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Sports fans, and especially baseball fans, the media circus has begun regarding Alex Rodriguez. A-Rod as he is popularly known as is one home run away from Willie Mays, storied accomplishment for home runs in a career for a right hand hitter. 278 more words


If We Win Again, We’ll Be One Again (via The Bitter Southerner)

The moment has been lauded for over 40 years. It trumped, for a short time, the more ominous brand of “white flight,” that of white folks selling their houses and fleeing to the suburbs.

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Prior to joining the Marlins this winter, third baseman Martin Prado had spent the first 9 seasons of his major league career earning the immense respect of teammates with the Braves, D-Backs and Yankees as well as the admiration of other big leaguers, like many Marlins, who’d watched him from across the field over the years. 702 more words

A-Rod will get no love for passing 'Say Hey'

Alex Rodriguez is just a handful of home runs away from passing a true baseball legend’s career homer mark.

That would be Willie Mays, who finished his storied career with 660 home runs. 210 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


A Tale of Two Players

One the opening day of the 1954 baseball season, the Milwaukee Braves visited the Cincinnati Reds. Two rookies began their major league careers with that game. 132 more words

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Happy Birthday to the Babe

Babe Ruth was born on February 6, 1895.

Though he passed away in 1948, he is still recalled today, especially on this, his date of birth. 260 more words