Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Billy Williams

Williams was one of the best Cubs players. He was the 1961 National League (NL) Rookie of the Year and was an NL All-Star for six seasons with the Cubs. In 1970, he had a .322 batting average with 42 home runs and 129 runs batted in (RBIs), led the NL with 205 hits, and was the NL Most Valuable Player runner-up. In 1972, he won the NL batting title, hittingContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Billy Williams”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…Moises Alou

  played for 17 seasons in the National League. In 1,942 career games, Alou had a batting average of .303 with 2,134 hits, 421 doubles, 332 home runs, and 1,287 runs batted in. His father Felipe, who managed Moises with the Expos from 1992 to 1996 and the Giants from 2005 to 2006, as wellContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…Moises Alou”

Mets are National League Champs …Is World Series Champs Next for the Team in Queens?

In 1973 Tug Mc Graw coined the phrase Ya gotta believe! Well here in 2015 repeat after me Met fans  We Believe! The Mets didn’t waste a game and didn’t waste time the dropped the hammer on the Chicago Cubs final score 8-3 in Chicago. in 1973 the Mets clinched the division in Chicago soContinue reading “Mets are National League Champs …Is World Series Champs Next for the Team in Queens?”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: Carmelo Anthony…it is becoming obvious you think you made a mistake in resigning with the Knicks and has made a point to say how close you came to signing with the Bulls. It’s kind of like getting married to a woman but wish you could have married someone else who had your attention moreContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”