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Yankees/Dodgers, 49ers/L.A. Rams Same Day Part 2

The second of the two times before tonight there were Yankees vs Dodgers and 49ers vs L.A. Rams games on the same day was on Sunday afternoon October 7, 1956. 316 more words

#VinTop20: No. 7, Don Larsen's perfect game


Between now and Vin Scully Appreciation Day on September 23, the Dodgers are revealing the results of the fan vote ranking Scully’s top 20 Dodger calls of all time, one at each home game. 79 more words

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TIAM Sunday August 7th

As we wrap up this beautiful weekend, we check out the marketing and tweeting of the presidential campaigns, Woody Allen’s latest movie and birthdays, including that of a St. 178 more words

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THE HIGH AND THE MIGHTY

August 7 in history:

George Washington established one of the highest U.S. military awards on this date in 1782, when he ordered the creation of the Purple Heart for the Continental Army.   111 more words

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The "Maddux"

Hey baseball fans!

Last Sunday, Jered Weaver of the Los Angeles Angels pitched the first “Maddux” of 2016! I know, when I read that he did that, I didn’t know what a “Maddux” was either. 307 more words

Five of the Greatest-Hitting Pitchers Ever

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Recently, NL pitchers Madison Bumgarner and Jake Arrieta have been asking the MLB to include them in the Home Run Derby during the All Star festivities in mid-July. 343 more words

Chasing Immortality

Tuesday night was almost… really special, as Milwaukee Brewers starter Chase Anderson was going all “Don Larsen” on the Cubs. “Don Larsen?”…You know, as in throwing a perfect game. 462 more words

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