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Stat-urday, 5/19/2018

In honor of Brooks Robinson‘s birthday yesterday, here are a few stats and facts about Baltimore’s “Human Vacuum Cleaner:”

  • Robinson spent 23 years in the Major Leagues – …
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Baseball

Little Rock Look Back: Brooks Robinson

On May 18, 1937, Brooks Calbert Robinson, Jr. was born in Little Rock.  His father worked for Colonial Bakery and later the Little Rock Fire Department.  212 more words

History

And Now, A Word from Brooks Robinson

In 1985, Brooks Robinson appeared in an ad for that new invention, cable TV:

Happy Birthday, Brooks!

~ baseballrebecca

Baseball

Meeting Brooks Robinson at a 2002 Hall of Fame event - Sully Baseball Daily Photo at Noon for March 2, 2018

Nobody was cooler than Brooks Robinson. He was holding court, talking baseball with anyone who would listen. He watches the current game and loves Chipper Jones. 35 more words

Champions for Truth

This is the third in a series on The Harvard Classics; the rest of the posts are available here. Volume III: Bacon, Milton, Browne… 564 more words

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