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There's a special sound of a ball hit 495 feet...you know it when you hear it; by Chuck Duboff

Sunday afternoon, June 11th, I was watching the New York Yankees play the Baltimore Orioles on the YES television network.  The previous evening the Yankees had overwhelmed Orioles pitching in a 16-3 win.   554 more words

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How Much Might Mike Trout's Injury Hurt?

You’ve heard by now that Mike Trout is on the disabled list for the first time in his career. And no pun intended, this injury hurts the Trout loving community, which really should be all of us. 1,359 more words

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Panini Eternal's 'Mantle Monday' Promotion Begins with The Mick's Big-League Debut

Beginning later today, Panini America is using its Panini Eternal on-demand trading card platform to honor the legendary Mickey Mantle with a weekly initiative that just might make baseball fans and collectors start embracing a case of the Mondays. 158 more words

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MICKEY MANTLE

 

MICKEY MANTLE

Mickey Mantle

New York Yankee Great

Hall of Famer

TRIPLE CROWN WINNER

 Career Batting Average .298

 

536 HOMERUNS

 

2,415 Hits

RBI’S 1,509

 

7 WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONSHIPS… 93 more words

30 With Murti Podcast: The 50th Anniversary Of Mantle's 500th Homer

NEW YORK (WFAN) — Fifty years ago this Sunday, May 14, 1967, Mickey Mantle electrified the crowd at Yankee Stadium by hitting his 500th career home run. 100 more words

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The Mickey Mantle

Baseball season is upon us so I felt it appropriate to post this snippet today. I remember well my brother playing baseball May through August, and me, sitting in the stands with my mother who wore a bright yellow t-shirt reading: I’M POOR AND LIVE IN JOHNSON COUNTY. 1,062 more words