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Rocking in Paradise on Father’s Day with Styx

    Tesla, Joan Jett & Styx at the Mid-Florida Credit Union Amphitheatre It was a hot Father’s Day Night on Sunday in Tampa but it wasn’t just because of the Florida summer heat. Styx with Joan Jett and Tesla  brought their highly-anticipated tour to the Mid-Florida Credit Union Amphitheatre to a packed house and […]

Career Day for De La Cruz

At 20 years old Yeremi De La Cruz had who can be called by most a career day at the plate.  A game that saw him go 5-6 with nine RBIs.      De La Cruz’s five hits included two singles, two doubles and a grand slam home run.      “No I never have […]

Tarpons’ Castillo MVP

Tampa Tarpons second baseman Diego Castillo went 2-4 but reached base three time to garner the 2018 Florida State League All Star game MVP.  Pictured from L-R is Tarpons GM Matt Gess, honoree Diego Castillo, FSL President Ken Carson and Bush Bake Bean spokesman Will Kent sponsor of the award.  The game saw the the […]

Blankenhorn Blasts his way to Derby Title

Ft. Myers Miracle infielder Travis Blankenhorn (R) accepts the bat and trophy from Florida State League President Ken Carson (C) for winning the 2018 Home Run Derby.  On the right is Tampa Tarpons GM Matt Gess whose team will be hosting the FSL All Star game on Saturday at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa. […]

Getting a Transfusion With Royal Blood

Royal Blood with Turbowolf at Jannus Live 06-12-18 It was a different kind of Royal Watch on Tuesday night when Saint Petersburg hosted Royal Blood with Turbowolf at Jannus Live.  It was also a night of first times as both Royal Blood and Turbowolf were making their debut performances in Saint Petersburg. The night turned […]

Underdog Golden Knights Could Still Reward Their Faithful Followers

By winning their division and reaching the Stanley Cup finals, the Vegas Golden Knights have already done things no other expansion team has ever done. If they are going to write a storybook ending to their inaugural season, though, they will need to do something no other NHL team, expansion or otherwise, has done in […]

Louder Than Life Returns and It’s Bigger Than Ever

The World’s Largest Rock ‘N’ Roll Whiskey Festival Returns  Massive Music Lineup Announced For Louder Than Life 2018   Nine Inch Nails, Avenged Sevenfold, Godsmack, Deftones, Ice Cube, Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, Billy Idol, Shinedown & Many More To Perform At Fifth Annual Festival, Expanding To Three Days Friday, September 28, Saturday, September […]

Good Bet, Las Vegas and Washington tied at 2

Monday night the show was on in Las Vegas and history was in the making.  The first ever Stanley Cup finals game 1 in Las Vegas and the Las Vegas Golden Knights did not disappoint the home fans.   A higher scoring game than expected, much to the delight of the fans who bet the over.  […]

Memorial Day not the same in Phoenix

Back on May 10, 2018 I received an e-mail from VFW Post 5540’s Commander Eric Mills stating that I wasn’t announcing this years Memorial Day Parade on May 28th. After over a week I found out from Mills that at the May meeting at Post 5540 it was voted on that I not announce the […]

Gators vs USF Three Game Football Series Set

TAMPA, FLORIDA – USF Director of Athletics Mark Harlan today announced an agreement with the University of Florida to play a three-game football series beginning in 2022. The Bulls and Gators will meet for the first time since 2010 on Sept. 17, 2022 when USF travels to 91,916-seat Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville. The Gators and […]