Jewish Journal

TGR at the Trop

By Jeremy Fine

May 23, 2012 | 10:18 am

This summer I will go to at least4 stadiums and two of them new. The first on the list was Tropicana Field in Tampa Florida. So people make fun of the Trop. Its slanted, the roof is weird,... read on

  • 10 Best Jewish Owners in Sports

    By Jeremy Fine

    May 15, 2012 | 8:48 am

    Dan Snyder

    More than Jewish players have been making news (at least good news) the Jewish owners have emerged. TGR thought it would look at the top Jewish owners in Sports (the 3 majors sports…would’ve included the NHL but we do not have confirmation on Jeremy Jacobs or Stu... read on

  • Welcome to the NFL

    By Jeremy Fine

    May 11, 2012 | 2:32 pm

    Mazel Tov to the newest Jew in the NFL, Mitchell Schwartz. Schwartz was drafted early in the second round with pick #37 by the Cleveland Browns. The Browns believe Schwartz can play opposite Joe Thomas and block for both first round picks Trent Richardson and Brandon Weeden.... read on

  • Heyman Back in WWE

    By Jeremy Fine

    May 11, 2012 | 2:31 pm


    Monday Night Raw had a huge surprise as former ECW owner and WWE personality Paul Heyman returned to the ring to represent Brock Lesnar. Heyman has signed a short term deal, most likely through the end of the summer. Click HERE to read more about Heyman’s return. Also the WWE has posted various links and videos.

  • Checking In with our MLBers

    By Jeremy Fine

    May 11, 2012 | 2:31 pm

    Position Player Team B.A.  HR RBI OBP SLG
    1 Ryan Braun (LF)  Brewers .280 8 18 .333 .610
    2 Ike Davis (1B)  Mets .168 3 9 .225 .274
    3 Ian Kinsler (2B)  Rangers .284 5 17 .378 .517
    4 Daniel Valencia (3B)  Twins .216 1 10 .231 .330
    5 Kevin Youkilis (3B) ... read on

  • Minors But Important

    By Jeremy Fine

    May 11, 2012 | 2:30 pm

    TGR wanted to do a quick look into the minors and check up on some of the up and coming MLBers. With Cliff Lee back for the Phillies, Michael Schwimer heads back to the minors. Click HERE to read more. In 5 games (6.1 IP) Schwimer was 0-1 with a 8.53 ERA, striking out 3 and walking... read on

  • David Stern is TGR NBA Sportsman of the Year

    By Jeremy Fine

    May 11, 2012 | 2:29 pm


    Congrats to NBA commish David Stern on being named TGR NBA Sportsman of the Year. Stern helped settle a brutal dispute during the NBA lockout to give us a season. Many thought there would be no basketball in 2012 (after last night’s Bulls loss I kind of wish that was... read on




Rabbi Jeremy Fine is the Assistant Rabbi at Temple of Aaron in St. Paul MN. He was ordained from the Jewish Theological Seminary where he also received a Masters in Jewish...

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