Giants hold off Padres after clinching playoffs
one victory over the Giants this weekend for its first season series win since 2010. CELEBRATING MAYS Hall of Famer Willie Mays rode through the ballpark in a 1931 Lincoln Phaeton and tossed baseballs into the crowd during the middle of the fourth
The one thing missing from Jeter's career
ejected rank sixth all-time, according to research through retrosheet.org . The full list: Stan Musial — 3,026 Willie Mays — 2,992 Brooks Robinson — 2,896 Robin Yount — 2,856 Tony Perez — 2,777 (ejected once as a manager in
Could Jeter be the first with perfect Hall vote?
Hall of Fame. That's not a knock. He'd be in pretty impressive company. Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Ted Williams, Willie Mays , Hank Aaron and Cal Ripken Jr. all dominated the game, and all came up short. Tom Seaver, the top vote-getter
My favorite postseason moment included crying
while. But there were a fair number of great postseason moments in 1980 and 1985. In 1980, I was in the stands when Willie Mays Aikens homered twice against the Phillies in Game 4 of the World Series. A few days earlier, I was in Kemper Arena
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would become the third player since 1914 to homer in seven straight home games, joining Roy Campanella in 1955 and Willie Mays in 1965. He also has four homers in his last five interleague games. "I'm very proud and honored to have done it
'Hello Goodbye': McCartney rocks Candlestick in famed venue's final event
the home field for the 49ers and Giants. It hosted greats from both teams, including Joe Montana, Jerry Rice and Willie Mays , and was the site of The Catch -- Montana's touchdown pass to Dwight Clark to win the NFC championship game in January
San Francisco's Candlestick Park hosts final event
history: OPENING DAY - Richard Nixon was vice president. Willie Mays was a Giants slugger. Both were on hand for Candlestick ..... chilly.'' MAYS' 3,000TH HIT - Giants centerfielder Willie Mays joined an elite list of players with his 3,000th hit
Yeah, but does he eat chicken like Boggs?
When I make a comparison, it will be crystal clear, deal? Here, I'll start. Mike Trout is as good or better than Willie Mays . Now you can yell at me on Twitter appropriately. share 0 Tweet 0 0 + SHOW COMMENTS + Powered by Livefyre FOXSports
Is greatness defined by championships?
every year because there's only one guy is probably greater now one team that won a championship. Think about it. Willie Mays never never are until I never hour. World Series He lost and 51. He lost and 62. Primaries. If he was now theyprobably greater now one team that won a championship. Think about it. Willie Mays never never are until I never hour. -- World Series -- He lost and 51. He lost and 62. Primaries. If he
Swisher finalist for Bob Feller Act of Valor Award
Memorial in Washington, D.C. The Hall of Fame nominees are Johnny Bench, Tommy Lasorda, Monte Irvin, Whitey Ford and Willie Mays . Last year's winners were Hospital Corpsman Chief Petty Officer Garth Sinclair of the United States Navy, Hall of