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examiner.com
Legendary radio announcer "Cousin" Bruce Morrow on his fabulous careerterrible sound quality, I still play on the air. It goes, "Hi, I'm John. I'm Pa
Legendary radio announcer "Cousin" Bruce Morrow on his fabulous career
examiner.com / Posted 22 hours ago
terrible sound quality, I still play on the air. It goes, "Hi, I'm John. I'm Paul. I'm George. I'm Ringo." ESC: The first Shea Stadium concert in 1965 is still one of the most famous rock concerts ever. BM: Oh yes. When I first got to know them,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Joe Maddon, Theo Epstein trying to break Chicago Cubs' cursebothering other fans. The Tigers won in seven games. And one in which a black c
Joe Maddon, Theo Epstein trying to break Chicago Cubs' curse
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
bothering other fans. The Tigers won in seven games. And one in which a black cat walked behind the Cubs’ on-deck circle at Shea Stadium in 1969 as Chicago was in the process of squandering a nine-game lead. And, as every Marlins fan recalls, one in... Read more
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The New Statesman
Everyone Is Watching asks us to question who really makes a cityand sculpting the mid-century city. His projects included sites for public upli
Everyone Is Watching asks us to question who really makes a city
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
and sculpting the mid-century city. His projects included sites for public uplift and enjoyment such as the Lincoln Centre, Shea Stadium and Jones Beach, as well as dozens of roads, among them the FDR Drive and the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. His... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Bay Area sports collapses: Where Warriors’ freefall ranks among notable Hurt Paradescenter, as he leaves the game with a two-run lead in the ninth inning against t
Bay Area sports collapses: Where Warriors’ freefall ranks among notable Hurt Parades
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
center, as he leaves the game with a two-run lead in the ninth inning against the New York Mets Wednesday, Aug. 5, 1998 at Shea Stadium in New York. Giants catcher Doug Mirabelli, right, looks on. Ortiz, 24, picked up his first Major League win as... Read more
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New York Post
There has never been a 180 (and another 180) like LeBron James’sadness and loss. By December, it had morphed into anger, genuine fury, rage y
There has never been a 180 (and another 180) like LeBron James’
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
sadness and loss. By December, it had morphed into anger, genuine fury, rage you could hear and feel and touch. I was at Shea Stadium the night John Rocker returned after slandering … well, just about everybody. I was at Madison Square Garden the... Read more
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examiner.com
Phillies flashback: Mets win on walkoff homer in 15in that frame. Then came Donn Clendenon at the dish for the hosts. Clendenon s
Phillies flashback: Mets win on walkoff homer in 15
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
in that frame. Then came Donn Clendenon at the dish for the hosts. Clendenon sent a long drive over the outfield wall at Shea Stadium. The Mets won the June 19, 1971, contest, 6-5, in 15 innings. In a game started by Rick Wise (five innings for... Read more
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ESPN
Growing up Robinson, Clemente, Yonamine: Lessons from baseball's pioneershaving choices, and he gave a lot for us and others to have that choice."Robert
Growing up Robinson, Clemente, Yonamine: Lessons from baseball's pioneers
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
having choices, and he gave a lot for us and others to have that choice."Roberto and Vera Clemente with their three sons at Shea Stadium in 1971. AP Photo/Jack Kanthal "My father once told us 'I want my kids to suffer.' At first, I was shocked, but... Read more
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NJ.com
Big Ups' post-punk caterwauling to jolt Jersey Cityscene," Galarraga said. "Not just as a band, but because they were involved wit
Big Ups' post-punk caterwauling to jolt Jersey City
NJ.com / Posted 10 days ago
scene," Galarraga said. "Not just as a band, but because they were involved with creating spaces like the Market Hotel and Shea Stadium, where new bands get to play all the time in a really supportive environment. "Shea was where we learned how to... Read more
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The Forward
How ‘Hamilton’ Turned Me Into a Broadway Believerthe Beatles might have been like. But the sound system on West 46th Street is l
How ‘Hamilton’ Turned Me Into a Broadway Believer
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
the Beatles might have been like. But the sound system on West 46th Street is light years ahead of whatever they had at Shea Stadium back in 1964 and anyway, as Joe Strummer would have gladly told you, “Phony Beatlemania has bitten the... Read more
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The Forward
How ‘Hamilton’ Turned Me Into a Believerthe Beatles might have been like. But the sound system on West 46th Street is l
How ‘Hamilton’ Turned Me Into a Believer
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
the Beatles might have been like. But the sound system on West 46th Street is light years ahead of whatever they had at Shea Stadium back in 1964 and anyway, as Joe Strummer would have gladly told you, “Phony Beatlemania has bitten the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Euro 2016 will be football’s last great showcaseto see what a proper soccer tournament looks like at ground level. This could b
Euro 2016 will be football’s last great showcase
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
to see what a proper soccer tournament looks like at ground level. This could be soccer’s version of the Beatles at Shea Stadium – not quite the last show, but the last great one. They’re already putting on the dampeners. On Thursday, it... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Cardinals great Willie McGeedirt by second base after he tried to break up a double play in the sixth innin
Cardinals great Willie McGee
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
dirt by second base after he tried to break up a double play in the sixth inning of the game against the New York Mets at Shea Stadium in New York 05 August. McGee was forced out and Luis Lopez of the Mets threw to first base to throw out Mark... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Ketel Marte is back in Mariners' starting lineup after Tuesday's scratch with a stiff neckgame, extending their club record, in a 7-1 win vs. San Diego. 2003 – The Mari
Ketel Marte is back in Mariners' starting lineup after Tuesday's scratch with a stiff neck
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
game, extending their club record, in a 7-1 win vs. San Diego. 2003 – The Mariners sweep the Mets in a doubleheader at Shea Stadium to complete an 11-1 roadtrip, spanning May 27-June 8…the 11 wins are the most ever by the club in one road... Read more
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Boston Herald
Muhammad Ali’s toughest foe was Parkinson’shit or hold the high notes. There came a time when the Say Hey Kid looked decr
Muhammad Ali’s toughest foe was Parkinson’s
Boston Herald / Posted 18 days ago
hit or hold the high notes. There came a time when the Say Hey Kid looked decrepit trying to chase down lazy fly balls at Shea Stadium. And there came a time when The Greatest was pummeled by Leon Spinks on a cold February night in 1978. “I... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The time I strummed Paul McCartney’s bass guitarin the wake of their Rubber Soul album, their second smash-hit film Help!, thei
The time I strummed Paul McCartney’s bass guitar
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 19 days ago
in the wake of their Rubber Soul album, their second smash-hit film Help!, their performance to 55,000 people at New York’s Shea Stadium and their investiture as MBEs by the Queen. I’d be competing not only with Tyneside’s own heavyweight media but... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
When Ali fought just for kickswith a wrestler. As part of the promotion, Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in
When Ali fought just for kicks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
with a wrestler. As part of the promotion, Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in New York, drawing more than 30,000 people to Shea Stadium, where they also watched the Ali-Inoki match on big television screens. Unlike the match in Tokyo, the Bayonne... Read more
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Roll Call
Fifty Years Ago, Jim Bunning's Perfect Game at Shea StadiumIt was Father's Day 50 years ago that former Sen. Jim Bunning made history, pit
Fifty Years Ago, Jim Bunning's Perfect Game at Shea Stadium
Roll Call / Posted 21 days ago
It was Father's Day 50 years ago that former Sen. Jim Bunning made history, pitching a perfect game at Shea Stadium. The Kentucky Republican's hall of fame career featured no shortage of milestones, but Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
White Sox try to regroup in the Big Applehe has on the South Side. At least Ventura has kept his sense of humor. Asked
White Sox try to regroup in the Big Apple
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
he has on the South Side. At least Ventura has kept his sense of humor. Asked about the difference between Citi Field and Shea Stadium, where he played with the Mets, Ventura cracked: “It’s nice. It doesn’t quite have the smell of Shea, but ...... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Jeff Jacobs: Never-Give-Up '86 Mets Get To Have Their Day Againlate Saturday afternoon spread across the press conference room at Citi Field —
Jeff Jacobs: Never-Give-Up '86 Mets Get To Have Their Day Again
Hartford Courant / Posted 26 days ago
late Saturday afternoon spread across the press conference room at Citi Field — across the parking lot from where the old Shea Stadium stood — celebrating the 30th anniversary of the most unlikely of world championships. Unlikely not because the... Read more
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New York Post
Angry Gooden bolts Mets game in Syndergaard solidarityball games, and it cost us a couple more championships,” Darryl Strawberry said
Angry Gooden bolts Mets game in Syndergaard solidarity
New York Post / Posted 27 days ago
ball games, and it cost us a couple more championships,” Darryl Strawberry said. The ’86 Mets were rock stars who made Shea Stadium rock. “It was about as crazy as the team was,” Backman said. “You couldn’t hear yourself talk out there half... Read more
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The Forward
How a Survivor’s Son Is Bringing Baseball to Israelgrew up in Manhattan and was drawn early-on to two things: baseball and Zionism
How a Survivor’s Son Is Bringing Baseball to Israel
The Forward / Posted 27 days ago
grew up in Manhattan and was drawn early-on to two things: baseball and Zionism. He attended his first N.Y. Mets game at Shea Stadium in 1971 and cheered on his favorite player, catcher Jerry Grote. He would average five to 10 games attended at... Read more
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New York Post
How the Mets are using data to bail out their lousy infieldband Fleetwood Mac. Name him. 4. From Matt Corey of Brooklyn: Name the legenda
How the Mets are using data to bail out their lousy infield
New York Post / Posted 28 days ago
band Fleetwood Mac. Name him. 4. From Matt Corey of Brooklyn: Name the legendary Irish novelist and playwright who went to Shea Stadium in its first season, 1964, and attended a Mets doubleheader sweep of the Astros. Your answers: 1. Dave... Read more
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Daily Mirror
As Conor McGregor 'to fight Mayweather' other times boxers have fought in MMAyears before Rocky wrestled Hulk 'Thunderlips' Hogan, Chuck Wepner also climbed
As Conor McGregor 'to fight Mayweather' other times boxers have fought in MMA
Daily Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
years before Rocky wrestled Hulk 'Thunderlips' Hogan, Chuck Wepner also climbed in the ring with a wrestler. Contested in Shea stadium, it was designed to run as a live undercard for the Ali-Inoki show that was beamed over from Tokyo. This match... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Steve Gutman Punts Sagaponack Home - Sagaponackowner, oil heir Leon Hess. A regular practice for the two was that after every
Steve Gutman Punts Sagaponack Home - Sagaponack
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 29 days ago
owner, oil heir Leon Hess. A regular practice for the two was that after every home game—in those days, the Jets played at Shea Stadium—they would head into Manhattan to have dinner at Lusardi’s on the East Side. If the Giants were playing the late... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
McGregor vs Mayweather, a freak show with precedentwith a wrestler. As part of the promotion, Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in
McGregor vs Mayweather, a freak show with precedent
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
with a wrestler. As part of the promotion, Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in New York, drawing more than 30,000 people to Shea Stadium, where they also watched the Ali-Inoki match on big television screens. Unlike the match in Tokyo, the Bayonne... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
McGregor vs Mayweather, a freak show with precedentGiant tosses heavyweight contender Chuck Wepner out of the ring for a third rou
McGregor vs Mayweather, a freak show with precedent
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
Giant tosses heavyweight contender Chuck Wepner out of the ring for a third round victory in a boxer vs. wrestler match, at Shea Stadium in New York. The freak show Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Connor McGregor are talking about probably won’t happen,... Read more
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New York Post
World Series hero Ray Knight gets long-awaited recognitionring every day, a constant reminder of his career-defining performance and prou
World Series hero Ray Knight gets long-awaited recognition
New York Post / Posted 30 days ago
ring every day, a constant reminder of his career-defining performance and proudest professional moment. But he wasn’t at Shea Stadium when the Mets received their rings, the first World Series MVP not to return to that team the following year,... Read more
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Japan Today
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakup ‹ Japan TodayJimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakup ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 30 days ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town halls, which was quite funny as I’d been at Shea Stadium quite recently.” McCartney, 73, said he was pleased he repaired his strained relationship with Beatles bandmate... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AP Column: McGregor vs Mayweather, a freak show with precedentwith a wrestler. As part of the promotion, Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in
AP Column: McGregor vs Mayweather, a freak show with precedent
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
with a wrestler. As part of the promotion, Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in New York, drawing more than 30,000 people to Shea Stadium, where they also watched the Ali-Inoki match on big television screens. Unlike the match in Tokyo, the Bayonne... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakupJimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakup
Manila Bulletin / Posted 30 days ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town halls, which was quite funny as I’d been at Shea Stadium quite recently.” McCartney, 73, said he was pleased he repaired his strained relationship with Beatles bandmate... Read more
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Perth Now
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedentwrestler. As part of the promotion, boxer Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in N
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedent
Perth Now / Posted a month ago
wrestler. As part of the promotion, boxer Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in New York, drawing more than 30,000 people to Shea Stadium, where they also watched the Ali-Inoki match on big television screens. Unlike the match in Tokyo, the Bayonne... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why Paul McCartney nearly chose alcohol over musicJimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town
Why Paul McCartney nearly chose alcohol over music
The New Zealand Herald / Posted a month ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town halls, which was quite funny as I'd been at Shea Stadium quite recently." McCartney, 73, said he was pleased he repaired his strained relationship with Beatles bandmate... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Hunter: Gabi key to Atletico's brillianceattended his presentation, predictably treating the Argentinian's appointment w
Hunter: Gabi key to Atletico's brilliance
ESPN.co.uk / Posted a month ago
attended his presentation, predictably treating the Argentinian's appointment with all the restraint and sangfroid that Shea Stadium showed for the Beatles in 1965, were blocking him and refusing to budge until they got a wave, a photo or maybe... Read more
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Adelaide Now
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedentwrestler. As part of the promotion, boxer Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in N
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedent
Adelaide Now / Posted a month ago
wrestler. As part of the promotion, boxer Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in New York, drawing more than 30,000 people to Shea Stadium, where they also watched the Ali-Inoki match on big television screens. Unlike the match in Tokyo, the Bayonne... Read more
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The Courier Mail
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedentwrestler. As part of the promotion, boxer Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in N
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedent
The Courier Mail / Posted a month ago
wrestler. As part of the promotion, boxer Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in New York, drawing more than 30,000 people to Shea Stadium, where they also watched the Ali-Inoki match on big television screens. Unlike the match in Tokyo, the Bayonne... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedentwrestler. As part of the promotion, boxer Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in N
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedent
Daily Telegraph / Posted a month ago
wrestler. As part of the promotion, boxer Chuck Wepner met Andre the Giant in New York, drawing more than 30,000 people to Shea Stadium, where they also watched the Ali-Inoki match on big television screens. Unlike the match in Tokyo, the Bayonne... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sir Paul opens up on hard timesJimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town
Sir Paul opens up on hard times
The New Zealand Herald / Posted a month ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town halls, which was quite funny as I'd been at Shea Stadium quite recently. But you still remember the names of the people who gave you really bad, vicious reviews: Charles... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Joe Namath Fast Factsseasons - Quarterback for the New York Jets. September 18, 1965 - Namath's fir
Joe Namath Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted a month ago
seasons - Quarterback for the New York Jets. September 18, 1965 - Namath's first appearance in a home game at Shea Stadium. The Kansas City Chiefs beat the New York Jets, 14-10. December 20, 1965 - Named AFL's Rookie of the... Read more
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Gulf News
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakupJimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakup
Gulf News / Posted a month ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town halls, which was quite funny as I’d been at Shea Stadium quite recently.” McCartney, 73, said he was pleased he repaired his strained relationship with Beatles bandmate... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakupJimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakup
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted a month ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town halls, which was quite funny as I'd been at Shea Stadium quite recently." McCartney, 73, said he was pleased he repaired his strained relationship with Beatles bandmate... Read more
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The Star
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakupJimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town
McCartney nearly quit music after Beatles breakup
The Star / Posted a month ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town halls, which was quite funny as I’d been at Shea Stadium quite recently.” McCartney, 73, said he was pleased he repaired his strained relationship with Beatles bandmate... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Sir Paul McCartney says he 'came close to quitting music after The Beatles'Jimmy Page and John Bonham. But we graduated from playing universities to town
Sir Paul McCartney says he 'came close to quitting music after The Beatles'
Liverpool Echo / Posted a month ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham. But we graduated from playing universities to town halls which was quite funny as I'd been at Shea Stadium quite recently. "But you still remember the names of the people who gave you really bad, vicious reviews:... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Paul McCartney: I nearly quit music after The Beatles splitJimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town
Paul McCartney: I nearly quit music after The Beatles split
Irish Examiner / Posted a month ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town halls, which was quite funny as I’d been at Shea Stadium quite recently. But you still remember the names of the people who gave you really bad, vicious reviews: Charles... Read more
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Pitchfork
So So Glos: Kamikaze Album Reviewfrom outsiders). More tangibly, the group’s members also co-founded two of Broo
So So Glos: Kamikaze Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted a month ago
from outsiders). More tangibly, the group’s members also co-founded two of Brooklyn’s big all-ages venues, Market Hotel and Shea Stadium. That’s the kind of legacy contribution to their music scene than few acts can claim. Yet in the scheme of the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Paul McCartney: I nearly quit music after The Beatles splitJimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town
Paul McCartney: I nearly quit music after The Beatles split
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
Jimmy Page and John Bonham, but we graduated from playing universities to town halls, which was quite funny as I'd been at Shea Stadium quite recently. But you still remember the names of the people who gave you really bad, vicious reviews: Charles... Read more
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News 8000
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Metsof the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Mets
News 8000 / Posted 1 months ago
of the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home sweep of the Brewers since April 2002 at Shea Stadium. "I think we're all understanding of the position that we're in, but the goal is still to win games," Braun... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Metsof the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Mets
KTVB Boise / Posted 1 months ago
of the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home sweep of the Brewers since April 2002 at Shea Stadium. "I think we're all understanding of the position that we're in, but the goal is still to win games," Braun... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Metsof the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Mets
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 1 months ago
of the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home sweep of the Brewers since April 2002 at Shea Stadium. "I think we're all understanding of the position that we're in, but the goal is still to win games," Braun... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Metsof the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Mets
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
of the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home sweep of the Brewers since April 2002 at Shea Stadium. "I think we're all understanding of the position that we're in, but the goal is still to win games," Braun... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Metsof the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home
Braun returns, Brewers get swept with 3-1 loss to Mets
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 1 months ago
of the Brewers since September 2008 in Milwaukee. It was New York's first home sweep of the Brewers since April 2002 at Shea Stadium. "I think we're all understanding of the position that we're in, but the goal is still to win games," Braun... Read more
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