lou gehrig

Know Your Baseball: Lou Gehrig, American Treasure

Today, on an important day in baseball history, we will take a look at the life of one of baseball's all-time greats, Lou Gehrig.Gehrig was part of the fabled Murderer's Row in the late 1920s, winning six World Championships He played First Base for the Yankees all 13 of his Major League seasons, from 1926-1939[...]

This Day in Pop Culture History

Today In Pop Culture For June 19: Carol King, TNA Debut, Bungie, Mulan, Garfield, And More!

The title was vacant because champion Dan Severn had a scheduling conflict and could not make the event. Today in Bleeding Cool history: In 2013 we learned how a Marvel omnibus can land you in the hospital.Today's birthdays include Lou Gehrig athlete (1903), Nancy Marchand actress (1928), Edward "Wahoo" McDaniel professional wrestler (1938), Kathleen Turner actress (1954), Paula Abdul musician (1962), Robin Tunney actress (1972), Hugh Dancy actor (1975), and Zoe Saldana actress (1978).[gallery columns="2" size="medium" ids="668404,668406,668414,668401,668408,668410,668398,668415"]Sadly, we also[...]

As The Yankees Retire #2 For Derek Jeter, They Say Goodbye To Single Digits As Well

The list of players they have retired is maybe the most special group in sports:#1 Billy Martin#2 Derek Jeter#3 Babe Ruth#4 Lou Gehrig#5 Joe Dimaggio#6 Joe Torre#7 Mickey Mantle#8 Yogi Berra, Bill Dickey#9 Roger MarisThat is an impressive list, and that is just numbers 1-9 Weirdly, only 18 MLB players in history have ever worn[...]