Month: November 2018

Willie McCovey (1938 – 2018), Hall of Fame San Francisco Giants Slugger |

Six-time All-Star hit over 500 home runs. via @legacyobitsSan Francisco Giants legend Willie McCovey cracked more than 500 home runs in his Hall of Fame career. McCovey was a Giant for 19 of his 22 seasons in the league and was one of the most beloved players in San Francisco. He died at the age…

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The funny thing about obituaries

When I first moved to Madison, WI I worked locally in a cardiac rehabilitation program at UW Hospital.  I remember thinking it funny that all the older folks, and some of my colleagues, seemed a little obsessed with the daily report of obituaries in the local newspaper.  Now that I’m a little older, wiser, and…

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