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Race, The Range, and Baseball

In 1947, Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in major league baseball. By the 1950s, all teams had integrated. There were still problems, but good things had begun. 396 more words

Thoughts On Stuff

Schwartz: Gary Sanchez Replaces Mickey Mantle In Topps Lineup

By Peter Schwartz
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To this day, Mickey Mantle remains one of the most iconic figures not only in Yankees history, but in all of baseball. 492 more words


The Fallen Mystique of Baseball

I was recently watching a baseball related movie called “61” about the home run race between Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris in 1961.  They both had a chance to break Babe Ruth’s all time home run record of 60. 512 more words

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Photographs And Memories: My Favorite Yankees Snapshots

Almost everyone knows my love for photography. I love my camera so much that I was essentially “married” to it for 50 years. (Thank heavens my wife was very understanding then.) But while most people know me as… 348 more words