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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
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
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
Dead money: Which players have the least trade value?
remaining balance of his base salaries. With 654 career homers, he's only six away from a $6 million bonus for tying Willie Mays on the all-time list, and it's unlikely that a 39 year old Rodriguez would be worth $6 million on the field
Target Field is ready for its All-Star close-up
game, which included 19 future Hall of Famers, among them Bob Gibson, Sandy Koufax, Hank Aaron, Roberto Clemente, Willie Mays , Mickey Mantle and Carl Yastrzemski. The Twins moved inside in 1982 to a ballpark designed more for football than
Swing away: The untold story of the first Home Run Derby
Derby hitter of all with a 6-1 record), Ernie Banks, Al Kaline, Harmon Killebrew, Mickey Mantle, Eddie Mathews, Willie Mays , Duke Snider and Frank Robinson all took their swings at faux Wrigley before entering Cooperstown. As one hitter sat with Scott and discussed his approach to hitting
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
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
With influx of international stars, ROY eligibility needs adjustment
in tradition and embedded in MLB culture. Who hasn’t marveled at Pete Rose’s 1963 season, or been told of Willie Mays bursting onto the scene in ‘51? Nevertheless, we still are trying to translate numbers without regard to the challenges