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MAJOR LEAGUE LEGENDS - The Smithsonian Channel (2016)

Major League Baseball and the Smithsonian Channel have teamed up to deliver a four-part series entitled “Major League Legends”:

February 29: “The Hammer of Hank Aaron… 728 more words


Jim Pendleton: A Career Altered by Two Hall of Fame Players

Born on January 7, 1924 in St. Charles, Missouri, James Edward “Jim” Pendleton played shortstop for the Chicago American Giants in 1948 after serving in the military during World War II.  479 more words

Baseball History

Yanks' offense can't match Tanaka's brilliance

Division races do not get much tighter than this: two teams separated by only a half-game both locked in 1-1 games entering the ninth inning. That was the case for the Yankees and the Blue Jays Tuesday night. 494 more words

A-Rod's 3,000th hit also his 667th home run

In his previous quests for landmark hits such as his 500th and 600th home runs, Alex Rodriguez went days without achieving them as at-bat after at-bat piled up. 226 more words

Angels put a devil's scare into Yanks in 9th

Stuck in a 0-for-22 slump, Stephen Drew was benched for two games on the recently-completed Yankees’ West Coast trip and speculation was ripe that he might lose his second base job. 625 more words