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How Good a Player Was Jackie Robinson?

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 06.17.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Over time, not surprisingly, the story of Jackie Robinson, has surpassed the memory of Jackie Robinson as a player. Robinson was, however, a great player, and an unusual one.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Job opening at Wrigley: The Cubs are looking for a new public address announcer. Singing "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" is not part of the job description.

Duke Snider -- Farewell, My Hero

Robert E. Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Robert E. Murphy

They played more than half a century ago, so most of them are gone, the Brooklyn Dodgers that I knew. This one hurts. For me and most of the kids of the 1950s, he was the one. Our hero.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The Knicks go into Miami and knock off the Heat 91-86, as Amar'e Stoudemire blocks LeBron James' layup in the final seconds.

Hall Of Fame Outfielder Dies

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

To his mother, he was Ed. To everyone else, he was "The Duke of Flatbush" – revered by a borough of baseball fans and forever remembered in a so...