Daily Archives: June 7, 2011

Wake Up Call: Your AirHogs break the slide!

What a relief it is to end a 4 game losing streak right?

Meanwhile, I had a chance to sit down with AirHogs closer, Big John Hunton. Check out this interview.

And then I caught up with him after he got his uniform on.

He’s a good guy, and we AirHogs fans should be glad he’s here. Just a great guy.

Now, would you like to know who gets my vote for the best AirHogs fan?

Nathan is a great kid, he just passed the first grade. He loves coming to QuikTrip Park to get autographs. It doesn’t have to be just AirHog autographs either. He just loves being able to get any and all autographs of his big league heroes, no matter what team they play for. I’ve been watching Nathan do this for a year now, and it warms my heart that kids still see big league ball players as heroes. I still believe there is something honest and pure in that notion. Hats off to Lil Nathan!  Check out his pictures after the jump.

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Another reason to love Kansas

Soldiers from the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st  Infantry Division greet Dale Earnhardt, Jr., driver of the number 88 AMP Energy  Drink/National Guard car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, as they participate in
driver introductions at Kansas Speedway, June 5. Nearly 300 Soldiers from the  “Big Red One” participated in the pre-race ceremonies including the driver  introduction cordon, the color guard and unfurling two giant American Flags
during the National Anthem. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Jake A.)
This is my old Army unit from Ft. Riley Kansas!
Ooooaaaaaa!!!!

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Bryce Harper Homered, Admired His Feat, Then Blew a Kiss to the Pitcher [Video] | The Big Lead

Want to see why there are brushbacks in baseball? Check out this video of Bryce Harper blowing a kiss to the pitcher after hitting a home run. Back in the day, that would have cleared the benches.
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A new sport I’m interested in, Lingerie Football League

I know there will be some ridicule here, but I am totally interested in Lingerie Football League.

I know what you are thinking, but I really am. Take a look at this clip:

Isn’t that some great action? I’ve sent off for my credentials to cover the games, wish me luck!

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Starting today

Starting today, visitors to the blog can use their Facebook or Twitter account to leave comments. This saves everyone a few steps and gives visitors control over which identity they use.  It’s a win for everyone.

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Someone hits the old guy and he loses beer

Some fan going for a foul ball bumps an older fan drinking a beer causing the old guy to spill it. Old guy demands another beer. Classic!
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