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On This Day In Baseball History: May 16, 1965

19-year old Baltimore rookie Jim Palmer earns his first Major League win by throwing three and two-thirds innings. Palmer also added a two-run homer off of… 69 more words

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On This Day In Baseball History: May 15, 1976

Detroit Tigers rookie Mark Fidrych makes his Major League debut by tossing a complete game two-hit shutout against the Indians. The Bird’s impressive performance added to his quickly growing legend because of his on field antics such as grooming the surface of the mound and talking to the ball. 66 more words

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Jim Palmer Needs To Zip It

Jim Palmer was an incredible pitcher during the 1970’s for Baltimore, now he is another loudmouth analyst with a huge bias for the Birds. Last Saturday, David Ortiz was called on two very bad check swings in which he held up both times. 339 more words

David Ortiz Gets One-Game Suspension For Touching Ump, Feuds with Jim Palmer In Process

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David Ortiz, surprise surprise, wasn’t happy with a check-swing call during Sunday’s Red Sox-Orioles game and starting jawing with third base umpired Jerry Meals. 313 more words


Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz suspended one game for incident with umpire

Major League Baseball has announced that it will suspend Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz for one game in relation to an incident involving an umpire during Boston’s game Sunday against the… 271 more words


The Glory of the 1966 Baltimore Orioles

One of the beautiful things about baseball is it allows you to become a time traveler.  You can pick any point in time over the last 150 years or so, and you will find a baseball book that will transport you there.   413 more words