What are the Odds?

Clayton Kershaw and I have a lot in common. I found out some interesting facts about the seven-time MLB All-Star and three-time Cy Young Award-winning pitcher recently when his Los Angeles Dodgers visited Ohio during a road trip to Cleveland and Cincinnati.

Samkon Gado: Doing the “Impossible”

Only one Green Bay Packer crossed the goal line against the Atlanta Falcons on November 13, 2005, but he crossed it three times. In only his third NFL game, Samkon...

The Hungry Dogs vs. The Empire

After a very long two-week layoff, the Philadelphia Eagles will finally face the New England Patriots in Super Bowl 52 at 6:30 pm EST. This match-up pits two high-powered offenses against two top-five defenses.

Dreams Come True: Zach Veach To Make Indy 500 Debut

It’s cool to say I coached a kid who will be driving in the greatest spectacle in racing. Although my pee wee basketball coaching in no way influenced Zach Veach’s...

Stay at 17 Inches

Several hands went up when Scolinos asked how many Little League coaches were in the room. “Do you know how wide home plate is in Little League?” After a pause, someone offered, “17 inches,” more question than answer.

The Eagles Are Flying High, Due To The Ties That Bind.

The Philadelphia Eagles have a 10-2 record. That makes them one of the best teams in the NFL. However, one of the things that ties this team together is their Christian faith.

Did God See That Coming?

Over the past 18 months of blogging, I have tried to post some inspirational stories about everyday people who face problems head-on with the help of the God. I recall...

To Empower and Encourage

Have you ever met a person and they get you fired up in a good way? A person who instantly motivates you? Who empowers you? LaMorris Crawford has that God-given appeal.

Are You Passionate?

Anyone who knows anything about the National Football League is aware that Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin is passionate. He is a no-nonsense leader who gets to the point...

“Make a Difference Today”

BRADENTON, Fla. – ENCOURAGE: To give support, confidence or hope to someone. I met Clint Hurdle, the manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates, last season in Cincinnati. I was there to do some...
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