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Another Mystery Solved, Plus More ’83 All-Star Goodness

Well, that didn’t take long. Yesterday afternoon, a few hours after I posted yesterday’s blog entry about the White Sox No. 13 Mystery Man with the “Gallagher” NOB at the 1983 MLB All-Star Game, the Twitter account @QuirkyResearch lived up to its name by cracking the case.

@QuirkyResearch (which is tied to a website . . . → Read More: Another Mystery Solved, Plus More 1983 All-Star Goodness

Another MLB All-Star Game History Mystery

Yesterday we solved a longstanding uni-related MLB All-Star Game mystery. Today we have a new one to ponder!

Here’s the deal: As most of you probably know, the highlight of the 1983 All-Star Game, which was played at Comiskey Park in Chicago, was Angels outfielder Fred Lynn hitting the first grand slam in ASG . . . → Read More: Another MLB All-Star Game History Mystery

From Cold Case to Case Closed: The 1977 All-Star Mystery Man Has Been Found!

If not for the world going kablooey, the 2020 MLB All-Star Game would have been played today. That won’t be happening, of course, but it would be nice if we could have some sort of All-Star-related story for the occasion, right?

I happen to have just such a story, and it’s a doozy, because . . . → Read More: Case Closed: 1977 All-Star Mystery Man Has Been Found!

NBA All-Star Game Recap

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Happy Presidents Day! I was looking through NBA All-Star Game photos last night and cracked up when I came across this shot. An uncontested dunk with everyone basically standing around looking bored — that pretty well captures the All-Star spirit!

Anyway, by now you know the drill . . . → Read More: NBA All-Star Game Recap