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This Week In Baseball: Coaches, Young Ballplayers Should Heed Smoltz’s Plea

Smoltz’s Hall of Fame speech illuminated a growing problem at the youth level of the sport.

07/28/2015

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Nine Best “Yogi-isms”

On Tuesday the baseball world celebrated the 90th birthday of Yogi Berra. Known on the field as a Hall of Fame catcher and longtime manager, Berra is just as recognized off the field for his quotes, which often seem contradictory.

05/13/2015

Curt Schilling of the Boston Red Sox pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during game two of the 2004 World Series on October 24, 2004 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Schilling: I Lost Hall Of Fame Votes Because I’m Republican

Curt Schilling believes that he lost votes for entry into the Baseball Hall of Fame because of his political beliefs.

01/12/2015

Jim Kelly waves to the crowd during introductions during the Class of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 2, 2014 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Jim Kelly’s Final Score

Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?

08/22/2014

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Red Sox Add Clemens, Martinez, Garciaparra, Castiglione To Hall Of Fame

The Red Sox welcomed Roger Clemens, Pedro Martinez, Nomar Garciaparra and Joe Castiglione into the Red Sox Hall of Fame Thursday.

08/14/2014

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Torre: Hall Of Fame Speech Forgot George

Before he answered a question at the press conference following the Baseball Hall of Fame’s induction ceremony on Sunday, Joe Torre wanted to address someone he regrettably omitted from his speech.

07/27/2014

Documentary subjects Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson from 'Champs', during the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival at the Monarch Room on April 19, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival)

Keidel: No Holy War For Holyfield

Mike Tyson has been chosen to present Evander Holyfield for his induction into Nevada’s Boxing Hall of Fame on August 9, in, of course, Las Vegas, the scene of many crimes, factual and fictional.

07/25/2014

(L-R) 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Electees Greg Maddux, Frank Thomas and Tom Glavine visit at The Empire State Building on January 9, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

6 Newest Members Of The National Baseball Hall Of Fame

Taking place in Cooperstown, NY, six baseball players/managers will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The official induction ceremony will take place Sunday, July 27th.

07/25/2014

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Mets Broadcaster,Hall of Famer Dies

 RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) _ Ralph Kiner, who slugged his way to the baseball Hall of Fame and then enjoyed a half-century career as a popular broadcaster, died Thursday. He was 91. The baseball Hall […]

02/06/2014

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Maddux, Glavine, Thomas Elected To Hall Of Fame

Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas have been elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame, while Craig Biggio fell just short.

01/08/2014

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