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Author: John Hayes

This Day in Sports History: 8/16 Boxing Becomes Official

The First Fight Club We’re only 10 days away from Mayweather v. McGregor! So it’s perfect timing that on this day in 1743, the earliest code of boxing rules was created in England by boxing pioneer Jack Broughton. That’s one piece of sports trivia your buddies won’t see coming!   (Image courtesy of The History Blog) Advertisements Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Like this:Like...

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MLB’s Sheriffs: Top 5 3rd-Strike Calls in Baseball

MLB’s Best Umpires As we approach the dog days of summer, the finer elements of baseball often go unappreciated as much of America begins longing for the start of football season. In order to avoid overlooking America’s pastime, here are the 5 best 3rd-strike calls among MLB’s finest umpires. 1) Tom Hallion 2) Mike Krakow 3) Larry Vanover Or strike-two calls… 4) CB Bucknor And the best of the best… 5) Dutch Rennert   (Feature Image courtesy of SportsBank.net) Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share...

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Happy Fourth of July!

Happy birthday, Lady Liberty! (Cover image courtesy of The News Gazette) Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Like this:Like...

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LMBF Writers: Favorite NBA Players

Summer may officially be here, but these are dark times in the city of Chicago. Heads are rolling at the Berto Center as The Great Rebuild of the Chicago Scrub-a-Bulls begins with the departure of Jimmy Butler to Minnesota. While GarPax continues building a resume worthy of the city’s many available trash collecting positions (Disclaimer: pension availability TBD), the writers of LMBF wanted to feel good again about their basketball fandom. And so, in this hour of need, we have provided you, Bulls fans everywhere, with our Favorite NBA Players to be debated and discussed. Although today we wake...

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Let Me B-Frank Podcast: June 7

June 7: Brian and John discuss the NBA Finals and how the Cavaliers can work their way back into the series. The guys cover the major storylines of the Stanley Cup Finals and fill you in on everything you need to know about the United States’ chances of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup. With a brand new Top 5, plenty of stats, and the best tweets the sports world can provide, this week’s Let Me B-Frank podcast won’t disappoint! Subscribe today at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/let-me-b-frank-podcast-let-me-b-frank/id1149216931?mt=2 and give us a review! http://www.letmebfrankblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/LMBF-Podcast-6.6.2017.mp3 (Photo credit: Kyle Terada – USA Today Sports) http://media.blubrry.com/let_me_b_frank/p/www.letmebfrankblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/LMBF-Podcast-6.6.2017.mp3Podcast: Play in...

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