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Boston Herald
Bobby Doerr leaves classy baseball legacylast surviving player to have appeared in a game in the 1930s and the last to h
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
last surviving player to have appeared in a game in the 1930s and the last to have competed against New York Yankees legend Lou Gehrig. On Opening Day in 1939, Doerr was 1-for-4 in the Red Sox’ 2-0 loss to the Yankees. Gehrig was 0-for-4. Gehrig,... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Gay: Why Dale Murphy should be elected into the Hall of FameTwo other awards you won't hear many folks talk about are two of the best ones
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Two other awards you won't hear many folks talk about are two of the best ones he could win. In 1985, Murphy won the Lou Gehrig Memorial Award, which is given to a player who best displays character and integrity like Gehrig. The Baseball... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Gehrig bat from last 2 homers in spring 1939 up for auctionNEW YORK (AP) - The bat Lou Gehrig used to hit his last two home runs, in an ex
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The bat Lou Gehrig used to hit his last two home runs, in an exhibition game in 1939, is being auctioned off again. Once owned by actor Kurt Russell's family, the bat is part of a Yankees Legends offering by Heritage Auctions. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Boston Red Sox great Bobby Doerr dies at 99living person to have played in the majors back in the 1930s, and he was the la
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
living person to have played in the majors back in the 1930s, and he was the last living player to ever have played against Lou Gehrig The nine-time All-Star often forgave his more accomplished friend for his storied anger and impatience. 'Ted... Read more
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Island Packet
Gehrig bat from last 2 homers in spring 1939 up for auctionThe bat Lou Gehrig used to hit his last two home runs, in an exhibition game in
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
The bat Lou Gehrig used to hit his last two home runs, in an exhibition game in 1939, is being auctioned off again. Once owned by actor Kurt Russell's family, the bat is part of a Yankees Legends offering by Heritage Auctions. The entire collection... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Gehrig bat from last 2 homers in spring 1939 up for auctionNEW YORK (AP) — The bat Lou Gehrig used to hit his last two home runs, in an ex
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The bat Lou Gehrig used to hit his last two home runs, in an exhibition game in 1939, is being auctioned off again. Once owned by actor Kurt Russell's family, the bat is part of a Yankees Legends offering by Heritage Auctions. The... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Lou Gehrig Bat-Auction,1st LdBC-BBO--Lou Gehrig Bat-Auction, 1st Ld-Writethru,487Gehrig bat from last 2 home
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
BC-BBO--Lou Gehrig Bat-Auction, 1st Ld-Writethru,487Gehrig bat from last 2 homers in spring 1939 up for auctionEds: Adds detail, quotes.The bat Lou Gehrig used to hit his last two home runs, in an exhibition game in 1939, is being auctioned off... Read more
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Boston Herald
Bobby Doerr, Red Sox' Hall of Fame second baseman, dies at 99last surviving player to have appeared in a game in the 1930s and the last to h
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
last surviving player to have appeared in a game in the 1930s and the last to have competed against New York Yankees legend Lou Gehrig. On Opening Day, 1939, Doerr went 1-for-4 in the Red Sox' 2-0 loss to the Yankees, with Gehrig going 0-for-4.... Read more
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Philly.com
Ray Robinson | Gehrig biographer, 96Ray Robinson, an author and magazine editor best known for a well-regarded biog
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
Ray Robinson, an author and magazine editor best known for a well-regarded biography of his childhood hero Lou Gehrig, has died. Robinson's friend Marty Appel said Friday that Robinson died Oct. 31 at New York Hospital. Robinson was 96 and had... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Jalen Adams Suspended For UConn Men Season Openerstill waiting in NCAA ruling on his eligibility, were also in street clothes. …
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
still waiting in NCAA ruling on his eligibility, were also in street clothes. … Former UConn coach Jim Calhoun received the Lou Gehrig Award at the ALS Association banquet in New York. … Junior college transfer Kwintin Williams played only three... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Trip to Cooperstown fulfills a dreamhall of fame. As a youngster I knew that baseball’s immortals were enshrined th
The Journal-Standard / Posted 6 days ago
hall of fame. As a youngster I knew that baseball’s immortals were enshrined there — players like Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Lou Gehrig, Honus Wagner, Cy Young and others. Great players all. Later, men that I had seen play were added to the list —... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
New ALS treatment provides optimism for afflicted patientswill fund research and other resources needed by ALS patients. Amyotrophic lat
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
will fund research and other resources needed by ALS patients. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (also known as ALS or "Lou Gehrig Disease") is a progressive fatal neurological muscular disease and is hard to predict how quickly the disease will... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
New ALS treatment provides optimism for afflicted patientswill fund research and other resources needed by ALS patients. Amyotrophic lat
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
will fund research and other resources needed by ALS patients. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (also known as ALS or "Lou Gehrig Disease") is a progressive fatal neurological muscular disease and is hard to predict how quickly the disease will... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Lou Gehrig biographer Ray Robinson dead at 96(AP) Ray Robinson, an author and magazine editor best known for a well-regarded
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
(AP) Ray Robinson, an author and magazine editor best known for a well-regarded biography of his childhood hero Lou Gehrig, has died. Robinson's friend Marty Appel said Friday that Robinson died Oct. 31 at New York Hospital. Robinson was 96 and had... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Lou Gehrig biographer Ray Robinson dead at 96NEW YORK (AP) — Ray Robinson, an author and magazine editor best known for a we
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Ray Robinson, an author and magazine editor best known for a well-regarded biography of his childhood hero Lou Gehrig, has died. Robinson's friend Marty Appel said Friday that Robinson died Oct. 31 at New York Hospital. Robinson was... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Thursday night NFL, picks, Sports Supreme Court, AU-Georgia, playoff matchups and hate mailto begin with. This week's Rushmores: Rushmores of Lou (could go Lew but not
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
to begin with. This week's Rushmores: Rushmores of Lou (could go Lew but not Louie or Louis or Lewis): Lew Alcindor, Lou Gehrig, Skip to My Lou, and Lou "The Toe" Groza (with all apologies to Lou Holtz ((aka Granny Clampett)), Lou Costello... Read more
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The Mercury News
Money Manners: Self-reliant woman should be commended, not patronizedprepares, you can always give it to your friend to eat. Q: Long ago, my father
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
prepares, you can always give it to your friend to eat. Q: Long ago, my father gave me a baseball signed by Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. When my son “Eric” was growing up, I promised him that one day it would be his. But since he got married (and... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Michigan much better than it was during last Minnesota visitexcited about getting his start,� Fleck said. �That�s why people talk about Wal
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
excited about getting his start,� Fleck said. �That�s why people talk about Wally Pipp and that�s why people talk about Lou Gehrig. You get your opportunity, take it and go.� DIFFERENT DIMENSION Demry Croft has started the last three games at... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Michigan much better than it was during last Minnesota visitexcited about getting his start,” Fleck said. “That’s why people talk about Wal
The Oakland Press / Posted 13 days ago
excited about getting his start,” Fleck said. “That’s why people talk about Wally Pipp and that’s why people talk about Lou Gehrig. You get your opportunity, take it and go.” DIFFERENT DIMENSION Demry Croft has started the last three games at... Read more
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11 News Houston
Bottoms up: Astros and MVP Springer complete stunning rise, win World Seriesa monstrous two-run shot to center field, flying off his bat at 110-mph, to mak
11 News Houston / Posted 15 days ago
a monstrous two-run shot to center field, flying off his bat at 110-mph, to make it 5-0. Just like that, Springer joined Lou Gehrig and Jackson as the only players to ever homer in four consecutive World Series games, but the only one to do it in... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Bottoms up: Astros and MVP George Springer complete stunning rise, win World Seriesa monstrous two-run shot to center field, flying off his bat at 110-mph, to mak
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 15 days ago
a monstrous two-run shot to center field, flying off his bat at 110-mph, to make it 5-0. Just like that, Springer joined Lou Gehrig and Jackson as the only players to ever homer in four consecutive World Series games, but the only one to do it in... Read more
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SportingNews
George Springer gives recovering Houston five more reasons to cheerHe's the only player in baseball history to homer in four consecutive World Ser
SportingNews / Posted 15 days ago
He's the only player in baseball history to homer in four consecutive World Series games in the same season (Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig homered in four consecutive World Series games, but those were split over two seasons). Yep, that's a pretty good... Read more
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CBC.ca
World Series needs Game 7 as Dodgers get to Astros ace Verlanderparty in Minute Maid Park. Los Angeles has allowed home runs in all 14 of its p
CBC.ca / Posted 16 days ago
party in Minute Maid Park. Los Angeles has allowed home runs in all 14 of its post-season games. George Springer joins Lou Gehrig as only players to hit game-tying or go-ahead HRs in 3 straight games of same #WorldSeries. Brian McCann singled... Read more
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New York Post
Dodgers topple Astros to force winner-take-all Game 7Springer’s opposite-field home run off Rich Hill. That home run put him in some
New York Post / Posted 16 days ago
Springer’s opposite-field home run off Rich Hill. That home run put him in some magical company. He joined Yankee legend Lou Gehrig as the only players to hit tying or go-ahead home runs in three straight World Series games. Springer won Game 2... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
It's a must-win Game 2 for the Astros14 RBIs are the most for a Dodger in postseason history. Or do you want to disc
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
14 RBIs are the most for a Dodger in postseason history. Or do you want to discount Chris Taylor’s uncanny similarity to Lou Gehrig? He has reached safely in all nine postseason games while leading the team in runs scored and extra-base... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
It's a must-win Game 2 for the Astros14 RBIs are the most for a Dodger in postseason history. Or do you want to disc
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
14 RBIs are the most for a Dodger in postseason history. Or do you want to discount Chris Taylor’s uncanny similarity to Lou Gehrig? He has reached safely in all nine postseason games while leading the team in runs scored and extra-base... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Dodgers Beat Astros In World Series Game 1: Final Score, Things To Know1 with a career .368/.481/.632 batting line in October. Among players with at l
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 22 days ago
1 with a career .368/.481/.632 batting line in October. Among players with at least 100 postseason plate appearances, only Lou Gehrig (1.214) and Babe Ruth (1.214) have a higher OPS than Turner (1.113). In Game 1 on Tuesday, Turner added another... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What we’re reading: San Antonio author Miles Arceneaux returns with a Gulf Coast thrillerHarcourt, $30) is the first comprehensive biography worthy of this titanic figu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
Harcourt, $30) 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... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Registered medical marijuana patients up 29% in Oakland County, 23% statewideMedical Marihuana Act, include cancer, glaucoma, HIV, AIDS, hepatitis C, amyotr
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Medical Marihuana Act, include cancer, glaucoma, HIV, AIDS, hepatitis C, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (commonly known as Lou Gehrig�s Disease), agitation of Alzheimer�s, nail patella genetic disorder affecting joints, nails and kidneys), cachexia... Read more
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SportingNews
World Series 2017: Chris Taylor, Justin Turner continue to power Dodgerstotal to 26, tying Hall of Famer Duke Snider. After the game, Turner’s career
SportingNews / Posted 23 days ago
total to 26, tying Hall of Famer Duke Snider. After the game, Turner’s career postseason OPS sits at 1.113, trailing just Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth, among batters with a minimum 100 playoff plate appearances. Not bad company. Perhaps most... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What we’re reading: SA author Miles Arceneaux returns with a Gulf Coast thrillerHarcourt, $30) is the first comprehensive biography worthy of this titanic figu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
Harcourt, $30) 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... Read more
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The Middletown Press
A look at baseball's greatest teams — one for each franchise110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Serie
The Middletown Press / Posted 24 days ago
110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Series Hall of Famers: Huggins, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Earle Combs, Waite Hoyt, Tony Lazzeri, Herb Pennock Details: The sport's most successful franchise reached... Read more
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The Register Citizen
A look at baseball's greatest teams — one for each franchise110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Serie
The Register Citizen / Posted 24 days ago
110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Series Hall of Famers: Huggins, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Earle Combs, Waite Hoyt, Tony Lazzeri, Herb Pennock Details: The sport's most successful franchise reached... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
A look at baseball’s greatest teams — one for each franchise110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Serie
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Series Hall of Famers: Huggins, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Earle Combs, Waite Hoyt, Tony Lazzeri, Herb Pennock Details: The sport’s most successful franchise reached... Read more
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Island Packet
A look at baseball's greatest teams _ one for each franchise110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Serie
Island Packet / Posted 24 days ago
110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Series Hall of Famers: Huggins, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Earle Combs, Waite Hoyt, Tony Lazzeri, Herb Pennock Details: The sport's most successful franchise reached... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A look at baseball's greatest teams — one for each franchise110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Serie
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
110-44 Pythagorean Record: 109-45 Postseason: Beat Pirates 4-0 in World Series Hall of Famers: Huggins, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Earle Combs, Waite Hoyt, Tony Lazzeri, Herb Pennock Details: The sport's most successful franchise reached... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
49ers icon Dwight Clark: ‘I need your prayers and thoughts’amazingly bittersweet.” Clark, 60, the man behind “The Catch,” is batting amyo
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 25 days ago
amazingly bittersweet.” Clark, 60, the man behind “The Catch,” is batting amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. This was his Lou Gehrig moment. In the most famous speech in sports history, the ailing Yankees... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How Ali transformed world of sports and raceEig’s “Ali: A Life” is the first comprehensive biography worthy of this titanic
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 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... Read more
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The Mercury News
49ers icon Dwight Clark: ‘I need your prayers and thoughts’amazingly bittersweet.” Clark, 60, the man behind “The Catch,” is batting amyo
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
amazingly bittersweet.” Clark, 60, the man behind “The Catch,” is batting amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Joe Montana listens to Dwight Clark speak on the Levi’s Stadium video board during halftime of the San... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Razon drops bid for Rizal Memorialwas reconstructed in 1953 after its destruction during the World War II and ren
Manila Standard Today / Posted 26 days ago
was reconstructed in 1953 after its destruction during the World War II and renovated in 2011. Legendary baseball players Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth once played an exhibition match in the baseball stadium in the 1930s. RMSC has not undergone any... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Five Things You Missed: Yankees, Dodgers One Win from World Seriesyesterday’s game, only two players with at least 90 postseason plate appearance
CBS Baltimore / Posted 29 days ago
yesterday’s game, only two players with at least 90 postseason plate appearances had a better OPS than Justin Turner: Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth. Turner is behind only Gehrig in on-base percentage for anyone with more than 60 plate appearances.... Read more
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CBS Denver
Five Things You Missed: Yankees, Dodgers One Win from World Seriesyesterday’s game, only two players with at least 90 postseason plate appearance
CBS Denver / Posted 29 days ago
yesterday’s game, only two players with at least 90 postseason plate appearances had a better OPS than Justin Turner: Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth. Turner is behind only Gehrig in on-base percentage for anyone with more than 60 plate appearances.... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Five Things You Missed: Yankees, Dodgers One Win from World Seriesyesterday’s game, only two players with at least 90 postseason plate appearance
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 29 days ago
yesterday’s game, only two players with at least 90 postseason plate appearances had a better OPS than Justin Turner: Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth. Turner is behind only Gehrig in on-base percentage for anyone with more than 60 plate appearances.... Read more
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