortal life’

3 months agoIndustries / Media : Media Nation

Veteran investigative reporter Ben Bradlee Jr., a former top editor at The Boston Globe, discussed his biography of Ted Williams, “The Kid: The Immortal Life of Ted Williams,” at Northeastern on Wednesday. I live-tweeted the talk at @NUjournalism and Storified the results. Please have a look. Photo (cc) by Dan Kennedy. Some rights reserved.

The Esquire Ted Williams Article

3 months agoHobbies / Fishing : Fishing Jones

Esquire calls it one of the seven best articles it has ever published, and with the recent passing of the journalist Richard Ben Cramer it’s been recirculating around. If you get the chance, check out “What Do You Think of Ted Williams Now?”  It’s pretty awesome.

The A-Rod book(s) we'll never read

This fascinating Sports Illustrated piece by S.L. Price is mostly about the late journalist Richard Ben Cramer -- who wrote a definitive book about Joe DiMaggio, and an outstanding article about Ted Williams -- but the touchstone isShow More Summary

Tony Gonzalez concludes one of the all-time great NFL careers

ATLANTA - Ted Williams homered in his final at-bat. Michael Jordan won a championship on what should have been the final shot of his career. And on this Sunday afternoon, Tony Gonzalez, one of the greatest players in NFL history, enters...Show More Summary

'How I Met Your Mother' Brings Ashley Williams A.K.A. Victoria Back In Final Season

How many of Ted's exes will we get to see in the final season of "How I Met Your Mother"? At least this very important one. Ashley Williams, who plays Victoria, a.k.a. the only woman besides Robin we thought he might actually end upShow More Summary

Ashley Williams Returning to ‘How I Met Your Mother’

From How I Met Your Mother is bringing back one of Ted's most popular girlfriends: Ashley Williams will return as Victoria! The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor

How I Met Your Mother Season 9: Who's Returning?

A very familiar face will soon make her way back to How I Met Your Mother. According to TV Line sources, Ashley Williams will once again reprise her role as Ted's on-again/off-again girlfriend, Victoria, on an episode expected to air...Show More Summary

7 Steps to Becoming a Better Writer

4 months agoInternet / Blogging : Copyblogger

Remember Ted Williams? The homeless man with the golden voice? Smooth, deep, controlled. Who wouldn’t want to sit at that man’s feet and listen to him talk all day? And that’s sort of the same effect Sonia Simone and Robert Bruce will have on you when you join them on their next Authority Master Class [ Continue Reading... Show More Summary

Hey, there's another book about Ted Williams.

So it's probably worth listening to this interview with Ben Bradlee Jr. if only for the pleasure of hearing Terry Gross pronounce "on-base percentage" as if it's Sanskrit... I'm pretty sure Terry's not a big sports fan, and she farmed out this interview to Dave Davies. Show More Summary

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