Monthly Archives: May 2013

Mother’s Day Remembrance: a look back at the passing of my mother.

(Originally published in the Redwood Reporter, February 22nd, 1999, Rod Sager) On February 3rd my mother lost her battle with cancer.  If one can imagine a ‘good’ way to leave this world, then I must say mom left the best … Continue reading

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Is Rickey Henderson the Greatest Baseball Player of All Time?

(Originally Published April 15th, 2009 in the Evergreen Times, Rod Sager) Baseball season is here again!  As you may very well know, Rickey is headed to the Hall of Fame this summer.  I have spent a lot of time writing … Continue reading

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A Shoebox Nova and The Beach Boys on the 8-Track

Originally posted on The 'Couv' Life:
(Originally Published June 1st, 2009 in the Evergreen Times, Vancouver, WA, Rod Sager) Beach Boys promo photo When the Beach Boys cut their first record in 1962 I was nothing more than the proverbial…

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The Babe was bigger than Baseball

(Originally published, September 6th,1998 in The Redwood Reporter by Rod Sager)  When the record falls, Roger Maris will likely slip from the minds of many baseball fans.  But Babe Ruth was bigger than his records, larger than his accomplishments, he … Continue reading

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Thank you for visiting the Best of The Evergreen Times.  I hope to provide you with some entertaining and insightful reading as I post articles from the last twenty years of the Evergreen Times as well as new material from … Continue reading

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