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Buster Posey’s Record Contract Extension Will Pay Dividends for Giants

Apr 12, 2013 7 Comments

When the news broke that my beloved Giants had agreed to terms with their All-Star catcher Buster Posey on a landmark, eight-year $167 million contract extension, the first thing that dawned on me was the realization (and admitted relief) that Posey will most likely play out his entire professional baseball career in San Francisco. The […]

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Thirsty Thursday: Mikkeller Invasion Farmhouse IPA

Apr 11, 2013 10 Comments

Spring is in the air and the Masters is on television.  Time for Thirsty Thursday to go green with one of the latest creations from the eccentric and globe trotting Danish brewer Mikkel Borg Bjergsø. Brewed and bottled in Anchorage, Alaska the “Invasion” Farmhouse IPA is a vibrant and distinctive beer that has been fermented […]

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San Diego Padres: Farmhouse Style Belgium Beer Mussels

Apr 10, 2013 17 Comments

San Diego, or as Ron Burgundy would say San Diago, is known for having fresh seafood, a few renowned breweries, and of course a baseball team that goes by the name of the Padres.  So when it came to create a recipe for San Diego as part of the MLB Recipe Series we were naturally […]

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Monday Morning Humor

Apr 08, 2013 8 Comments

Classic television humor…Teri Hatcher torturing Night Court’s infamous womanizer Dan Fielding.

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A Gay-Athlete Should Not Have to Wait Until the “World” is Ready

Apr 05, 2013 6 Comments

*A special thanks to Joseph Nardone for this guest post. Thanks to a CBS report about an NFL player thinking about coming out of the closet, many people have started to talk about if the world is ready for a publicly gay athlete. Now, it would be very easy for you or I to make a statement […]

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Thirsty Thursday: 2010 Forefront Cabernet Sauvignon by Pine Ridge Winery

Apr 04, 2013 11 Comments

Love wines from the Napa or Sonoma Valleys? Love Cabernet Sauvignons in particular?  Sure you do.  Both valleys are home to some of the most exceptional Cabs in the world and there is hardly a winery that doesn’t dedicate a significant portion of their vineyards to cultivating the varietal. Unfortunately for us winos, finding a […]

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2013 NCAA Final Four Preview

Apr 04, 2013 4 Comments

How they Arrived in Atlanta Shockers: Defeated #8 Pitt (73-55) #1  Gonzaga (76-70) #13  La Salle (72-58) #2  Ohio State (70-66) Cardinals: Defeated #16 North Carolina A&T (79-48) #8 Colorado State (82-56) #12 Oregon (77-69) #2 Duke (85-63) Tournament Offensive Averages Shockers: 72.7 PPG 38.5 RPG 12.0 APG 42.7 FG% 7.2 3PT/G Cardinals: 80.7 PPG […]

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