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OCTOBER 28: Tiger Woods of the United States celebrates winning the tournament on the 18th green during the final round of the Zozo Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 28, 2019 in Inzai, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
Ben Higgins
November 08, 2019 - 9:25 am
I still remember where I was,10 years ago, when I heard that Tiger Woods had been involved in a car crash. Of course, we soon heard all the sordid details of Tiger's infidelities and the end of his marriage, the sex rehab and three-year struggle to get his golf game back. In 2013, Tiger rose back...
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Chris Ello
November 01, 2019 - 1:25 pm
Chris Ello and his wife recently took a trip to Tahiti for their 30th wedding anniversary! While they were there Chris Ello swam with sharks! WHAT?!
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97.3 The Fan
October 30, 2019 - 10:37 am
The Padres introduced their new manager today at Petco Park the live radio coverage was carried exclusively on 97.3 The Fan. Tingler was introduced by Executive VP/GM A.J. Preller before a room full reporters who got their first glimpse of the Padres 21st manager. Seated in the front row, in front...
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OCTOBER 12: A view of steaks being prepared during Titans of BBQ presented by National Beef and Pat LaFrieda Meats hosted by Dario Cecchini, Pat LaFrieda and Michael Symon at Pier 97 on October 12, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images for NYCWFF)
Steve Woods
October 29, 2019 - 1:24 pm
Every now and then you watch something that has the potential to be an absolute life changer. Based on the recommendation by a good friend of mine, I sat down last night and watched The Game Changers on Netflix. It couldn't have come at a better time for me, frankly. Essentially, it's about world...
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FEBRUARY 20: Jayce Tingler #32 of the Texas Rangers poses for a portrait on photo day at Surprise Stadium on February 20, 2019 in Surprise, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)
Ben Higgins
October 24, 2019 - 7:34 am
Despite placing a premium on experience in their search for a new manager, the San Diego Padres ultimately went a different direction, reportedly hiring the relatively unknown Jayce Tingler to replace Andy Green, who was fired after four losing seasons at Petco Park. Like Green, Tingler is a first-...
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AUGUST 31: Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington waves as he enters the field during a ceremony to retire Michael Young's jersey number before a game against the Seattle Mariners at Globe Life Park in Arlington on August 31, 2019 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Richard Rodriguez/Getty Images)
Steve Woods
October 21, 2019 - 4:52 pm
In what feels like the longest managerial search in MLB history (it isn't), my wife casually threw out the idea that we should look at the rumored candidates zodiac signs, to see who may be the best fit as the next Padres skipper. By the way, this is what happens when you marry a California girl...
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JANUARY 11: (L-R, Back Row) Actors Jeremy Strong, Sarah Snook, Kieran Culkin, Alan Ruck, (l-r, front row) executive producer/director of pilot Adam McKay, creator/executive producer/showrunner Jesse Armstrong, actors Brian Cox and Hiam Abbass of the television show Succession speak onstage during the HBO portion of the 2018 Winter Television Critics Association Press Tour at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena on January 11, 2018 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Steve Woods
October 14, 2019 - 4:33 pm
Howdy all...it's been a while since I've written a blog, so here's today's account of what I've been watching, reading, listening to, etc. With a week off and having a lot of time to myself, I was able to start a new show on HBO, Succession, which is fantastic. It's really good, but I've been...
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