Does the home run chase mean anything anymore?Written by John Onan
The year of 1998 was a banner year for Major League Baseball. It was year where fans returned and embraced Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa's chase of Roger Maris' single season homerun record that had stood for 37 years. It was savior of game at time, but 7 years later, that chase "exposed" baseball as game of performance enhancing substances (steroids).
Last night, Sammy Sosa (finally) hit a home run. That two run shot put him ahead of Mark McGwire on homerun run list at 584, which moved him into sole possesion of sixth place all-time. And while this is going on, rumors are still swirling about possible return of Barry Bonds next month, who is only 11 HR's behind Babe Ruth and 52 away from Hank Aaron's record of 755. And now, with Victor Conte pleading guilty in court on steroid charges, looks like Bonds is now free to spout his innocence some more, and play victim role ( who else has pushed you off bridge, Barry??)
The question I ask you is, " Does anybody
Do You Know These Benefits Of Golf Schools ?Written by Bud Bradley
Benefits of Golf Schools are many particularly for beginners who want to learn and excel in this sport. A number of Golf Schools and training institutes are available all around.
The real benefit of Golf Schools will be possible if they cover all aspects of game right from teaching proper swing plane to adding flexibility and building muscles.
To get best from Golf school, one should choose right training aid. It may be a good idea to consult a pro and discuss your needs and find out what aid would be suitable for you.
Golf schools claim high about benefits, but one should be intelligent enough to judge what benefits are available and how much can he really benefit by joining school. Most of Golf Schools aim at providing best possible facilities and make it tailored to your specific needs. There are some schools that impart specialization in certain areas but most of them cover full range of golfing skills and ailments. Some possible benefits could be if:
1. The school has excellent facilities so that one can learn with latest aids.
2. The Golf course should be of international standard, so that one can quickly train him/herself to participate in good tournaments.