Ahh, the crack of the bat, the roar of the crowd, the pop of the mitt.. Nope, wrong article. I’m talking about the other sounds of the game. The songs we (or maybe just I) associate with the game. Baseball… Read More ›
Month: July 2017
Hank’s last hurrah: On July 20, 1976 — 41 years ago today — the great Hank Aaron hit the final home run of his career, number 755. This total was of course the highest total at the time, as he had… Read More ›
On July 18th: 1927: Ty Cobb doubled for his 4,000th hit. He, of course, is only one of two men to ever reach the 4,000 threshold along with Pete Rose. Cobb got the hit off of Sam Gibson of the Tigers,… Read More ›
Nolan Ryan, Christy Mathewson throw no-hitters on this date.
This is the post I’ve been waiting to unleash on the world. Over the next several weeks, I will post one to two blogs a week dedicated to a single countdown: The 25 Best Hitters of the Free Agent Era…. Read More ›