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Pirates announce ‘Wins for Kids’

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today the return of "Wins for Kids", a fundraising campaign for Pirates Charities and The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh's … [More...]

Mark Rypien Foundation

Rypien Foundation celebrates 10 years

The Rypien Foundation recently celebrated their first 10 years of existence. Mark and his team continue to help fight childhood cancer. Complete details are … [More...]

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Redsox, Celtics Visit Wounded Warriors

The Celtics & RedSox met with wounded warriors at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Tuesday. Love when teams do this! … [More...]

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Official TGiS Podcast

Spring Sports

Spring Sports & Scouting Reports

Happy Thursday!  Coach Hawn and ErnDogg are back at it with another edition of the Average Dad Sports Show, the official podcast of The Good In Sports. You can find … [More...]

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Madden Moments

It's Thursday and the Average Dad Sports Show is back, the official podcast of The Good In Sports. You can find today’s show below. Show Notes:  Madden … [More...]


MLB back & ADSS owned

Another Thursday is here and the much anticipated Average Dad Sports Show is back, the official podcast of The Good In Sports. You can find today's show below. Show … [More...]

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Positively Pro

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8 Homeruns on 8 Swings

Miami Gulliver Prep senior Joe Dunand, the 18-year-old nephew of Alex Rodriguez,  finished 10 for 12 with nine home runs in a national tournament, this past weekend. … [More...]

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Paul, Clippers, Iowa Coach’s Son

Clippers All-Star point guard Chris Paul befriended Iowa basketball coach Frank McCaffery's son Patrick (14) when he heard that he was his biggest fan, and was also … [More...]

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Super Bowl Champion: Off The Field

Having a son on the autism disorder spectrum and two other people close to me on it as well, I can appreciate the struggle that people with autism have to be accepted in … [More...]

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Game Changers (NEW!)



“It’s hard to beat a person that never gives up.” –Babe Ruth Meet Anthony Ianni- a 6’9” former center for the Michigan State Spartans basketball team from … [More...]


23 Seconds

In order to truly understand this story, you must first understand the prominence of hockey in Michigan. Over 130 NHL players have called Michigan home. Parents pull … [More...]

2013-2014 State Runner-Up Blair-Taylor Wildcats

Blair-Taylor Wildcats: Top of the Class

“The true test of mans’ character is what he does when no one is watching.” –John Wooden The frenzied crowds had left. The rampant shutters of cameras had … [More...]

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