“About two weeks I guess we were traveling and then we got there they unloaded us out in the snow. Vicious, vicious temperatures. I looked around hoping my father was there and no we did not see them. Lou Gehrig pulls himself out of the New York Yankees lineup for the first time since 1925 consecutive games earlier. Gehrig would never play another game and would soon lose his battle with ALS, now known as Lou Gehrig Disease. Gehrig consecutive games record would stand for over 66 years, with Cal Ripken finally breaking it in 1995.
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“I deeply apologize for the disparaging remarks about an ESPN reporter on my personal Twitter account,” the statement obtained by ProFootball Talk read. “The comment was unfounded and inappropriate, and I have the utmost respect for both the reporter and ESPN. I regret that my actions have brought undeserved negative attention to the (Washington) organization and its leadership.
All bar one are songbirds; most occur in no other country; six species are now considered Critically Endangered. All this within the context of Indonesia holding more globally threatened birds than anywhere except Brazil, including Critically Endangered species long known to be imperiled by trade such as Bali Myna Leucopsar rothschildi and Helmeted Hornbill Rhinoplax vigil.”Indonesia’s long established bird trade is now causing population level implications for a rapidly widening group of species, mainly from the Greater Sundas [Java, Sumatra and Borneo]”, says Rob Martin, BirdLife International Red List Research Assistant. Although birds may be traded across Asia, available data suggest Java to be the epicentre.
“We have worked hard over the past six years to complete fiscally responsible budgets while investing in core areas, and this year’s budget is no exception,” Calley said. “Numerous economic indicators demonstrate that Michigan is on the right path. We need to stay on that path by continuing to make smart decisions that protect our residents and boost our economy for generations to come.”.
This minor league card of Shoeless Joe has hovered near the Top 10 for a decade. It was only a matter of time before a high enough graded example came to auction to crack the list. Robert Edwards Auctions served this beauty up to the tune of almost $200,000.