Now Available in Paperback with a New Afterword on the 2014 World Cup in Brazil!
This photo refers backward to John McDermott's comment in my Eusebio posting from last week. We have our memories in North American sports -- Jim Brown trudging back to the huddle, Tom Gola doing it all for LaSalle, the Rocket bearing down on the net. But these days I am concentrating on the warm sport to get me through to spring training.
I just wrote about three Mets I knew during the first days in 1962 – Chris Cannizzaro, Choo Choo Coleman and Joe Christopher -- on the site of the National Sports Media Association. They were epic years for young ball players (and young writers) trying to get a break. Please perform search for my name:
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George Vecsey is Hofstra University's Alumnus of the Month! Read a Q&A with George here.