A Tale of Two Wyomingites

Not too many big leaguers hail from Wyoming, like the New York Mets’ Brandon Nimmo, who the team recently re-signed to an eight-year, $162 million free agent contract. Tom Browning, 62, pitched a perfect game while he was with the Cincinnati Reds. He’s from Caspar. Then there’s pitcher Dennis DeBarr of Modesto, California. Like Nimmo, […]

Peaches and The Good Book

John Werhas, who resides in Sisters, Oregon, was once the Pastor Emeritus of a church in Yorba Linda, California. He is also one of 609 men currently not receiving an MLB pension. Other men in the same boat include Dallas, Oregon native Darcy Fast who, following his time pitching for the Chicago Cubs, serving as […]

Baseball’s Bullet Bob

Even the most knowledgeable baseball fan probably doesn’t remember “Bullet” Bob Reynolds, who once starred at Seattle’s Ingraham High School. The number one draft pick of the San Francisco Giants in 1966, Reynolds pitched for the Montreal Expos (1969); the St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers (1971); the Baltimore Orioles (1972-1974) and the Orioles, Detroit […]