August 19, 2011 Prosecutors say they made an honest mistake in showing jurors inadmissible evidence.
July 30, 2011 Baseball is a forensic practice. This is one source of its richness as a sport. And it explains why keeping score has such special meaning for the game.
Carlton Fisk, Boston Red Sox, from the 1975 World Series.
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July 19, 2011 Summer means baseball, simple as that. The owner of a Boston gallery shares the inspiration for a photo exhibition there.
Willie Mays in midair, 1954
May 25, 2011 A legendary photographer captures a legendary baseball player.
April 7, 2011 "All he had to do was tell the truth" about performance-enhancing drugs, the prosecutor says. But Bonds' lawyer argues the government didn't prove its case and was out to get his client.
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In the Bronx, Yankees (left to right) Nick Swisher, Derek Jeter and Curtis Granderson took the field earlier this afternoon for their game against the Detroit Tigers.
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March 31, 2011 Could this be the Marlins' year? What about the A's? On Opening Day, everybody's in contention. Tom Goldman asks and answers five key questions.
February 8, 2011 When Sarah calls the following a feat of breathtaking nerdiness, she means it with absolute affection. Larry Granillo at Baseball Prospectus has figured out what he believes is the exact game Ferris, Sloane and Cameron attended at Wrigley Field.
Chicago Cubs infielder Ron Santo in 1971. He died on Thursday.
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December 3, 2010 He knew "that you are lucky to play a game for a living," writes NPR's Scott Simon, and was a symbol of courage for other diabetics.
November 23, 2010 Reports of athletes performing lewd acts is nothing new in today's society. We read, we gawk, we move on. But sports author Jane Leavy says that if Mantle played during the digital age, he may have been saved from his troubles all along.
August 11, 2010 Bobby Cox is the fourth-winningest manager in the MLB -- but he's also been ejected a record 156 times in his career with the Braves and Blue Jays. Is there a correlation between yelling and winning? In Cox's case, it goes far beyond the W's.
August 4, 2010 Alex Rodriguez finally hit his 600th home run. It came at Yankee Stadium against Toronto.
Matt DeMavge checks out the bull atop the left outfield wall at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C., home of Tampa Bay's Triple-A affiliate.
July 22, 2010 Major League Baseball's farm teams will start immediate testing of players human growth hormone.
June 11, 2010 Barry Bonds Wins Latest Court Round
June 8, 2010 The wait is over -- Stephen Strasburg makes his Major League debut with the Nationals tonight against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
October 30, 2009 There were some harsh words said about the Phillies baseball team on today's program. So as the World Series swings back to my hometown, I'd just like to offer 10 reasons why the Phillies will definitely win the World Series ...
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