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My Turn: Predictions for 2014 and beyond

...attention where it belongs - on national and statewide issues - instead of worrying about 2016.At the risk of proving Yogi Berra right, let me make a few predictions of my own:? Gov. Sean Parnell will gain enough votes in the absentee count to close...
Down 17-1 after 5, Clinton wins 20-17 in 12

...heads. I was like, 'Hey, it's not over 'til it's over,'" second baseman Lonnie Kauppila recalled, invoking Yogi Berra's famous saying. "It was a long shot. But once we got into the ninth inning, it was like, 'Hey, we can do it...
Today In Sports History

...1972 - Sandy Koufax of the Los Angeles Dodgers becomes the youngest player elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame at 36. Yogi Berra and Early Wynn are also elected.1974 - UCLA's 88-game winning streak is snapped when Notre Dame overcomes an 11-point...
Sports Quote

...uniforms. He was the first of four men (through the 2012 season) to manage both the New York Yankees and New York Mets; Yogi Berra, Dallas Green, and Joe Torre are the others. Like Torre, he also managed the Braves and the Dodgers. He ended his...
Judgment day for Bonds, Clemens, Sosa at Hall Of Fame selection

...only seven-time Cy Young Award winner.Since 1965, the only years the writers didn't elect a candidate were when Yogi Berra topped the 1971 ballot at 67 percent and when Phil Niekro headed the 1996 ballot at 68 percent. Both were chosen the...
Bonds, Clemens rejected; no one elected to BB Hall

...said, "we very much appreciate it."Since 1961, the only years the writers didn't elect a candidate were when Yogi Berra topped the 1971 vote by appearing on 67 percent of the ballots cast and when Phil Niekro headed the 1996 ballot at 68...
Scientists pinpoint how brain tracks fast-moving objects

...important than sports - such as when we're crossing a street, in front of a speeding car.Former Yankees catcher Yogi Berra pondered the mystery, once asking: "How can you think and hit at the same time?"You can't, because there's...
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Around The Bases

...a throw. The stunned bird flopped around for a few seconds before flying off.Today's birthday: Jose Reyes 29.Yogi Berra says:"If the people don't want to come out to the ballpark, nobody's going to stop them."
Around The Bases Hall Of Fame catcher and manager Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra, some of which have woven themselves into folklore status.Yogi Berra says: "It gets late early out here."This Date In...
Around The Bases

...or exhibits power."Web gem" is an outstanding defensive play and refers to the webbing of the fielders' gloves.Yogi Berra says:"I never blame myself when I'm not hitting. I just blame the bat and if it keeps up, I change bats. After...


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