Tony Gwynn 1995 Leaf
Often overlooked because he was such a dominant hitter during his playing days, but Tony Gwynn was a stellar defender during his early playing days. 83 more words
1955 HEADLINE: Al Kaline Becomes Youngest Player To Win Batting Crown
On this day in 1955, Detroit’s Al Kaline won the American League batting title becoming the youngest player in major league history to do so. 59 more words
After Wednesday’s class, I came home to pick up my father and head to Yankee Stadium to catch a game. It was the first, and in all probability, the only game I’ll go watch this year. 309 more words
1979 HEADLINE: Carl Yastrzemski Joins The ‘3000 Hits Club’
On this day in 1979 Carl Yastrzemski collected hit #3000 of his amazing baseball career!!!
On the road and taking on the New York Yankees in front of 34,000+ Yankee fans, Carl Yastrzemski and the Boston Red Sox made this game a memorable one. 73 more words