July 29, 2012 - 10:30am
The Louisville Bats looked down and out heading to the eighth inning last night. But, this team never quits.
A two out, ninth inning grand slam off the bat of Cody Puckett capped a furious rally by the Louisville Bats Saturday night as they topped the Toledo Mud Hens 8-4. A crowd of 11,500 at Fifth Third Field saw the Bats pick up their ninth last at-bat win, the second via a grand slam.The rally started...
July 28, 2012 - 8:00am
It was a long night for Louisville Bats but worth the wait as they picked up a 3-1 win over the Buffalo Bisons.
It was worth the wait for the Louisville Bats. After enduring a lengthy rain delay, Neftali Soto crushed an opposite field, two run home run in the seventh inning that broke a 1-1 tie and spring boarded the Bats to a 3-1 victory over the Buffalo Bisons. 8,704 fans were in attendance for the...
July 27, 2012 - 8:00pm
21 Questions with Mary Plant
by Lou
The 47-year-old, three-time Olympic gold medalist grew up in St. Matthews and still visits her hometown regularly. She lives in Peachtree City, Ga.
 This article appeared in the August 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.  Your greatest accomplishment? “Probably my two world-record swims in 1981. Oh, and graduating from Cal Berkeley is a huge feather in my cap.” Who are...
July 27, 2012 - 9:32am
Several of this year's Kentucky Derby competitors take center stage in major stakes races this weekend
Several runners from Kentucky Derby 138 will be competing in two key races this weekend: the Grade 2, $600,000 Jim Dandy at Saratoga on Saturday and the Grade 1, $1 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on Sunday.Gemologist, diagnosed with a foot bruise after his 16th place finish in the...
July 26, 2012 - 11:42am
Dr. Bruce Tyler discusses racial segregation as African-American baseball exhibi
In conjunction with the new African-American baseball exhibition, UofL professor Bruce Tyler explores the societal effects of segregation with the presentation ‘Separate, Not Equal: The Ideology of Racial Segregation in America’. Catch him tonight at the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main branch at 7pm.
At some point in most American life experiences, the term “good sport” has been casually tossed about in some show of complimentary fashion.  America is a decidedly firm country of sports enthusiasts (this is perhaps a generously-worded understatement), and phraseology related to...