Tags » Willie Mays

The Rangers at Yankees on ESPN Drinking Game!

The Rangers at Yankees Drinking Game!

The Rangers are playing the Yankees on National TV tonight as ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball.  Given how the Rangers are doing, we all know what this game is for.   85 more words

Texas

Commissioner: Yankees have 'well-founded' case not to pay Rodriguez homer bonuses

NEW YORK — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he thinks the New York Yankees have grounds not to pay Alex Rodriguez a $6 million marketing bonus for tying Willie Mays for fourth place on the career home run list. 235 more words

Sports

The Thursday Picture - Urban Night Hike

Today’s Thursday Picture was taken in San Francisco.  After the 9th inning, Janet and I headed out of the ballpark to hike to our car.  I only had my iPhone with me.   53 more words

Hiking

Remembering '65: Marichal threatens Drysdale, Drysdale blows bubbles

By Jon Weisman

Nearly three months before his fateful encounter with Dodger catcher Johnny Roseboro, Giants righty Juan Marichal of the Giants “declared war on Don Drysdale.” 326 more words

History

May 11 African American Historical Events

* Today in Black History – May 11 *

1885 – Joseph Nathan Oliver is born in Aben, Louisiana near
Donaldsville. He will become a professional musician after… 1,092 more words

African American History

On This Day In Baseball History: May 17, 1970

At Cincinnati’s Crosley Field 36-year old Braves outfielder Hank Aaron collects his 3,000 career hit. He becomes the ninth player in history to reach the 3,000 hit milestone but is the first to have 500 home runs to go along with his 3,000 hits. 29 more words

On This Day In Baseball History

Great Moments In Baseball History: 1971 San Francisco Giants Win First NL West Division Crown

By Sam McPherson

It wasn’t supposed to have been this way. When the Giants decided to move to San Francisco in the late 1950s, there were visions of more frequent success with all the new riches the West Coast had to offer. 816 more words

Sports