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The Stats Machine, Week 6: The Sports Machine

Those of you in your 30’s shouldn't have a hard time remembering George Michael’s Sports Machine. Running from 1984 to about 2007, and airing on Sunday nights, it was a 30-minute television show dedicated to providing the highlights of the past week’s sporting events. I did a quick search on Ancestry.com, and it turns out the Sports Machine and Stats Machine are very distant...
Via Razzball Football
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: A's fans bring saxes to game for Josh Reddick

One of the more amusing stories to develop out of a major league ballplayer’s choice of walk-up music this season is the way in which Oakland A’s fans have taken to Josh Reddick’s song selection when he steps up to the plate. Of course, the Athletics outfielder chose George Michael’s sax-heavy 80s classic, “Careless Whisper” […] The post A’s fans bring saxes to game...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs Have Not Won With QB They Drafted Since 1987

Back in 1987 FOX made it's prime time debut (loved Married With Children). Prozac made its debut, the downfall of televangelist Jim Baker began, the world saw its first supernova with the naked eye since the early 1600's, George Michael released Faith, Michael Jackson released Bad, and we watched the first Lethal Weapon.It was also the last time that a quarterback that the Kansas...
Via FatManWriting
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s Want George Michael To Make Coliseum Cameo

According to Susan Slusser of  SF Gate, the Oakland Athletics are trying to get George Michael to make an appearance in Oakland. What does George Michael have to do with the Oakland A’s? Oakland’s right fielder Josh Reddick has changed his usual WWE-themed/country walk-up music to the addicting guilty pleasure song that combines a catchy saxophone riff and lyrics. “Careless...
Via Sportsnaut
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

A’s Trying To Bring George Michael, ‘Careless Whisper’ Singer, To Game

When Oakland A’s outfielder Josh Reddick stepped to the plate to the sultry tune of George Michael’s “Careless Whisper” last Monday, A’s fans went wild. Imagine if George Michael himself showed up at the O.co Coliseum. That’s what the A’s hope will happen, as the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the club is working on getting the “Careless Whisper” crooner...
Via NESN.com
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

A's players, fans enjoy Josh Reddick's 'Careless Whisper' walk-up music (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Oakland Athletics right fielder Josh Reddick recently changed his walk-up music to "Careless Whisper" by Wham!, and the reaction by A's players and fans has been extremely positive.Reddick switched his walk-up music to the 80s classic, using it for the first time during Monday night's game against Chicago. As "Careless Whisper" played when he...
Via Holdout Sports
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

A’s Josh Reddick Uses George Michael’s ‘Careless Whisper’ As Walk-Up Song (Video)

Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Reddick upped the ante on walk-up songs during Monday’s game against the Chicago White Sox, choosing the most classic of slow jams. The lover of all things manly — including his grizzly facial hair and his penchant for wrestling — showed off his tender side as he casually strolled to the plate with George Michael’s “Careless Whisper”...
Via NESN.com
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Reddick Used George Michael’s “Careless Whisper” As His Walk-Up Song Last Night

Josh Reddick either has an odd sense of humor or is a huge George Michael fan, because last night the Oakland A’s outfielder used the singer’s tender slow jam “Careless Whisper” as his walk-up song. It seemed to be an odd fit considering Reddick is known for his grizzly facial hair and love of wrestling, not sensual sax riffs. But, hey, you can’t judge a book by its cover...
Via Next Impulse Sports
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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