SPORTS FANS!BETYOU DIDNT KNOWRoy Riegel just might go down-literally- as one of the greatestbaseball fans of all time, thanks tohis friend Tom McDonald. Riegelwas cremated when he passecdaway before the 2017 campaign gotunderway, so after the season startedMcDonald began flushing his friend'sremains down toilets at stadiumsaround the country. Only fitting, sinceRiegel was a master plumber andan avid Mets fan.Thanks to the thin air of mile-highDenver, Coors Field is known as ahome run hitter's paradise. But wouldthin air explain this? From the timethe ballpark opened in 1995 throughthe beginning of the 2017 season.15 batters have hit for the cyclethere, more than twice as many ashave been hit at the next most in thatspan seven at Globe Life Park inArlington, Texas, It doesn't hurt thatCoors is the second biggest ballparkin the majors, behind Detroit'sComerica.Have you ever heard of Ueli Steck?The native of Switzerland wasarguably one of the greatest athletesin the world. A record-smashingmountain climber, Steck was thefirst ever to complete a solo ascentof of the south face of Annapurna,in Nepal, without oxygen. He scaled6 of the world's 14 mountainsover 8,000 meters (26,246 feet)-including Mount Everest-withoutoxygen. And get this-in 2015, heclimbed all 82 peaks in the Alps over4,00 meters in just 62 days. Steckwas training in the Himalayas in Mayof 2017 when he fell 3,000 feet tohis death.CHEVROLET3535 Wall Avenue801-394-2611

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SPORTS FANS! BETYOU DIDNT KNOW Roy Riegel just might go down- literally- as one of the greatest baseball fans of all time, thanks to his friend Tom McDonald. Riegel was cremated when he passecd away before the 2017 campaign got underway, so after the season started McDonald began flushing his friend's remains down toilets at stadiums around the country. Only fitting, since Riegel was a master plumber and an avid Mets fan. Thanks to the thin air of mile-high Denver, Coors Field is known as a home run hitter's paradise. But would thin air explain this? From the time the ballpark opened in 1995 through the beginning of the 2017 season. 15 batters have hit for the cycle there, more than twice as many as have been hit at the next most in that span seven at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas, It doesn't hurt that Coors is the second biggest ballpark in the majors, behind Detroit's Comerica. Have you ever heard of Ueli Steck? The native of Switzerland was arguably one of the greatest athletes in the world. A record-smashing mountain climber, Steck was the first ever to complete a solo ascent of of the south face of Annapurna, in Nepal, without oxygen. He scaled 6 of the world's 14 mountains over 8,000 meters (26,246 feet)- including Mount Everest-without oxygen. And get this-in 2015, he climbed all 82 peaks in the Alps over 4,00 meters in just 62 days. Steck was training in the Himalayas in May of 2017 when he fell 3,000 feet to his death. CHEVROLET 3535 Wall Avenue 801-394-2611