MLB – 1985 Game Of Week – Angels VS Rangers – P Don Sutton Wins # 300

DOG COMMENTARY: Donald Howard “Don” Sutton (born April 2, 1945) is an American former professional baseball player….who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a right-handed pitcher for 23 seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Houston Astros, Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland Athletics, and California Angels….as he won a total of 324 games….58 of them shutouts and five…

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Comedy – Special – Those Fabulous Clowns – Chaplin & Fields & Abbott N Costello & Keeton et al

DOG ASIDE: Every now an then as I am clawing my way through the 2300 hours of vintage sports, comedy and music video library that I am posting to this site….I run across something that is really special….like this program titled Those Fabulous Clowns….which was hosted by Richard Kiley….is one of those hidden treasures. As Kiley…

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Golf – PGA – 1987 US Open – Round 3 – Olympic Club – With Jim McKay

DOG COMMENTARY: This ABC coverage of the 3rd Round of the 1987 PGA US Open Championship from The Olympic Club in San Francisco was elegantly and eloquently covered by legendary sports commentator Jim McKay.  As the 3rd round came to an end…Tom Watson held a 1 stroke lead over fellow Americans Keith Clearwater and Scott…

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Comedy – Smothers Brothers – Young Comedians – Jerry Seinfeld & Howie Mandell & Harry Anderson

DOG ASIDE: Throughout the 1970’s and early 1980’s….there was a comedy special called Young Comedians….which was hosted by folks like Checy Chase,  Carl Reiner and The Smothers Brothers….in which they introduced young comedic talent to the world of television….as many future famous comedians got their first TV gig on this program….like comedians Jerry Seinfeld, Howie…

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Comedy – Bob Hope – Road To Holywood – Rosemary Clooney & Lucille Ball & James Cagney

DOG ASIDE: When considering the 2300 hours of vintage sports, comedy and music that I am posting on Imasportsphile’s wherewith….it becomes as clear as the nose on this lil ole chiweenie Sportsphile’s face….that the years from which these videos took place….1950 to 1995….were simply the golden age of comedy….for during this era the very best…

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Cycling – 1987 Tour De France – Ireland Steven Roche Winner

DOG COMMENTARY: The 1987 Tour de France was the 74th edition of the Tour de France….taking place from July 1sr thru 26th…. and consisting of 25 stages over 4,231 km (2,629 mi). It was the closest three-way finish in the Tour until the 2007 Tour de France….and was won by Stephen Roche, the first and so far…

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Auto Racing – 1987 Indy 500 – Mario Andretti & Al Unser & Danny Sullivan

DOG COMMENTARY: The 71st Indianapolis 500 was held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana on Sunday May 24, 1987. After dominating practice, qualifying, and most of the race….leader Mario Andretti slowed with mechanical problems with only 23 laps to go….then 5 laps later….Al Unser, Sr. assumed the lead….and winning his record-tying fourth Indianapolis 500…

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NFL – Highlights – 1985 – This Week In NFL – Chargers Vs Oilers & Steelers Vs Broncos imasportsphile

DOG COMMENTARY: After posting some 1400 video posts of vintage sports, comedy and music….I have to admit that some of my more enjoyable posts are those known as This Week in the NFL and This Week in MLB….cuz it gives me a chance to see who was leading each team during a particular week during a particular…

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NFL – Highlights – Super Bowl XV – Philadelphia Eagles VS Oakland Raiders – Part 2

DOG COMMENTARY: Super Bowl XV was the climax of Plunkett’s revival as an NFL starting quarterback….as the 1970 Heisman Trophy winner from Stanford University was drafted by the New England Patriots….and was later named the 1971 NFL Rookie of the Year….but Plunkett suffered through five losing seasons with the Patriots and two uneven seasons with…

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