Monthly Archives: March 2011

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Orioles counting on Showalter to end losing ways USA Today The face of the Baltimore Orioles has lines around the eyes, is topped with a generous layer of gray hair and often is adorned with a fierce look of intensity. … Continue reading

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Ludacris Teams With Atlanta Braves for Civil Rights Week The BoomBox Major League Baseball has announced that it is teaming with the Atlanta Braves to sponsor the four-day Civil Rights Game Week. As part of the festivities that will pay … Continue reading

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Braves to retire Bobby Cox’s No. 6 in August Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) Cox will be honored in a luncheon that afternoon and his jersey will be retired that night before the Braves play the Chicago Cubs. Cox’s number will … Continue reading

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Washington Nationals to honor 2011 DC Sports Hall of Fame inductees on opening day MASNsports.com By Pete Kerzel, March 21, 2011 11:50 AM The Washington Nationals will honor the six newest members of the Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame … Continue reading

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MLB historian: Bonds and Clemens will eventually enter Hall of Fame USA Today By Jorge L. Ortiz, USA TODAY Among the various baseball works by author John Thorn, who on March 1 was named MLB’s official historian, is a book … Continue reading

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Bill Campbell Takes A Look Back On Famous Quotes By Yogi BerraCBS … By SteveBeck Satchel Paige, who pitched almost as long as Klem umpired, said, “I never threw an illegal pitch. The trouble is once in a while I … Continue reading

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this day is sports history..Larry Doby is HOF | Yardbarker.com People often forget that Larry Doby who on this day was inducted to the Baseball Hall Of Fame in 1998, was the 1st black person to play in the American … Continue reading

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