This celebrity goo was created by player Chris Lemler.
Scott Hardie provided the category and difficulty, made minor changes to the clue provided by Chris, and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Saturday, March 19, 2016 (part of Spring 2016)

category: Sports

clue: Being 18 out of 54 cards in a deck was pretty good, until the deck came crashing down by accident in October 2014.

explanation: Taveras wore 18 while playing with the Cardinals. He was killed in a car accident on October 26, 2014. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, and Mike Rothstein

trivia: Chris created this goo the day after Taveras's death as a tribute. Scott added detail to Chris's clue.


Similar Goos

Ernie Banks

This athlete is number 14 in the Windy City. He'll tell the crowd "let's play two," and you can bank on that. Go »

Nikko Locastro

For this St. Louisan, life is flying high, but passing 100 career wins would be a plus. The most exciting part is he won the USDGC. Go »

LeGarrette Blount

Getting suspended for the season would blunt your chances and feel like a punch to the chops. Go »

Ricky Wysocki

A disc golfer with numbers like 38008 is outstanding. This Ohioan teamed up with 64 players but finished 2nd at USDGC two times one in 2012 and the other in 2015. Go »

Terry Francona

He was a big dick after the World Series. Saying "I wish you lost" is not being a good sport. But I think that the Indians should not re-sign this manager. Go »

Paige Pierce

This Texan can really pierce a hole out on the course. Don't take page #29190 out of this Texan's book. Go »