Edgar B. Herwick III

Edgar's radio debut came in second grade when he voiced a public service announcement urging drivers to watch out for "him and his friends" walking to and from school. Given the signal strength of WMBT radio in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania and the population density of his native Schuylkill County, it's possible that someone other than his parents heard it. 

After stints as a bartender, photographer and actor âââ

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NFL Issues Report On Patriots' Deflategate, Says Brady Probably Knew

Tom Brady speaks during a press conference in January to address the underinflation of footballs used in the AFC championship game.
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5:43 pm
Sat October 19, 2013

Pitching Like It's 1860, Teams Play Ball With Vintage Flair

The Essex Base Ball Organization, a vintage baseball league, holds its games on a farm in Newburyport, Mass.
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Originally published on Sun October 20, 2013 3:54 am

The Red Sox square off against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park on Saturday in Game Six of the American League Championship Series. Forty miles north, another league is putting the finishing touches on its season.

This particular brand of baseball comes with a curious twist.

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