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August 30 African American Historical Events

* Today in Black History – August 30 *

1800 – Jack Bowler and Coachman Gabriel Prosser’s plans for a
slave revolt in Richmond, Virginia, are betrayed by a… 520 more words

African American History

1976 SSPC #40 - Ken Griffey (Reds)

Ken Griffey… played for 19 seasons with the Reds, Yankees, Braves and Mariners. He was a three-time All-Star, has a .296 lifetime batting average and is, of course, the father of Ken Griffey, Jr. 96 more words

1976 SSPC

Baseball and PEDs

Last summer, Joe Sheehan was circulating data about contact to home run rates among major league hitters over the past two decades (I discussed those data here… 861 more words

Yoenis Cespedes celebrates with WWE belt after winning second straight Home Run Derby

MINNEAPOLIS — Oakland A’s outfielder Yoenis Cespedes hit nine home runs in the final round to beat Reds third baseman Todd Frazier and win his second straight Home-Run Derby at Target Field on Monday. 141 more words