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Pearl Harbor survivors remind us baseball connects generations
young, even in spite of — or maybe because of — the fan angst. Geno is my grandfather, Albert is my great uncle, and Babe Ruth was an active player when they began their love affairs with baseball. I think of Geno and Albert a lot at this time
Can Hall of Fame save voters from themselves?
decided that Ty Cobb was not worthy of a vote. Even more startling to me was the viewpoint of the 11 voters for whom Babe Ruth , the biggest of all sports stars in the entire 20th century, did not pass muster. The precedent had been set. The
Hall of Fame digitizes Jimmie Foxx's film of 1934 Japan tour
during a 12-city, 22-game tour in November and December 1934. Among the other future Hall of Famers on the tour were Babe Ruth , Lou Gehrig, Charlie Gehringer, Connie Mack, and Moe Berg, a big-league catcher who served as an American spy during
All That and a Bag of Mail: Jameis Winston Is Joffrey Edition
I feel like autographed memorabilia is right up there with it. This doesn't apply to obviously valuable ones like a Babe Ruth signed ball, or items used in a game, or even sentimental items where you met someone you admire in person. These guys
Game 7 of World Series: 'A gift for everyone'
years later by Barry Bonds & Co. to the Angels. Be it Babe Ruth , Jack Morris or Mariano Rivera, the moments created ..... BABE! The strangest ending might have been in 1926. Babe Ruth drew a two-out walk in the ninth off fellow future Hall
Jim Bouton remembers the 1964 World Series
Series Rob Neyer Rob Neyer @robneyer The first New York Yankees dynasty began in the early 1920s with the arrival of Babe Ruth , and ended in 1964 when the Yankees lost a close World Series to the St. Louis Cardinals. That was exactly 50 years
Orioles power past Tigers in Game 1, score eight runs in eighth inning
right in the bottom half after Nick Markakis hit a leadoff single. It was his 15th career postseason home run, tied with Babe Ruth for 10th place on the career list. The rollicking, towel-waving fans had barely settled down when Victor Martinez
Could Jeter be the first with perfect Hall vote?
be a unanimous selection to baseball's 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
2,744), hits (3,461 - sixth all-time), doubles (543) and stolen bases (358) while ranking second behind Babe Ruth in runs (1,922), sixth in RBIs (1,307) and ninth in home runs (260). He's also baseball's all-time postseason