Buckner, who reenacts his historical 'moment' from the 1986 World Series game in The Comebacks
, will appear on ESPN's "Hot Seat" on Wednesday, October 17th.
MAGIC JOHNSON: Two failed comebacks
, first after being diagnosed as HIV positive, and again in 1996.
JOE BUGNER THE one-time heavyweight boxing champ had several comeback
attempts long after he was past his prime.
By sharing their stories, Great Comebacks
recipients provide support and encouragement to millions of patients affected by these debilitating conditions or facing ostomy surgery," said Rolf Benirschke, former San Diego Chargers place-kicker, ulcerative colitis patient and chairman of the Great Comebacks
The Ina Brudnick Award winners also are joined by three young people recently named as the 2007 Comeback
That can work against the offensive comeback
The Ina Brudnick Scholarship is an extension of the Great Comebacks
Program and honors one deserving high school graduate planning to pursue a higher education with a $2,500 scholarship.
In the second game, UCLA rode the momentum from its dramatic comeback
to an early 3-0 lead in the first inning on RBI singles by Jodie Legaspi and Dedmon, now an everyday player.
The 2006 Great Comebacks
Program marks the first time that the annual Awards will honor recipients in each of five regions across the United States.
Other notable comebacks
this year include Belle's Flag, winning the California Cup Matron five months after getting hurt at Hollywood; and Big Jag, making the Cal Cup Sprint one of four straight wins following an 18-month break.
Jude will be awarded the 20th Annual Great Comebacks
Award to honor her successful fight.
ATHENS, Greece - In Paul Hamm, the Greeks might have found the god of comebacks