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Hall of Famer Willie McCovey pardoned by Obama

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey has been pardoned by President Barack Obama on tax evasion charges from 1995. 160 more words

News

Headline of the Day: Willie McCovey pardoned by President Obama

When I saw that headline on my favorite baseball blog, McCovey Chronicles, my first thought was, “Pardoned him for what? Being one of the greatest baseball players of his generation?” 136 more words

Humor

Willie McCovey: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Tuesday afternoon it was announced by the White House that 209 people would be issued grants of commutation by President Barack Obama, with one of those individuals being Baseball Hall of Famer Willie McCovey. 927 more words

Sports

Early 2017 NL West Predictions

Pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training in less than a month. So as we’re getting closer to baseball, here are my quick, early predictions for 2017. 878 more words

Entertainment

Top 10 Right Now - Starting Pitchers

This is the eleventh in a series of fourteen installments published each Monday leading up to pitchers and catchers reporting in February. The lists will highlight the Top 10 players at each position, managers and executives, finishing up with the Ultimate Top 10 list, a ranking of each of the position’s number one player. 321 more words

Major League Baseball

Vida Blue 1979 Topps - Sully Baseball Card of the Day for January 16, 2017

We need more stars like Vida Blue. And to think we in the family of baseball almost didn’t have him.

He was a star quarter back on his high school team in Louisiana and received many offers to play college ball. 615 more words

San Francisco Giants

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - January 15, 2017

It is time for The SUNDAY REQUEST.

@sullybaseball I do love your podcast but the Bay Area is not a small market. It has supported 2 NFL teams for decades.

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