Saturday, April 17, 2021


17 Apr 1975, Thu The Paducah Sun (Paducah, Kentucky)


Friday, April 16, 2021


I love reading the daily sports transactions. A lot here ...

16 Apr 1975, Wed The Boston Globe (Boston, Massachusetts)

Thursday, April 15, 2021


So, I mentioned the other day that baseball season had started ...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Champions' League

Here are the results from the quarter-finals:

Manchester City (ENG) 4 - 2 Borussia Dortmund (GER)
Porto (POR) 1 - 2 Chelsea (ENG)
Bayern Munich (GER) 3 - 3 Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) (PSG advances on away goals)
Real Madrid (ESP) 3 - 1 Liverpool (ENG)

So that sets up the following semi-finals, which will be played over two legs on April 27-28 and May 4-5:

Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) v. Manchester City (ENG)
Real Madrid (ESP) v. Chelsea (ENG)

Here are the odds to win the title, according to the UK betting services:

Manchester City:  5 to 4
Paris Saint-Germain:  3 to 1
Real Madrid:  7 to 2
Chelsea:  4 to 1

Cycling Update

 I'm amazed how often this happens in a bike season where someone celebrates too early.  At least this lead to an American winning the race.