Happy Thanksgiving

Giving thanks is a good thing. I appreciate the support of Slugball readers. It’s always fun to get in touch. Feel free to drop me a line with feedback or just to say hello: matt@slugball.com

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In Other News

Ponies Up

Photos: brilliant shots of competition horses in transit from Europe to Los Angeles – ESPN

Cobble Cobble

Edit: soothing shoe repairDigg

Shop Around

A holiday gift guide for sports nutsSB Nation

Can’t Touch This

Throwback: the quintessential 32 rules to touch footballDeadspin


How Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers mastered the hard countThe New York Times

Cover shot: World Cup skiing lands in Lake Louise, Canada – USA Today Sports Images