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Bill Buckner

Crossover episode

July 19, 2016

As a “reward” for having my submission on an episode of Deadwood accepted into the Extra Hot Great canon¬†(you can go ahead and skip to about the 37-minute mark), I got to choose a topic for an “EHG mini.” Shouldn’t surprise anyone that I found a way to combine my two favorite pastimes — sports […]

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Looking over the overlooked in baseball books stuff. In honor of Mothers’ Day, this piece by David Seideman in Forbes urges you to “Forgive Your Mom For Throwing Out Your Baseball Cards.” Is it my imagination or are Mookie Wilson and Bill Buckner turning into Ralph Branca and Bobby Thomson? MLB.com described Mookie’s new memoir […]

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ESPN does The Bartman

September 26, 2011

No, not the music video from The Simpsons, but one of their excellent “30 for 30” documentary films. Catching Hell, which also tells the story of Bill Buckner’s ill-timed error in game Six of the 1986 World Series,¬† airs tomorrow on ESPN at 8 p.m. EST. It is one of the entries in the Baseball […]

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