Sad Day As Harry Kalas, Mark Fidrych Pass Away

• Another sad day for MLB fans. Legendary Phillies announcer Harry Kalas dies after collapsing in the broadcast booth before a game vs. the Nats.

Harry Kalas Mark Fidrych

And former Tigers pitcher Mark “The Bird” Fidrych dies while working underneath his pickup truck at his Massachusetts home.

Brian Bosworth: From Hollywood Harley DUI laughingstock, to home state hero after saving man’s life by performing CPR.

• Another dead goat is found hanging outside Wrigley Field. If it didn’t work in 2007, why would it work now?

Smokin’ Joe Frazier says God gave Muhammad Ali Parkinson’s disease.

• Masters winner Angel Cabrera owes his success to chewing gum.

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Frazier: God Slugged Ali with Parkinson’s Disease

Joe Frazier never received American deification and failed to think of an indoor heating pad for cooking. Therefore, his voice has always been quieter among the boxing legends from the 1960s-1970s.

HBO’s “Thrilla in Manilla” documentary (first aired last weekend) provided Frazier an opportunity to speak for himself at center stage with a sympathetic ear on hand. Finally, Joe, the stage is yours. What say thee?

Joe Frazier and Don King

“I’m sorry that (Muhammad Ali) is the way he is, but I didn’t have too much to do with it. It was the good man above. Maybe I did have a little to do with it, but God judges, you know what I’m saying? We don’t have the power to judge that the man has above.”

… okay, that’s a wrap here, people.  Thanks for your time. The lightning strike will be here shortly and we’d like to get this expensive filming equipment out of the way.

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