November 13, 2012 - 10:00am
Jimmy Osting is another in a long line of great pitchers to come out of the Derby City, and this is his story.
In 2001 Jimmy Osting was on his way to pitch for the San Diego Padres, the 24-year old was a stand-out and seemed to have a natural ability on the mound.However, the pitcher got his start in the derby city. For whatever reason the city of Louisville has produced a great deal of major league...
November 12, 2012 - 10:00am
Today Jeff Brohm is a veteran football coach but before all that he was another stand out at Trinity high school.
In a recent article I took a look at the title of Mr. Football, an award given to the biggest standout high school player of that year.And, the first Louisville native to be given that award came in 1988, three years after the award commenced, was Trinity’s Jeff Brohm. A natural quarterback...
April 9, 2012 - 10:00am
Baseball season is upon us once again and in honor of that I take a look at some of the greats to come through area college teams.
Ladies and gentleman, we stand on the precipice of baseball season. By the way, I just really wanted to use the word precipice to be honest I’m not even sure that applies here.
October 19, 2011 - 10:00am
Game one of the World Series is tonight- broadcast live on Fox. However, what does that have to do with Louisville?
Tonight marks game one of the World Series, I know this for several reasons. First of all, I try to keep up on sports and I’m a lifelong baseball fan and second the airing for that same commercial which proclaims, “legends are made in October” airs roughly 10,000 times a day on...
September 30, 2011 - 10:00am
Continuing to analyze sports legends from the Derby City we take a look at relief pitcher, Trever Miller.
For the last fifteen years pitcher Trever Miller has been a mainstay in major league baseball suiting up with teams all over the country.However, the part of the country Miller calls him hometown is right here in ‘the ‘ville’ and that makes him today’s Sports Legend of the...