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When Patrick was an 11 and-a-half year-old boy in the summer of 1977, he used to love checking the A.L. stats in the NY Daily News sports section on Sunday mornings, and watch the 21 year-old kid climbing the charts every week.

After 7 PM, it was Chuck Thompson on WBAL on our old AM-radio set up here in Brewster, followed by Herb Jepko and The Nitecaps.


The Official "NITECAPS" Song:





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My all time favorite player Eddie Clarence Murray turns 58 today.

Me too. Eddie is the Man. When he was inducted into the HoF I took my son Edward up there. Whereever we went in Cooperstown Edward would perk up his ears and look around because invariably, from some direction, would be coming a chant of 'Eddie Eddie ...'. It was a great experience that we will both have forever. Eddie too I suspect.

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