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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Cubs win 98th, most since 1945straight victory Ortiz’s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised hi
Cubs win 98th, most since 1945
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
straight victory Ortiz’s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old’s 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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Boston Globe
David Ortiz hits two-run homer as Red Sox beat Rays 2to win the game.” Ortiz’s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised h
David Ortiz hits two-run homer as Red Sox beat Rays 2
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
to win the game.” Ortiz’s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old’s 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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CTV News
Beltre hits homer as Rangers win AL West title with win over Athleticsstraight victory Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised hi
Beltre hits homer as Rangers win AL West title with win over Athletics
CTV News / Posted yesterday
straight victory Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Impressive promotees Norwich United eye another Ryman League Division One North winGordon and Ben Jones available after injury. Adam Bennett also returns after be
Impressive promotees Norwich United eye another Ryman League Division One North win
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Gordon and Ben Jones available after injury. Adam Bennett also returns after being unavailable on Tuesday. Jamie Speller is still ineligible through suspension and it is probably still too early for Joe Jackson, who is still struggling with an inju... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Impressive promotees Norwich United eye another Ryman League Division One North winGordon and Ben Jones available after injury. Adam Bennett also returns after be
Impressive promotees Norwich United eye another Ryman League Division One North win
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
Gordon and Ben Jones available after injury. Adam Bennett also returns after being unavailable on Tuesday. Jamie Speller is still ineligible through suspension and it is probably still too early for Joe Jackson, who is still struggling with an inju... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Archer gets 19th loss, Rays lose 2-1 to Red Soxthe mound for so many team losses,'' Archer said. Ortiz's 37th homer raised hi
Archer gets 19th loss, Rays lose 2-1 to Red Sox
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
the mound for so many team losses,'' Archer said. Ortiz's 37th homer raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Archer gets 19th loss, Rays lose 2-1 to Red Soxthe mound for so many team losses," Archer said. Ortiz's 37th homer raised his
Archer gets 19th loss, Rays lose 2-1 to Red Sox
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
the mound for so many team losses," Archer said. Ortiz's 37th homer raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
MLB capsules: Ortiz sets record for most homers by player in final seasonstraight victory Ortiz�s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised hi
MLB capsules: Ortiz sets record for most homers by player in final season
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
straight victory Ortiz�s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old�s 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
David Ortiz homers, Red Sox top Rays for 9th straight winstraight win Ortiz’s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RB
David Ortiz homers, Red Sox top Rays for 9th straight win
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
straight win Ortiz’s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old’s 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Baseball Capsulesstraight victory Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised hi
Baseball Capsules
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
straight victory Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Ortiz homer lifts Red Sox past Raysstraight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RB
Ortiz homer lifts Red Sox past Rays
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
straight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Ortiz's 2-run HR enough as Sox win 2-1ninth straight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised h
Ortiz's 2-run HR enough as Sox win 2-1
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
ninth straight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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The Register Citizen
David Ortiz homers, Red Sox top Rays for 9th straight winstraight win Ortiz’s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RB
David Ortiz homers, Red Sox top Rays for 9th straight win
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
straight win Ortiz’s 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old’s 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Red Sox Beat Rays On Ortiz's 2-Run BlastOrtiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBI total to 124
Red Sox Beat Rays On Ortiz's 2-Run Blast
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBI total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the right-field seats. Coming off... Read more
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TSN
Ortiz goes deep as Red Sox continue to rollstraight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RB
Ortiz goes deep as Red Sox continue to roll
TSN / Posted yesterday
straight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Ortiz sets mark for most RBIs in final seasonhomer off Tampa Bay's Chris Archer in the first inning Friday, giving him 124 R
Ortiz sets mark for most RBIs in final season
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
homer off Tampa Bay's Chris Archer in the first inning Friday, giving him 124 RBIs. Ortiz has one more RBI than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. Ortiz's 37 homers are two more than old mark for most in a final year, set by Dave Kingman in... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
David Ortiz hits 2-run homer, Red Sox beat Rays 2straight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RB
David Ortiz hits 2-run homer, Red Sox beat Rays 2
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
straight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
David Ortiz hits 2-run homer, Red Sox beat Rays 2straight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RB
David Ortiz hits 2-run homer, Red Sox beat Rays 2
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
straight win Ortiz's 37th homer came off Chris Archer (8-19) and raised his RBIs total to 124, one more than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. The 40-year-old's 540th homer, his 300th on the road, struck an overhanging catwalk above the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Ortiz sets mark for most RBIs in final seasonhomer off Tampa Bay's Chris Archer in the first inning Friday, giving him 124 R
Ortiz sets mark for most RBIs in final season
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
homer off Tampa Bay's Chris Archer in the first inning Friday, giving him 124 RBIs. Ortiz has one more RBI than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. Ortiz's 37 homers are two more than old mark for most in a final year, set by Dave Kingman in... Read more
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CBS Sports
David Ortiz ties Loui Gehrig while breaking a Shoeless Joe Jackson recordOrtiz broke the record for most runs batted in during a farewell season -- a re
David Ortiz ties Loui Gehrig while breaking a Shoeless Joe Jackson record
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
Ortiz broke the record for most runs batted in during a farewell season -- a record previously held by Shoeless Joe Jackson: He passes Shoeless Joe Jackson for the most RBI in a final season (since 1920).... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Rejuvenated Rotation Has Fueled Boston’s Latest Runat Camden Yards. His bases-loaded walk in the second inning was his 122nd RBI o
Rejuvenated Rotation Has Fueled Boston’s Latest Run
New England Sports Network / Posted 2 days ago
at Camden Yards. His bases-loaded walk in the second inning was his 122nd RBI of the season, moving him past Shoeless Joe Jackson for the most RBIs by a player in his final season. — After entering the series with just a three-game lead in... Read more
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SportingNews
David Ortiz breaks Dave Kingman's record for most home runs in final seasonpassed Dave Kingman's MLB record for home runs in a player's final season, with
David Ortiz breaks Dave Kingman's record for most home runs in final season
SportingNews / Posted 4 days ago
passed Dave Kingman's MLB record for home runs in a player's final season, with 36. In the process, Ortiz tied Shoeless Joe Jackson for the most RBI in a player's final season, with 121. Ortiz continues to blow minds during his farewell tour at... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Hurting Harper among Nationals' concerns, but Washington still a threat to Cubsthis season. In the history of baseball, only one player that young has combine
Hurting Harper among Nationals' concerns, but Washington still a threat to Cubs
Yahoo Sports / Posted 5 days ago
this season. In the history of baseball, only one player that young has combined power and speed like that: Shoeless Joe Jackson, who had 41 steals and a .590 slugging percentage back in 1911. It’s mind boggling that the Padres, under... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
W.P. Kinsella, author of fan favorite ‘Shoeless Joe,’ dies at 81after three years, a mystical apparition appears in an antiquated baseball unif
W.P. Kinsella, author of fan favorite ‘Shoeless Joe,’ dies at 81
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
after three years, a mystical apparition appears in an antiquated baseball uniform. He has come. The player is “Shoeless” Joe Jackson, one of the greatest players of his time and whose .356 career batting average that is still the third-highest in... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World in Brief"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
World in Brief
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 7 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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Boston Globe
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of ‘Shoeless Joe,’ dies at 81“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of ‘Shoeless Joe,’ dies at 81
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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KIVI Boise
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death
KIVI Boise / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
'Field of Dreams' book author W.P. Kinsella opts for physician-assisted death
KGTV San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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The China Post
'Shoeless Joe' author Kinsella passes away at 81"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
'Shoeless Joe' author Kinsella passes away at 81
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
WP Kinsella, Author Whose Book Inspired ‘Field of Dreams,’ Dies at 81who hears voices that command him to tear up his crops to build a baseball fiel
WP Kinsella, Author Whose Book Inspired ‘Field of Dreams,’ Dies at 81
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
who hears voices that command him to tear up his crops to build a baseball field. If he does, he believes that “Shoeless” Joe Jackson and other members of the 1919 Chicago White Sox might magically appear to play ball again. The film version... Read more
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Newser
Baseball-Obsessed Canadian Man Who Inspired 'Field of Dreams' Dies at 81Shoeless Joe, a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in
Baseball-Obsessed Canadian Man Who Inspired 'Field of Dreams' Dies at 81
Newser / Posted 8 days ago
Shoeless Joe, a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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CBS News
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of “Shoeless Joe,” dies at 81“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of “Shoeless Joe,” dies at 81
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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Philly.com
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of 'Shoeless Joe,' dies at 81"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of 'Shoeless Joe,' dies at 81
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
W.P. Kinsella, whose book inspired ‘Field of Dreams’ movie, diesDYERSVILLE, IA - AUGUST 25: A 'ghost player' recreating the role of Chicago Whi
W.P. Kinsella, whose book inspired ‘Field of Dreams’ movie, dies
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 8 days ago
DYERSVILLE, IA - AUGUST 25: A 'ghost player' recreating the role of Chicago White Sox legend Shoeless Joe Jackson plays ball with a young tourist at the baseball field created for the motion picture 'Field of Dreams' on August 25, 1991 in Dyersville,... Read more
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Washington Post
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of 'Shoeless Joe,' dies at 81“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of 'Shoeless Joe,' dies at 81
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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Daily Mail
Author whose book was adapted into movie Field of Dreams dies aged 81whose book became the smash hit film 'Field of Dreams', has died aged 81 Share
Author whose book was adapted into movie Field of Dreams dies aged 81
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
whose book became the smash hit film 'Field of Dreams', has died aged 81 Share this article When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Shoeless Joe' author dies at 81Shoeless Joe, a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in
'Shoeless Joe' author dies at 81
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
Shoeless Joe, a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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Orange County Register
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, whose book led to the movie 'Field of Dreams,' dies at 81“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, whose book led to the movie 'Field of Dreams,' dies at 81
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of ‘Shoeless Joe,’ dead 81“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of ‘Shoeless Joe,’ dead 81
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
“Shoeless Joe,” a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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FOX News
'shoeless Joe' Author W.p. Kinsella Dies At 81"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball field in
'shoeless Joe' Author W.p. Kinsella Dies At 81
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball field in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. In 2011 the Canadian baseball Hall of Fame awarded him... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of 'Shoeless Joe,' dies at 81"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of 'Shoeless Joe,' dies at 81
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. It became the blueprint for the 1989 Oscar-nominated... Read more
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USA Today
W.P. Kinsella, whose novel became 'Field of Dreams,' dieswas Kinsella’s passion for baseball that influenced the plot of the beloved tal
W.P. Kinsella, whose novel became 'Field of Dreams,' dies
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
was Kinsella’s passion for baseball that influenced the plot of the beloved tale, in which the ghost of “Shoeless” Joe Jackson, the Chicago White Sox outfielder who was banned from baseball for his part in the 1919 World Series betting... Read more
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People Magazine
W.P. Kinsella, Whose Book Inspired the Film Field of Dreams, Dies at 811982 novel about a farmer in Iowa who builds a baseball field on his property i
W.P. Kinsella, Whose Book Inspired the Film Field of Dreams, Dies at 81
People Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
1982 novel about a farmer in Iowa who builds a baseball field on his property in the hopes of attracting his hero, Shoeless Joe Jackson. The film was directed by Phil Alden Robinson and also starred James Earl Jones and Ray Liotta. After the film... Read more
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Daily Herald
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of 'Shoeless Joe,' dies at 81"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball field in
Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of 'Shoeless Joe,' dies at 81
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
"Shoeless Joe," a farmer hears a voice telling him to build a baseball field in his corn fields. When he does, Shoeless Joe Jackson and other baseball players of yesteryear come to play. In 2011 the Canadian baseball Hall of Fame awarded him... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
W.P. Kinsella, Author of 'Shoeless Joe,' Dies at 81novel about a farmer in Iowa who builds a baseball field on his property in hop
W.P. Kinsella, Author of 'Shoeless Joe,' Dies at 81
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
novel about a farmer in Iowa who builds a baseball field on his property in hopes of drawing in his hero, Shoeless Joe Jackson, was adapted into a film in 1989. Field of Dreams, directed by Phil Alden Robinson, starred Kevin Costner, Amy... Read more
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