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SABR DAY January 28 at SF Main Library

I am looking forward to celebrating SABR Day 2018 with you in just two short weeks. SABR Day will be Sunday, January 28, 2018, at the San Francisco Main Library in the Koret Auditorium. The Library is located at 100 … Continue reading

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Giants and A’s Notes at the 2017 All-Star Game Break – Chuck Nan

  Khris Davis Crushing (and Striking Out) Like Few Others Slugger Khris Davis hit his 24th home run of the season on July 6. That total is tied for the sixth-most by an Oakland player before the All-Star Game and … Continue reading

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Film Review – Jews in Baseball

Written by Todd Hawley Friday, 30 July 2010 09:58 I attended the screening of this film held at the Castro Theater in San Francisco on July 25. I’m glad I got there fifteen minutes early, because there was a line … Continue reading

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Women in Sports – Norm Coleman

Written by Marlene Vogelsang Thursday, 08 July 2010 21:02 Our own Norm (Ty Cobb) Coleman has been talking to women in baseball front offices and writes about it in his blog Women in Sports. Interesting and illustrated with many pictures … Continue reading

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Magical Season of the Macon Ironmen

Written by Marlene Vogelsang Chapter member Matt Heines shares a Sports Illustrated article that took him home: The Magical Season of the Macon Ironmen “This is the SI article I told you about. It is a ‘Hoosiers’ style baseball story. … Continue reading

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Hoosiers’ Style Baseball

Written by Marlene Vogelsang The Magical Season of the Macon Iron Men Matt Heines shares this Sports Illustrated article that took him back to his boyhood days. He writes “Here is a link to the SI article I told you … Continue reading

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A’s vs Pirates in a Suite. Sweep! – June 28, 2010

Written by Paul Hirsch Twenty SABR members and guests met for fellowship and an A’s game in a luxury box at the Coliseum on June 27. Umpire’s clubhouse manager Matt Weiss discussed his role and his career with the A’s, … Continue reading

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Rookies and Pros: The Art of Baseball June 3, 2010

Written by Marlene Vogelsang A visit to the Art of Baseball exhibit at the George Krevsky Gallery has become an annual event for the O’Doul chapter. This year we visited on the open galleries “First Thursday” and were joined by … Continue reading

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Pictures Perfect: Doug McWilliams’ collection to the Baseball HOF

Written by Marlene Vogelsang May 12, 2010 The delights of this week just keep on coming! Imagine my surprise when I opened the Sports section of the Oakland Tribune this morning (yes, I still read the paper) and saw a … Continue reading

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Perfect. Just perfect!

Written by Marlene Vogelsang Sunday, Mothers Day, May 9, 2010. Dallas Braden throws perfect game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Only the 19th perfect game in baseball and I was fortunate to enjoy it in the company of many of … Continue reading

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