Tag Archives: Darryl Strawberry

  • This Day In Sports History (June 3rd) – Darryl Strawberry

    This Day In Sports History (June 3rd) – Darryl Strawberry

    It was on this day in 1980 that the New York Mets selected outfielder Darryl Strawberry with the #1 overall pick in the Major League Baseball draft.  Darryl’s older brother, Michael, was also selected in the draft, by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 31st round. Strawberry had a great start to his career, winning […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Is This The Greatest Team Ever?

    Picture Of The Day: Is This The Greatest Team Ever?

    For team-of-the-year, my choice would be between the Spanish national soccer team and Italian club team Inter Milan.  For team-of-the-decade, my vote goes to either the Los Angeles Lakers or the New England Patriots.  As for best team of all time, there is no debate.  The winner is the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant softball team, […]

  • 9 MLB Stars Who Went Out On a Low Note

    9 MLB Stars Who Went Out On a Low Note

    Almost all sports careers end on a low note. Otherwise, they wouldn’t end. For instance, Lou Piniella has the 4th highest winning percentage of active managers and a World Series ring, but he’s decided to retire after lack of success with the Cubs. Retirement is inherently sad, but can also be shameful, frustrating, or downright […]