Q & A: Pete McGinty, Author of “Accidental Heroes”

In advance of the publication of his first book, Accidental Heroes: The Grassroots Movement That Helped Save the Columbus Crew, I spoke in-depth with author Pete McGinty about the project. In addition to this conversation, you can also read my review of the book itself by clicking HERE. Many Crew fans may not be familiar … Continue reading Q & A: Pete McGinty, Author of “Accidental Heroes”

Book Review: “Accidental Heroes” by Pete McGinty

The number of stories to be told about the callous, queso-fueled quest to steal the Columbus Crew away to Austin TX could fill a library. We now have a worthy first entry in the catalog: Pete McGinty’s Accidental Heroes: The Grassroots Movement That Helped Save the Columbus Crew. Rather than dwell on the treacherous machinations … Continue reading Book Review: “Accidental Heroes” by Pete McGinty

Crew and Indians: Something From Nothing

In this surreal sports summer, which, among other things, has featured Columbus Blue Jackets playoff games in August, there has been an uncanny convergence with my two traditional summer sports teams. Both the Columbus Crew and Cleveland Indians sit in first place with the best defenses in their respective leagues. For the Crew and the … Continue reading Crew and Indians: Something From Nothing