Four quick factoids that you may find interesting.
Did you know…..
…that “Close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades” was first coined by Frank Robinson? He did it in 1973 in Time.
…that Michael Vick, Tom Brady, Jake Locker, Colin Kaepernick, Russell Wilson, and Brandon Weeden all were drafted by MLB teams? Wilson and Weeden played minor league baseball.
…that Marty Bergen, notable for having ax-murdered his family and then killing himself, received 1% of the HoF vote in 1937? He wasn’t even that good of a player!
…that Ed Porray of the 1914 Buffalo Buffeds of the Federal League was born on a ship in the Atlantic Ocean?