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How To Thank A Veteran

I’ve had this message in my head for a while now, and I have shared it verbally with friends, and even some people that I have never met before.  And now, it’s time to put it down on paper (or on screen).  As an Army veteran, I’m very proud of my service.  There were a couple different roads that I could have went down as a teenager.  I could have tried to get into college.  I could have continued working at the local grocery store.  I could have just as easily done nothing with my life and just been a regular nobody who went to high school in a small town about 45 minutes Northeast from Boston.

But, I decided …

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Diamondbacks Extend Series Win Streak To 7 Games!

Diamondbacks Extend Series Win Streak To 7 Games!

Article by Jeff Demers | Heroes Media Group | April 22nd, 2018

The Arizona Diamondbacks have now won their seventh straight series to begin the season!  With the 4-2 win tonight, The “Dbacks” became the first team in 15 seasons to accomplish this feat of starting their season by winning their first seven series.  The last team to accomplish this milestone was the 2003 San Francisco Giants.  Ironically, the Giants then went on the road to play the Philadelphia Phillies, and lost that series two games to one.  Who do the Diamondbacks have next?  Yep, it’s the Philadelphia Phillies, on the road.

BUT I DON’T BELIEVE IN COINCIDENCE……..when I don’t want to.…

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Diamondbacks Get Back To Winning Ways

Diamondbacks Get Back To Winning Ways

Article By Jeff Demers | Heroes Media Group | April 21st, 2018

The Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the San Diego Padres tonight by the final score of 6-2. Photo by Jeff Demers for Heroes Media Group.

The Arizona Diamondbacks are yet to lose a series this season.  So far, they are a perfect 6-0.  They have won three series at home, as well as three on the road.  They are also yet to lose two games in a row this season.

Now, I know that it’s early still, and you really can’t tell about a team until after the All-Star break, usually, but this start is definitely one of the best in team history.  And …

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Diamondbacks Drop Series Opener To Padres

Diamondbacks Drop Series Opener To Padres
The Arizona Diamondbacks dropped their first game of a series for the first time this season; Losing 4-1 to the Padres.

Article by Jeff Demers | Heroes Media Group | April 20th, 2018

 
PHOENIX— With Taijuan Walker having to opt for Tommy John surgery, the Diamondbacks had to fill his spot in the rotation on Friday night. Enter Matt Koch (pronounced Cook).
 
Even though the Diamondbacks would eventually lose this game tonight by the score of 4-1, it wasn’t because of Koch. Koch went six strong innings, only allowing one run, on two hits, while striking out 4 in a fill-in role for the Diamondbacks bullpen.
 
The problem tonight was (for the first
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Josef Newgarden Wins Phoenix Grand Prix

Article by Jeff Demers, Heroes Media Group, April 8th, 2018

Josef Newgarden wins the Phoenix Grand Prix at ISM Raceway. He was followed by Robert Wickens (far left) and Alexander Rossi (far right). Photo by Jeff Demers for Heroes Media Group.

In the final race of the “old” ISM Raceway (formerly Phoenix International Raceway), Josef Newgarden would take home the victory in the Phoenix Grand Prix!  Newgarden would take his strong qualification, and turn it into his first win of the season.  He initially qualified 7th, and remained in the top-10 for the majority of the race, including during his pit stops.

Josef Newgarden would lead 30 laps of the 250-lap Phoenix Grand Prix.  He would finish just seconds ahead …

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