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By The Numbers: What Will Life Without Derek Be For The Yankees?

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On Sunday, the Yankees celebrated Derek Jeter, the fact of the franchise who is retiring at the end of the season. 652 more words

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By The Numbers: Why Do Hitters Continue To Try To Beat The Shift?

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Ted Williams often said that the hardest individual act in sports was to hit a baseball. If you are a major-league player and you hit safely three times out of ten at-bats, you are considered a very good hitter. 668 more words

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By The Numbers: Has Derek Surpassed Honus As The Greatest Shortstop Ever?

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A century ago, “Inside Baseball” ruled the national pastime. Ty Cobb was king of the American League and Honus Wagner was the pride of the National League. 778 more words

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By The Numbers: Little-Known Facts About The Babe From Julia Ruth Stevens

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Last week I was privileged to have dinner with Mrs. Julia Ruth Stevens on the occasion of her 98th birthday. 857 more words

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