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The Sports Life A-to-Z - - ‘E’ would be Eckersley or the Eck

 What would be a fun and sometimes challenging way to look at life itself each and every day – looking at it through the lens of the alphabet! 398 more words

CrossDove Writer

MLB Hall of Fame Pitcher Dennis Eckersley Shares How He Overcame His Life Challenges to be a Success

In just about a month, Major League Baseball pitchers will report to Spring Training.  That is always an exciting time for baseball fans.  But, have you ever thought about the men behind the uniforms and the fears and obstacles they had to overcome to make it in the big leagues? 1,220 more words

Jerry Gladstone

Seasons: Eric Gagne's 2003 — the perfect closer

By Cary Osborne

This marks the seventh in a series of stories where we look back in depth on some of the greatest individual seasons in Dodger history. 1,070 more words

History

Five Statistical Facts about Kirk Gibson

Hey Kirk Gibson fans! Get ready to run around the bases while pumping your fists because here are five statistical facts about the man who keeps… 357 more words

Facts And History

Dan Quisenberry and the Hall of Fame: An underrated relief ace


Let’s talk about closers.
Who are the greatest of all time?
Well the discussion starts with five people: Goose Gossage, Hoyt Wilhelm, Dennis Eckersley, Trevor Hoffman and Mariano Rivera. 1,294 more words

Debates

Vin Scully SUPERIOR. Jack Buck INFERIOR.

Last night was the 26th anniversary of one of the most memorable home runs in Major League Baseball history. One which I remember quite well because I watched it two days after my 12th birthday. 960 more words

Major League Baseball

Might As Well Call It a Walk Off!

Ahhh, the post season, what more can I say. Those two words “Post Season” bring joy and excitement, and this post season has not failed to be fun and exciting. 756 more words