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The 1968 homes of Angels' coaching staff

What kind of homes did major league managers and coaches live in during the 1968 season? Check this out...

The 1968 homes of Angels' coaching staff

What kind of homes did major league managers and coaches live in during the 1968 season? Check this out...

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Bud Selig's history (or lack thereof) in San Diego

A brief look at what sort of impact the outgoing commissioner has had in the town that just named part of their ballpark for him.

Bud Selig's history (or lack thereof) in San Diego

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A brief look at what sort of impact the outgoing commissioner has had in the town that just named part of their ballpark for him.

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History

'54 flashback: 5-2 (bad week?); Al Smith profile

After one of the hottest streaks on record, the Indians stood at an incredible 88-34 and finally opened their largest lead of the season, 5.5 games. But they still had one last huge road trip to...

'54 flashback: 5-2 (bad week?); Al Smith profile

After one of the hottest streaks on record, the Indians stood at an incredible 88-34 and finally opened their largest lead of the season, 5.5 games. But they still had one last huge road trip to...

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*Cardinals Pennant Race: Almost over in 2011

On August 24, 2011, the Cardinals' season appeared to be over. They would play out the string, but would fail to reach the playoffs in consecutive years. Instead they came back.

*Cardinals Pennant Race: Almost over in 2011

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On August 24, 2011, the Cardinals' season appeared to be over. They would play out the string, but would fail to reach the playoffs in consecutive years. Instead they came back.

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1999: Fonzie goes off the 'dome

This week in 1999: The Mets head to Houston, where Edgardo Alfonzo has a night for the ages

1999: Fonzie goes off the 'dome

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This week in 1999: The Mets head to Houston, where Edgardo Alfonzo has a night for the ages

On being in awe of Todd Helton

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There will never be another Rockies player quite like the Toddfather.

The stolen base should come back, but probably won't

Jon Hamm and Cardinals legends Willie McGee and Red Schoendienst speculate on a return to the kind of kinetic action that made 1980s baseball more of an eclectic experience than today's game. It's...

Nettles turns 70: Why is he not in Monument Park?

The Yankees have barely recognized any franchise history at third base, and Nettles is an extremely deserving candidate, so what's the problem?

The all-time Orioles home run leaders by position

The Padres recently set a sad, sad record - how do the Orioles franchise home run records look?

Position-by-position Giants home run records

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You weren't being nice when you laughed at the Padres and Jedd Gyorko. The Giants can be pretty funny, too.

Marlins were hungover during Maine's one-hitter

A wild story from Matthew Berry's book reveals that the Mets may have had some help in their quest for the 2007 pennant.

Gyorko's 31 homers not the saddest record

Jedd Gyorko has 31 career home runs, which is the most from a second baseman in Padres history. Is that the lowest total at any position for a franchise leader?

A look back at the 1994 Royals

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In a way, the current Royals run bears a strong resemblance to a run 20 years ago.

'54 flashback: Big week, and a Larry Doby profile

After a successful 6-1 week prior, the Indians had an 82-33 record, but were clinging to just a three game lead over the hated Yankees. This week would be four games at home with the Tigers and...

A look back at the 1994 Yankees

About 20 years ago the Yankees reigned supreme as the best team in the American League before a players' strike derailed their World Series hopes. Just how good was that team?

'69-'79 Padres Hall of Famers

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Who's worthy of the Padres Hall of Fame from the early days??

1999: Big Mac held back

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This week in 1999: The Mets outslug a tired a Mark McGwire and best the Killer B's.

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