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5 Most Unbreakable and Impressive MLB Records

Dave Kreissman | Posted 07.07.2014 | Sports
Dave Kreissman

145 years for baseball's legends, and underdogs, to set the most unbelievable and unbreakable records in their sport. Let's take a look at some of the best.

Ichiro Reaches 4,000 Hits

AP | HOWIE RUMBERG | Posted 10.22.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — Ichiro Suzuki stood near first base after lining a single for his 4,000th hit, hugging his teammates one by one, basking in the resou...

Dead Ball at the Met

Michael Busch | Posted 10.05.2013 | Arts
Michael Busch

As the title of this most recent exhibit indicates, the cards on display date from the so-called "dead ball era," a period when home runs were rarely hit, and when the small-change tactics of today's game were the chief engines of run production.

WATCH: Rare Baseball Cards Sell Big At Auction

AP | JOHN SEEWER | Posted 10.02.2012 | Money

TOLEDO, Ohio — The discovery of century-old baseball cards in an Ohio attic isn't going to make anyone super-rich even though it's being called ...

Exciting Find In Attic Could Fetch Millions At Auction

AP | John Seewer | Posted 09.09.2012 | Money

TOLEDO, Ohio -- Family members cleaning out their grandfather's attic in Ohio have stumbled across a find that could be worth millions: century-old ba...

Lebron Comes Clean

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 08.13.2011 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

Lebron James, obviously overcome by the series loss, has exposed the raw underbelly of professional sports by what could be the most insensitive, hurtful post-game comment since the invention of ESPN.

Josh Hamilton, Pete Rose and the Power of Redemption

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Don McNay

Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, That saved a wretch like me. John Newton Before he played in his first major league baseball game in 2007, I ...

Pete Rose, the Player, Belongs in the Hall of Fame

Denny Dressman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Denny Dressman

End the contradiction that denies Pete Rose eligibility for Cooperstown for betting as a manager, yet allows Mark McGwire to return to baseball as a major league batting coach.

Publishing Trends? I Haven't Got Any Ideas

Benjamin LeRoy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Benjamin LeRoy

I don't pay much attention to the trends, and conventional wisdom is that you shouldn't chase them if you know what they are because by the time you finish your book, the train will have left the station.

McGwire Used Steroids: Are You Surprised?

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

McGwire's admission will be characterized by some as a tragedy and by others as justice served. The far more difficult issue is whether the steroids really did help him reach the fences.

What Wonders He Has Seen

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

On Saturday, April 24, we went to Fenway Park to see Arthur Giddon, the Red Sox honorary bat boy. Also scheduled was a match bet...