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Charlie Sheen (aka..Ricky Vaughn) Needs to Toss First Pitch

Its World Series time and the Chicago Cubs will meet the Cleveland Indians in game one of the best of seven series in Ohio. The game is the main attraction, but plenty of other events go along with it like who will throw out the first pitch prior to each game. There is a movement by fans, escalated by social media, to have Charlie Sheen toss out the first pitch in Cleveland.

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Quincy Notre Dame
Kurt Parsons

Headed to the QHS vs QND Game on Friday? You’ll Want to Read This First.

The Quincy Police Department released the following regarding parking options and street closures on Friday, October 21 due to the QHS vs. QND football game at Quincy Notre Dame High School.

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YouTube

The World Series Shook 27 Years Ago Today

I remember it vividly.  Al Michaels and Tim McCarver were broadcasting Game Three of the 1989 World Series between the Oakland A's and the San Francisco Giants when all of a sudden the TV went black and all you could hear was Michaels talking.  The audio quality went from clear to phone-like and after a few seconds he began to realize that an earthquake had just occurred.

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Venom Monster Truck
Vengeance Motorsports Via Facebook

Monster Trucks Are Coming to Quincy (and You Can See Them For Free!)

There are two types of people in this world: those that love monster trucks and those that are wrong. If you fall into the former of the two populaces, and you live in or near Quincy, you’re in luck.

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World Series: Philadelphia Phillies v Tampa Bay Rays, Game 1
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How Much Would A Cubs World Series Ticket Cost?

I’ve already made my baseball postseason predictions and I’ve posed the question of whether Cardinals fans (my people) should root for the Chicago Cubs—a poll that, as of this writing, is “too close to call”.

But at the risk of becoming a jinx or a curse or a goat or whatever else, I got curious. IF the Cubs do make it to the World Series, how much would a ticket cost?

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Umpires

A Ball or Strike Calling ‘Box’ Has No Place in Baseball

Being a huge baseball fan, I was watching with interest the National League Wildcard game Wednesday night between the San Francisco Giants and the New York Mets. As the game went along it became obvious that the home plate umpire was not having the best of games behind the plate.

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World Series Trophy
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The Big Dog Looks Back at His Pre-Season Baseball Picks

Back on April first, I made my picks of who would win this year's wild card slots, divisional playoffs, league championships and World Series title for the 2016 baseball season. I am embarrassed to say I got only one team right.

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Pittsburgh Pirates v Chicago Cubs
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Can a Cardinals Fan REALLY Root for the Cubs?

I started noodling with this blog last Tuesday, the morning after my Cardinals suffered a crushing 15-2 defeat at the hands of the last place Cincinnati Reds. I had hoped I wouldn’t have to publish it.

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Photo by Lawrence Lucier/Getty Images
Photo by Lawrence Lucier/Getty Images

What has Happened to Softball in Quincy?

Some 40 years ago the longest softball game ever played took place in Monticello, New York. The game lasted 365 innings and 958 runs were scored as Gager's Diner beat the Bend'n Elbow Tavern. Softball was a huge sport in Quincy but not so much anymore.

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John Leeds, Getty Images
John Leeds, Getty Images

Baseball’s Greatest Dispute Happened 108 Years Ago Today

The year was 1908 and the New York Giants and the Chicago Cubs were playing the final game of the season. The Cubs and the Giants were both tied for the National League Championship and this game would determine the National League winner. With the score tied at 1 to 1, New York was batting in the bottom of the ninth with two men on base and with two men out. The New York batter singled to centerfield to apparently win the game and the pennant for the Giants. What happened next was chaos.

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