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Today In Baseball History - October 15, 1970

Brooks Robinson of the Baltimore Orioles won the World Series MVP hitting .429 and played his usual jaw-dropping stellar defense.  Not only did he win the Series MVP, he was also the year’s All-Star game MVP and the American League MVP.  Not to shabby….

The Most Gold Gloves Won by Decade

Since 1957 Major League Baseball has awarded the best fielders at each position and in both leagues with a Gold Glove Award. In this time many men have won the honor of being named the best fielder at their respective position. 632 more words

Facts And History

Ballpark of the Week: Oriole Park at Camden Yards (Home of the Baltimore Orioles)

Ballpark of the Week: Oriole Park at Camden Yards (Home of the Baltimore Orioles)

Tonight, the American League Central Division Champion Detroit Tigers start their fourth consecutive… 1,141 more words

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The Legacy of Derek Jeter

Jayson Moyer and Bret Pallotto
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Many words come to mind when one would think about Derek Jeter: effort, class, dignity and heart are a few that come to mind. 567 more words

Sports

WORLD SERIES CLASSICS - LXIII -1966 STYLE

World Series Classics: LXIII – 1966 Style

Each year, when Spring has sprung, Southern California sports scribes pencil in their picks for League winners: Anaheim Angels in the AL, and LA Dodgers in the NL. 628 more words

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1955 HEADLINE: Brooks Robinson To Make His Debut For The Orioles

1955 HEADLINE: Brooks Robinson To Make His Debut For The Orioles

On this day in 1955, Brooks Robinson made his big-league debut.

At the age of 18, Robinson and his Baltimore Orioles teammates hosted the Washington Senators.  46 more words

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Thrift Treasures 72: Three Baggies Of Cards, $1.99 each. I spy vintage!

I recently heard from one of my Twitter followers that he enjoys the Thrift Treasures series, but wished they were more frequent.  Believe me, me too.  886 more words

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