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Remembering Ernie Banks and why he's in the Hall of Fame

RIP, Mr. Cub.

Though I was a Yankee fan as a child, my mother was a Cub fan and we made annual visits to her mother in Chicago that usually included games at Wrigley Field, where… 2,370 more words

Baseball Hall Of Fame

The Hall of the Damn Good: Progress

My idea for this project stemmed from Bob Costas saying something along the lines of, the hall should have been reserved for true immortals of the game, Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, those guys should have a copper plaque hanging in the hall of immortals. 582 more words


The Yankees have avoided arbitration with starters Michael Pineda and Ivan Nova

The Yankees avoided arbitration with Michael Pineda and Ivan Nova by signing them to one-year contracts in the past week. Nova will be making the same amount of money as he did last season. 372 more words


Salsa presents: The John Smoltz Tribute

I was fortunate enough to grow up in the ATL. One of the best things about the dirty south, is that I was privileged to witness one of the best baseball teams of the century for many years. 276 more words


The Best Baseball Player Born in Indiana: Mordecai Brown

Indiana appears to have a couple of Hall of Fame snubs when it comes to its best players born within the borders. Their home run leader is… 160 more words

Facts And History

The Yankees traded Shawn Kelley to the Padres for right-handed reliever Johnny Barbato

On Monday, in a move that could help the Yankees towards the end of the 2015 season or in 2016, the Yankees traded relief pitcher… 548 more words


The Gavin Floyd gamble at the Corner of Carnegie and Ontario

It’s Christmas Eve here at the Corner of Carnegie and Ontario, and with plenty of little creatures stirring here at the home offices of EHC, and all with visions of sugarplums dancing in their heads, let’s get right to this week’s Corner before the family wraps me up and throws me in the Yuletide garbage. 2,945 more words