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The Amazing Story of the Origin of the High Five

Everyone is familiar with the High Five, but few know how it began. This clip, from ESPN’s The High Five, tells the amazing story of the moment and of the man who gave us the world famous gesture, Glenn Burke. It all happened on the last weekend of the 1977 baseball season. The high five […]

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Viral Videos: Is This The Greatest Home Run Call Ever?

Professional baseball play-by-play announcers are constantly thinking up creative ways to describe great plays, especially a home run. This commentator may have delivered the “greatest home run call” ever! Here’s his colorful description of former MLB player Manny Ramirez  slammming a homer during a game between the EDA Rhinos and the Brother Elephants. It’s safe […]

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