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The Bloomingdale’s that a Ruth baseball built

NEW YORK — A treasure, possibly worth half a million dollars, could lie behind a granite slab at the base of the Bloomingdale’s flagship store in Manhattan in New York City, just a few feet from a window displaying designer handbags: a baseball signed by Babe Ruth. On April 23, 1930, according to several newspaper accounts, the ball and other ...

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MLB barometer: six weeks left

With just six weeks left in the season and most of you knowing what to do in terms of category chasing and being careful streaming starting pitchers, I wanted to interrupt my weekly strategic introduction and drop some interesting tidbits: – As a member of the Orioles, Tim Beckham his hitting .438 and his 21 runs scored in August is ...

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Baseball’s Zavolas etches name in Wareham Gatemen history book

Aug 23, 2017 WAREHAM, Mass. – Rising senior Noah Zavolas played his way into the Wareham Gatemen’s history books this summer in the Cape Cod Baseball League. Zavolas recently became the first Gatemen player since 2003 to earn both the Albert Bigelow – Most Valuable Pitcher Award and the Francis Trip – Sportsmanship Award.  Initially a walk-on preseason player, Zavolas ...

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Ausmus calls out Boyd, Tigers pitching staff after Yankees loss

The disappointing season of the Detroit Tigers continued on Tuesday when the Motor City club was handed a 13-4 loss at the hands of the New York Yankees. After the contest, manager Brad Ausmus wore his frustrations on his sleeve when he called out the team’s pitching staff, more speci… MLB | theScore

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Ohio college basketball player gets probation for jail fight

FAIRBORN, Ohio (AP) A University of Dayton basketball player says he’s remorseful after a judge sentenced him to probation for a jailhouse fight after his arrest for underage drinking. Twenty-year-old Sam Miller, of Arlington, Virginia, pleaded guilty Tuesday in southwest Ohio’s Greene County to disorderly conduct for a fight at the county jail in July. Miller’s attorney says Miller is ...

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The Bloomingdale’s that a Ruth baseball built

NEW YORK — A treasure, possibly worth half a million dollars, could lie behind a granite slab at the base of the Bloomingdale’s flagship store in Manhattan in New York City, just a few feet from a window displaying designer handbags: a baseball signed by Babe Ruth. On April 23, 1930, according to several newspaper accounts, the ball and other ...

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The Bloomingdale’s that a Ruth baseball built

NEW YORK — A treasure, possibly worth half a million dollars, could lie behind a granite slab at the base of the Bloomingdale’s flagship store in Manhattan in New York City, just a few feet from a window displaying designer handbags: a baseball signed by Babe Ruth. On April 23, 1930, according to several newspaper accounts, the ball and other ...

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