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The Kid's Last Game

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To the end, Ted Williams remained his own man. He went out with fury—lashing at enemies, coddling friends and striking...
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  Swaggering down baseball's high road with his over-sized bat exploding prodigious home runs, the Bam belted his way to...
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First African American to break into organized baseball, Jackie Robinson captivated International League fans with his hustling play. But is...
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By Maurice Richard as told to Stan Fischler November 1969 When I played for the Montreal Canadiens in the 40s...
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Speed and grace were his gospel in hockey and in life. He died tragically at 34, his reputation as the...
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By Vince Lunny January 1953 Star freshmen in the National Hockey League have a habit of flunking out before they...
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  TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO (1922) Jimmy Johnston got a thousand replies to his advertisement for a fighter to beat Jack Dempsey. Meanwhile the lad who was to succeed the Manassa Mauler, Gene Tunney, won the...
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Speed and grace were his gospel in hockey and in life. He died tragically at 34, his reputation as the game's greatest player secure It was always speed with Howie Morenz and in the end...
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DON'T OVERTRAIN THE GOWEN GOOSE In a bristling retirement speech which burst like a string of hand grenades on the gentlemen attending the major-league meetings in Los Angeles in December, Judge William G. Bramham-former minor-league...
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With Johnny Winkin and Ed Fitzgerald Right now, with Spring training in the air, every fan who holds a franchise in the Hot Stove League is getting his personal predictions in order: Will the Red...