Swing away: The untold story of the first Home Run Derby
Derby hitter of all with a 6-1 record), Ernie Banks, Al Kaline, Harmon Killebrew, Mickey Mantle, Eddie Mathews, Willie Mays , Duke Snider and Frank Robinson all took their swings at faux Wrigley before entering Cooperstown. As one hitter sat with Scott and discussed his approach to hitting
Is greatness defined by championships?
every year because there's only one guy is probably greater now one team that won a championship. Think about it. Willie Mays never never are until I never hour. World Series He lost and 51. He lost and 62. Primaries. If he was now theyprobably greater now one team that won a championship. Think about it. Willie Mays never never are until I never hour. -- World Series -- He lost and 51. He lost and 62. Primaries. If he
Swisher finalist for Bob Feller Act of Valor Award
Memorial in Washington, D.C. The Hall of Fame nominees are Johnny Bench, Tommy Lasorda, Monte Irvin, Whitey Ford and Willie Mays . Last year's winners were Hospital Corpsman Chief Petty Officer Garth Sinclair of the United States Navy, Hall of
College World Series: Virginia looking to break favorites' title drought
Ole Miss center fielder Auston Bousfield, the same dude who missed a lazy fly in Lafayette a week ago, mimicked Willie Mays to strand another runner at third, keeping Ole Miss down only a run to end the seventh inning. After preventing the
With influx of international stars, ROY eligibility needs adjustment
in tradition and embedded in MLB culture. Who hasn’t marveled at Pete Rose’s 1963 season, or been told of Willie Mays bursting onto the scene in ‘51? Nevertheless, we still are trying to translate numbers without regard to the challenges
Giants rally past Indians 5-3
McCallister registered his first career hit in the second inning with a single to right field. ... Giants Hall of Famer Willie Mays helped escort 3-year-old Cody Harrington to the mound to throw out the ceremonial first pitch. ... Right-handers
Sidekicks Episode 68
always think that's news went in the beginning when Willie Mays came in. All glamour and he wasn't even invited he ..... have this maddening that we know. Also you never sees Willie Mays throw a baseball because he was an awful he could notpart that I always think that's news went in the beginning when Willie Mays came in. All glamour and he wasn't even invited he's sleeping on the bump -- pulled the book off -- about outsidenow we have this maddening that we know. Also you never sees Willie Mays -- throw a baseball because he was an awful -- he could not really throw the ball at all. So I don't
run eighth inning as the Giants rallied to beat the Diamondbacks 8-5 on Thursday. Brandon Belt joined Barry Bonds, Willie Mays and Kevin Mitchell as the only Giants with three homers in the first four games of a season. "I said before the season
Watch David Ross hilariously imitate characters from 'Major League'
Sox catcher David Ross showed off his dead-on impressions of several characters. From Lou Brown to Pedro Cerrano to Willie Mays Hays to Rick Vaughn to Roger Dorn, Ross nails each and every one, as you'll see below.
Bonds the coach can repair his relationship with baseball
Wednesday. But I wouldn’t be surprised if they’d been talking about home runs, since the trio – Barry Bonds, Willie Mays and Willie McCovey – combined for 1,943 home runs in the majors, the great majority of them while wearing Giants