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Texeira on a diet and more

Mark Texeira has announced that he is on a new gluten free, sugar free, and dairy free diet. He plans to use this diet for the remainder of his career and hopes it will help him play injury free. 338 more words

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Hank Aaron On A-Rod: 'I'm Rooting For Him'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Hank Aaron, who many consider to be baseball’s true home run king, says he’s pulling for disgraced New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez. 407 more words


Hansen Unplugged: Signs of change

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That basketball game in Flower Mound a week or so ago with Plano East has changed some of the rules now, but it hasn’t changed nearly enough. 516 more words


Focus On: Hank Aaron

I haven’t yet read the Henry Aaron biography I have sitting on my shelves, so I can only go by hearsay when I write that apparently Hank Aaron never wanted to be called “Hank”, and that nobody close to him ever called him “Hank”, and he was always “Henry” in his own mind and to his friends. 1,076 more words


Babe Ruth was not the great baseball hero they say he was.

Greatness in baseball is frequently discussed, debated and questioned. Barry Bonds, Manny Ramirez, Roger Clemens, Mark McGuire, Sammy Sosa and others were all great baseball players. 616 more words


Henry Aaron's Dream by Matt Tavares (2010)

Henry Aaron’s Dream
by Matt Tavares
Candlewick Press, 2010
40 pages

When Hank Aaron was young, there were no black men playing baseball in the major leagues. 195 more words