Clipping

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When Mickey Mantle Arrived To Replace the Great DiMaggio

In the spring of 1951, Joe DiMaggio's legendary career was winding down. The 12-time All-Star and three-time Most...

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Clipping: Spring Training with the 1951 St. Louis Browns

A clipping from a 1951 edition of The Sporting News shows opera singer Helen Traubel with the manager...

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When MLB Players Went On Strike For the First Time

In 1972, Major League Baseball Players had their first full-scale strike, when they walked out on April 1...

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Jerry Remy was Mr. Consistency for Red Sox

Jerry Remy, who played ten seasons in the American League for the California Angels and Boston Red Sox...

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Senators Florida tryout in 1955 was led by famous scout Engel

There was a time when big league teams held open tryouts in hopes of finding new talent. The...

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Vic Wertz was run producer for Tigers in 1950s

Vic Wertz was a dangerous run-producer in the middle of Detroit's lineup in the late 1940s and early...

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1950 rule forced Joe DiMaggio to ditch his favorite glove

What rule change prompted Joe DiMaggio to scream foul and get rid of his favorite glove?

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Forbes Field Ballpark Cartoon from The Sporting News

In this cartoon, The Sporting News is celebrating Forbes Field, which debuted on June 30, 1909, and was...

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Pirates batting champ Paul Waner endorsed Louisville Slugger bats

A vintage Louisville Slugger advertisement featuring Paul Waner, batting champ.