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I’m trying to decide what I liked more in the last week: the wonderful stories that populated Column One, or the songs that I listened to while reading them. OK, it’s the stories. (Even if Thursday’s Column One on Perez Hilton sent...
TEMPE, Ariz. — Bill Lachemann was on the same Dorsey High baseball team as legendary manager Sparky Anderson. He played his first professional game five years before Angels rising star Mike Trout's father was born and caught former Angels pitcher...
Tags: Mother's Day, Heart Attack, Mike Trout, Baseball, Don Drysdale
Look out, below. The Rangers, who not so long ago were morphing into the Yankees, are coming down to Earth before our eyes. Barring some diplomacy worthy of a great secretary of state, Nolan Ryan is on his way out of the organization. He feels...
One thing to keep in mind about baseball: It's all good. Big-league baseball. Minor-league baseball. College baseball. Pony League baseball. Even, gasp, international baseball. While many North American fans dismiss the World Baseball Classic —...
TEMPE, Ariz. — And so it begins. On a cool, sunny Saturday alongside scenic Interstate 10, the Cubs played their first game with real promise since August 2009, when the worm turned for Lou Piniella. It didn't matter, of course, but it did suggest...
Tags: Lou Piniella, Theo Epstein, Anthony Rizzo, Mike Trout, Baseball
The Baltimore SunFor many, the lasting image of Earl Weaver will be that of a fiery, short man kicking dirt and spewing his displeasure at an umpire. Weaver's personality — described as "combative," "irascible" and also "caring" — carried from his childhood to...
|TODAY| No Events |TV SPORTS| Soccer—Premier League, Newcastle at Manchester United, 8:55 a.m. (ESPN2) College Football—Little Caesars Pizza Bowl, Western Kentucky vs. Central Michigan, 6:30 p.m. (ESPN) NBA Basketball—...
For the past five seasons or so, when all things seemed possible with Dwight Howard, there's one thing you could never call the Magic: Spoilers. They might not have been the biggest bullies on the block, but with Howard, no Magic win was ever declared...
FOX 17 NewsAlthough the sting of being swept out of the World Series is still fresh, Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland has decided to come back for another season on the bench. The team announced Tuesday that they have extended Leyland's contract for one year....
email@example.comPerhaps you just moved to South Dakota and want to learn more about it. If so, we’re happy to provide an introduction. Here's a look at the state where fishing season never ends, poker runs are rampant and 14-year-olds are allowed to drive....
Tags: Rodeo, Phil Baker, Labor Day, Cheryl Ladd, Cincinnati Reds
KIAHSome can only dream about playing baseball in the Major Leagues like Glenn Wilson once did. The Channelview High School product, who was born in Baytown, Texas, was a heck of a baseball player growing up, but here's something you may not know about...
The Baltimore SunBrooks Robinson owned third base. Still does. At his sendoff in 1977 — a "Thanks, Brooks" Day at a packed Memorial Stadium — Robinson's successor, Doug DeCinces, removed third base from its moorings and presented it to the Orioles veteran....
Mar 23, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 19, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 9, 2013 |Column| Chicago Tribune
Mar 2, 2013 |Column| Chicago Tribune
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Jan 19, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Dec 25, 2012 |Story| Aberdeen News
Nov 13, 2012 |Column| Orlando Sentinel
Oct 30, 2012 |Story| WXMI
Aug 31, 2012 |Story| Aberdeen News
Jun 5, 2012 |Story| KIAH-LTV
May 14, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
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