Over 50 Baseball: St. Mathias Harvest sweeps Dodgers
Brainerd Daily Dispatch
The St. Mathias Harvest over 50 baseball team swept a doubleheader Saturday against the Brooklyn Dodgers at Smother's Field in Crystal. Advertisement. x. previous next. VideoSendPrint ...
Sandy Koufax: Five amazing moments in the pitcher's legendary career
New York Daily News
On August 31, 1959, the Dodgers ace — two seasons after the team moved to Los Angeles from Brooklyn — set a record for the National League by striking out a whopping 18 batters in nine innings against the San Francisco Giants. The mark stood for 10 ...
Look out, Yankees: Blue Jays machine could be an all-timer
New York Post
The last team to outscore the majors by 100-plus runs was the 1953 Brooklyn Dodgers, who had a margin of 154 runs with Roy Campanella, Gil Hodges and Duke Snider each driving in at least 120. (An aside: That was Vin Scully's fourth year doing Dodgers ...
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1959 --- Brooklyn Dodgers left-hander Sandy Koufax strikes out 18 batters, setting a new National League record for most strikeouts in a single game. Koufax and the Dodgers faced their rivals the San Francisco Giants in Los Angeles. The Dodgers entered ...
How the Yankees let a sure thing become an uphill climb
New York Post
When July melted into August, the Yankees held a six-game lead in the AL East, Mark Teixeira and Alex Rodriguez were in the AL MVP conversation and Troy Tulowitzki and David Price had just arrived in Toronto from Colorado and Detroit, respectively.
Greg Bird's growing pains contribute to Yankees' loss
BOSTON -- There are a lot of reasons the New York Yankees lost 4-3 to the Boston Red Sox on Monday. It was a most inopportune defeat on a rare night when the Toronto Blue Jays also lost. There were the four bases-loaded situations -- two with none out ...
Yankees call up eight players
BOSTON -- The New York Yankees just announced their September call-ups: eight players, two of whom can be considered surprises. First, the expected: infielders Dustin Ackley, Rob Refsnyder and Jose Pirela, catcher Austin Romine and pitchers Caleb ...
Mark Teixeira's situation could be difference in Yankees' season
The Yankees seemed to be scrambling yesterday after Teixeira woke up at the team hotel still bothered by the bone bruise. Returning him to New York was the obvious move, but there was some early difference of opinion about how to make up for his ...