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Items Tagged with 'West Michigan Whitecaps'
The Whitecaps need an extra dose of it this winter.
Eddie O’Connor, a sport psychologist and founder of the Performance Excellence Center at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital in Grand Rapids, has made 300 presentations to groups and media on mental toughness — the kind that helps both athletes and business executives overcome the slumps and challenges that can lead to failure. Read More
Football, baseball, basketball and hockey all made their mark on West Michigan.
The modern era for local professional sports really isn’t that old — only going back about 20 years — because the industry is facility driven. Without a stadium, field or arena capable of holding sizeable crowds, the revenue won’t be there and neither will the franchises. Read More
During a live video chat Wednesday at grbj.com, Lew Chamberlin fondly recalled going to Tiger Stadium as a child, walking out of a dark tunnel and seeing the bright green field staring back at him. Read More
Twenty years ago, Lew Chamberlin and Dennis Baxter brought professional baseball to Grand Rapids. Read More