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Chicago Tribune
Wrigley renovations continue with new food options inside, outside parkspartan for another season. Chairman Tom Ricketts quipped that the visitors cl
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
spartan for another season. Chairman Tom Ricketts quipped that the visitors clubhouse can’t be that bad if Yankees legend Lou Gehrig once dressed there. He joked that hot water might even be provided this season. Carl Rice, vice president of... Read more
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FOX News
Want to live longer? The US system of free-market investment in cures is the answerUS system of free-market investment in cures is the answer By James K. Glassm
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
US system of free-market investment in cures is the answer By James K. Glassman “I have been given a bad break,” said Lou Gehrig, the great New York Yankee first baseman, on July 4, 1939, before a packed Yankee Stadium. Just two weeks earlier,... Read more
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FOX News
Want to live longer? The US system of free-market investment in cures is the answer“I have been given a bad break,” said Lou Gehrig, the great New York Yankee fir
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
“I have been given a bad break,” said Lou Gehrig, the great New York Yankee first baseman, on July 4, 1939, before a packed Yankee Stadium. Just two weeks earlier, he had been diagnosed with a terrible disease called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Friday mailbag with SEC over-under win totals, NBA nicknames and other Rushmores, NFL Hall of Fame and best title gamesthe list. 4 — Bobby Orr. And this one is right there with No. 8 on being sneak
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
the list. 4 — Bobby Orr. And this one is right there with No. 8 on being sneaky great across all sports. Baseball's No. 4: Lou Gehrig. Football's No. 4: Brett Favre. Hoops No. 4: Dolph Schayes. That's some star power friends. 5 — Kevin Garnett,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Red Sox Need Manny Machado Blockbuster to Fix Offense, Block Him From YankeesAL Rookie of the Year Aaron Judge and catcher Gary Sanchez to form a middle-of-
Bleacher Report / Posted 8 days ago
AL Rookie of the Year Aaron Judge and catcher Gary Sanchez to form a middle-of-the-order gauntlet on par with the Babe Ruth/Lou Gehrig-fronted Murderers' Row of the 1920s. Needless to say, the Red Sox don't want that. Much as it would hurt, Boston... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Putnam sheriff bids farewelland privilege” to have served the county for 19 years as deputy county executiv
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 16 days ago
and privilege” to have served the county for 19 years as deputy county executive and sheriff. He quoted baseball great Lou Gehrig when he said, “Today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of this earth.” Prior to entering county... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Putnam sheriff bids farewelland privilege” to have served the county for 19 years as deputy county executiv
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 17 days ago
and privilege” to have served the county for 19 years as deputy county executive and sheriff. He quoted baseball great Lou Gehrig when he said, “Today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of this earth.” Prior to entering county... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pete Frates lives for his Boston sports teams and won’t tolerate any slackersPete Frates as the world’s champion in the fight to find a cure for amyotrophic
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Pete Frates as the world’s champion in the fight to find a cure for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, otherwise known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. He is, we can all agree, the best-known ALS patient since Lou Gehrig himself. But there’s another... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Baseball Hall of Fame: Dave Albee’s picks for Cooperstowna .300 batting average, .400 on base percentage, a .500 slugging average, and 4
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 18 days ago
a .300 batting average, .400 on base percentage, a .500 slugging average, and 400 career homes. The others are Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Ted Williams, Stan Musial, Jimmie Foxx, Mel Ott, Frank Thomas, and Ramirez. Jim Thome: 607 career home runs in... Read more
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SportingNews
Baseball Hall of Fame 2018: SN's Ryan Fagan explains his ballotin MLB history in home runs (536). Tony Gwynn and Nap Lajoie are tied for 18th
SportingNews / Posted 18 days ago
in MLB history in home runs (536). Tony Gwynn and Nap Lajoie are tied for 18th in MLB history in batting average (.338). Lou Gehrig is 18th in MLB history in WAR (112.4). Know who’s 18th in MLB history in saves? It’s Jose Mesa. Yeah. Fine closer,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The best books of 2017Eig’s “Ali: A Life” is the first comprehensive biography worthy of this titanic
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
Eig’s “Ali: A Life” is the first comprehensive biography worthy of this titanic figure. The author of acclaimed books on Lou Gehrig and Jackie Robinson, Eig weaves together Ali’s athletic feats, cultural significance and personal journey.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Two Baltimore authors are up for 2018 PEN America Literary Awardsas a sports columnist for The Sun and has been a columnist at Baltimoreravens.c
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
as a sports columnist for The Sun and has been a columnist at Baltimoreravens.com since 2012, is nominated for “The Streak: Lou Gehrig, Cal Ripken Jr. and Baseball’s Most Historic Record.” Jackson, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of English and... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Yankee MVP writes foreword for Crestview author's bookhe was a three-time World Series champion, and the 1960 World Series Most Valua
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
he was a three-time World Series champion, and the 1960 World Series Most Valuable Player. Additional awards include the Lou Gehrig Award and five consecutive Gold Glove Awards from 1960 to 1965. He retired from professional baseball in 1966 —... Read more

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