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What is Mickey Mantle's Signature Worth?

Robert Miraldi | Posted 04.13.2014 | Sports
Robert Miraldi

I was 10 years old as I stood in front of Mantle. I sheepishly walked up to him, did not say a word, and just handed him the ball. Now, as pitchers and catchers get ready to report to spring training, I ponder.

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Len Berman | Posted 02.05.2013 | New York
Len Berman

Kobe Bryant became the fifth player and the youngest to reach the 30,000 career point plateau in last night's Lakers win in New Orleans. The other four? Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone, Michael Jordan and Wilt Chamberlain.

Biggest One-Hit Wonders in Sports

Bleacher Report | Posted 08.29.2012 | Sports

In a realm where legends are loved and busts are torn to shreds, most athletes fall somewhere in the middle, etching careers defined by consistency. B...

Bidding War Anticipated For 'Perfect' Yankees Jersey

AP | Posted 08.28.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- The baseball jersey worn by New York Yankees legend Don Larsen when he pitched the only perfect game in World Series history will soon be ...

PHOTOS: Don Larsen's Perfect 1956 World Series Game

Posted 12.08.2011 | Fifty

On Oct. 8, 1956, Don Larsen pitched a perfect no-hitter game during the 1956 World Series. In honor of Larsen's Game 5 heroics, Life.com has released ...

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Inaction! The Wall Street Journal took a stopwatch to major league baseball games and logged 14 minutes of actual action in a 9 inning game.

Dr. No No

Ed Randall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ed Randall

Like Don Larsen, Roy Halladay is the only pitcher to throw a no-hitter in the post-season. Unlike Larsen, he is the only pitcher to throw a no-hitter in the regular season and post-season in his career.

My Greatest Moments in Sports

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

So if you're going to write a kids' book called The Greatest Moments in Sports, uh, what would those moments be?