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Yanks' offense can't match Tanaka's brilliance

Division races do not get much tighter than this: two teams separated by only a half-game both locked in 1-1 games entering the ninth inning. That was the case for the Yankees and the Blue Jays Tuesday night. 494 more words

MLB Week in Review (August 28-Sept. 3)

The pursuit of records is one of the best parts of the sports worlds as players are constantly trying to be the best ever.

They continue to put up numbers trying to pass legends in the all-time list of anything in an attempt to put their name among the best all-time. 1,223 more words


Comparing Mike Trout to the All-Time Greats

Mike Trout turned 24 years old today. He continues to amaze the baseball world and is on pace to go down as one of the best players to ever play the game. 411 more words

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The Seven Baseball Records That Will Never Be Broken

Joe DiMaggio’s 56-game hitting streak came to an end on this day inĀ 1941. The streak is considered by many to be unbreakable, with Pete Rose mounting the most serious offensive in 1979 with a 44-game streak. 1,284 more words


Thrift Treasures 88: Return of the Bash BrothersĀ 

Given my geographic location it’s pretty common that during my thrift store hunting I come across Oakland A’s and San Francisco Giants items.

While nothing moving forward likely won’t ever match a find from five years ago ( 492 more words

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Ball signed by Rickey Henderson circa 1982 gifted to me by co-worker

I work with some awesome people. Their generosity is off the charts sometimes.

One of my co-workers, who collects game-used San Francisco 49ers equipment, often brings items to me to look at and help photo match. 103 more words