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Associated Press Sports WriterPHILADELPHIA (AP) - San Francisco's in for a treat. The Giants are heading to the World Series. Juan Uribe hit a tiebreaking homer off Ryan Madson with two outs in the eighth inning and the Giants held off the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 Saturday night...
Associated PressTim Lincecum spent all of August trying to figure things out. Come Game 1 of the World Series, it took the Giants ace only a couple of innings to steady himself. The Freak found a way in his most important outing yet, pitching San Francisco past the...
Tags: Barry Bonds, Hank Aaron, Willie Mays, Athletes, Human Interest
Associated PressThe rivalry between San Francisco and Texas extends beyond the field - at least in this food-crazy city: the ChaCha Bowl vs. the Big Dog, the Crazy Crab'z Sandwich vs. the Ranger Tater, and other north-south arguments for ballpark food supremacy. "They...
The prize that eluded Willie and Barry at long last belongs to the San Francisco Giants, thanks to a band of self-described castoffs and misfits and their shaggy-haired ace. Tim Lincecum, Edgar Renteria and the Giants won the World Series on...
The Fabulous ForumThe Latino Baseball Hall of Fame will induct its first class later this month at Casa de Campo, home of the Dodgers' training academy in the Dominican Republic. And among the 25 players, broadcasters and officials to be enshrined are......
Hispanosphere - Orlando SentinelThe late Roberto Clemente, a famed Puerto Rican baseball player who died in an airplane accident while doing charitable work, was remembered at the All-Star game ceremonies as a legend of the sport and an pioneer for Hispanic baseball players. A Los...
South Florida Sun-SentinelFormer major league players and celebrities will participate Saturday in a charity baseball game to raise money for children. Proceeds will help fund a new oncology unit at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital in Hollywood. The 21st annual Joe DiMaggio...
Tags: Children, Health, Sports, Dick Allen, Hospitals and Clinics
Source: Associated PressJuly 20 1925 -- Brooklyn's Dazzy Vance struck out 17 batters as the Dodgers tripped the Cubs 4-3 in 10 innings. 1933 -- Babe Herman hit three home runs, including a grand slam, to pace the Cubs in a 10-1 rout of the Philadelphia Phillies at Wrigley...
WatchdogA couple of loyal readers were interested in reading the entire Stan Isaacs column referenced in my Sunday newspaper column. Alas, the copy exists on microfilm, not electronically, and thus cannot be linked to in the conventional manner. So I......
WatchdogAs you know, I reached out to Alvin Dark to discuss my column of last Sunday revisiting the controversial column(s) written about him in 1964 by Newsday's Stan Isaacs (left). Mr. Dark declined to comment, but I did dig up......
Tags: Sports, Dan Klores, Jackie Robinson
(BBWAA: Elected by the Baseball Writers Association of America; VC: Elected by the Veterans Committee; NL: Elected by the Veterans Committee based on Negro league career): 1936 -- BBWAA: Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson, Christy Mathewson, Babe Ruth, Honus...
Of The Morning CallCarlos Velez knows the player salaries are high, the parking is expensive and the ticket prices are steep. But on an island where love for el beisbol runs deep, he sees little difficulty supporting a major league team. "People are going to buy tickets,"...
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