In 1916, The Newspaper Enterprise Association ran a series of brief articles called “One Minute Talks with Ballplayers.”
With the Brooklyn Robins in first place by four games after beating the Boston Braves 5 to 2 on August 14, … 365 more words
Impossible to tell which intern is in charge of ESPN’s baseball twitter feed this morning, but apparently someone’s asleep at the switch.
Note the second tweet, posted around 9:45 a.m.: “On this date in 1927, Babe Ruth hit his first HR. 158 more words
In a previous post regarding teams that won as many as three consecutive pennants, I cited the fact that the St. Louis Cardinals denied a great Philadelphia Athletics’ team a third straight title by beating them in the 1931 World Series. 217 more words