Clubhouse News from 2011

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Dec. 28, 1900: Future Hall of Fame pitcher Ted Lyons is born
By Jonathan Coe | December 26, 2011

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Dec. 21, 1911: Future Hall of Famer Josh Gibson is born
By Jonathan Coe | December 19, 2011

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Dec. 14, 1948: Indians acquire future Hall of Famer Early Wynn in a trade with the Senators
By Jonathan Coe | December 12, 2011

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Dec. 7, 1962: J.G. Taylor Spink, founder of the Sporting News and who won the original Spink Award, dies
By Jonathan Coe | December 5, 2011

Around the Horn
Golden Era Committee Election Edition
December 1, 2011

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Nov. 30, 1961: Future Hall of Famer Billy Williams is named Rookie of the Year
By Jonathan Coe | November 28, 2011

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Nov. 23, 1964: Future Hall of Famer Warren Spahn is sold by the Milwaukee Braves to the New York Mets
By Jonathan Coe | November 21, 2011

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Nov. 16, 1966: Future Hall of Famer Roberto Clemente named NL MVP
By Jonathan Coe | November 14, 2011

Around the Horn
November 2011 Edition
November 10, 2011

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Nov. 9, 1982: Future Hall of Famer Robin Yount named AL MVP
By Jonathan Coe | November 7, 2011

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Nov. 2, 1937: Future Hall of Famer Charlie Gehringer named AL MVP
By Jonathan Coe | October 31, 2011

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Oct. 26, 1950: Future Hall of Famer Phil Rizzuto named AL MVP
By Jonathan Coe | October 24, 2011

Around the Horn
October 2011 Edition
October 18, 2011

Inside Pitch
Oct. 19, 1949: White Sox acquire future Hall of Famer Nellie Fox from the A's
By Chris Duffy | October 17, 2011

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Oct. 12, 1967: Bob Gibson leads Cardinals to Game 7 win over Red Sox
By Ana Apostoleris | October 11, 2011

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Oct. 5, 1954: Future Hall of Famer Oscar Charleston dies
By Nicole Pappas | October 3, 2011

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Sept. 28, 1941: Ted Williams goes 6-for-8 in a doubleheader against the A's to finish the 1941 season batting .406
By Nicole Pappas | September 26, 2011

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Sept. 21, 1992: Dennis Eckersley becomes the second pitcher to record a 50-save season
By Nicole Pappas | September 19, 2011

Around the Horn
September 2011 Edition
September 16, 2011

Inside Pitch
Sept. 14, 1975: Robin Yount plays his 242nd game as a teenager, breaking Mel Ott's record
By Nicole Pappas | September 12, 2011

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Sept. 7, 1911: Grover Cleveland Alexander of the Phillies defeats Cy Young of the Braves 1-0
By Nicole Pappas | September 6, 2011

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Aug. 31, 1998: Rickey Henderson scores the 2,000th run of his career
By Nicole Pappas | August 29, 2011

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Aug. 24, 1954: The Braves knock Phillies ace Robin Roberts out of the game for first time in 14 starts
By Nicole Pappas | August 22, 2011

Around the Horn
August Edition
August 16, 2011

Inside Pitch
Aug. 17, 1980: The Royals' George Brett goes 4-for-4 to raise his average to .401
By Nicole Pappas | August 15, 2011

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Aug. 10, 1988: Sutton's career comes to an end
By Nicole Pappas | August 8, 2011

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Aug. 3, 1980: Al Kaline, Duke Snider, Chuck Klein and Tom Yawkey are enshrined at the Hall of Fame
By Nicole Pappas | August 1, 2011

Inside Pitch
July 27, 1927: At the age of 18, the Giants' Mel Ott hits the first of his 511 career home runs – an inside-the-parker
By Kevin Stiner | July 25, 2011

Around the Horn
Hall of Fame Weekend Edition
July 21, 2011

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July 20, 1976: Henry Aaron hits his 755th – and last – big league homer
By Kevin Stiner | July 18, 2011

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July 13, 1971: Reggie Jackson's titanic home run lifts AL to win in All-Star Game
By Kevin Stiner | July 11, 2011

Around the Horn
All-Star Game Edition
July 8, 2011

Inside Pitch
July 6, 1990: Whitey Herzog resigns from the Cardinals, wrapping up his Hall of Fame career
By Kevin Stiner | July 5, 2011

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June 29, 1950: Whitey Ford is called up to the majors
By Kevin Stiner | June 27, 2011

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June 22, 1946: Bill Veeck's syndicate purchases Cleveland Indians, launching his Hall of Fame career
By Kevin Stiner | June 20, 2011

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June 15, 1963: Juan Marichal no-hits Houston
By Kevin Stiner | June 13, 2011

Around the Horn
June 2011 Edition
June 9, 2011

Inside Pitch
June 8, 1933: Jimmie Foxx hits three home runs for the Philadelphia A's
By Kevin Stiner | June 6, 2011

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June 1, 1987: Phil Niekro wins his 314th career game, giving him a record 530 with his brother Joe
By Kevin Stiner  | June 1, 2011

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May 25, 1935: Babe Ruth homers three times for Braves
By Kevin Stiner | May 23, 2011

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May 18, 1956: Mickey Mantle homers from both sides of the plate in one game, setting a new record
By Kevin Stiner | May 16, 2011

Around the Horn
One for the Books Edition
May 12, 2011

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May 11, 1963: Sandy Koufax pitches second no-hitter of his career
By Kevin Stiner | May 9, 2011

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May 4, 1966: Willie Mays hits his 512th career home run to break Mel Ott’s National League record
By Kevin Stiner | May 2, 2011

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April 27, 1983: Nolan Ryan eclipses Walter Johnson’s strikeout record
By Kevin Stiner | April 25, 2011

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April 20, 1938: Bob Feller pitches the first of 12 career one-hitters
By Kevin Stiner | April 18, 2011

Around the Horn
Jackie Robinson Day Edition
April 15, 2011

Around the Horn
April Edition
April 14, 2011

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April 13, 1954: Hank Aaron makes his big league debut
By Kevin Stiner | April 11, 2011

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April 6, 1971: Willie Mays hits first of four homers in four days to open season
By Kevin Stiner | April 4, 2011

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March 30, 1966: Future Hall of Fame pitchers Sandy Koufax and Don Drysdale end their dual holdout with the Dodgers
By Kevin Stiner | March 28, 2011

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March 23, 1938: Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis frees 74 Cardinals farmhands
By Kevin Stiner | March 21, 2011

Around the Horn
St. Patrick's Day Edition
March 17, 2011

Inside Pitch
March 16, 1906: Hall of Fame outfielder Lloyd Waner is born
By Kevin Stiner | March 14, 2011

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March 9, 1912: Hall of Fame shortstop Arky Vaughan is born
By Kevin Stiner | March 7, 2011

Inside Pitch
March 2, 1999: Veterans’ Committee names four to Hall of Fame
By Matt Kramer | February 28, 2011

Around the Horn
Spring Training Edition
February 23, 2011

Inside Pitch
Feb. 23, 1934: Casey Stengel signs on as Dodgers’ manager
By Matt Kramer | February 22, 2011

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Feb. 16, 1967: Run-off election sends Red Ruffing to Hall
By Matt Kramer | February 14, 2011

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Feb. 9, 1971: Satchel Paige nominated for Hall of Fame
By Matt Kramer | February 7, 2011

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Feb. 2, 1923: Cardinals legend Red Schoendienst is born
By Matt Kramer | January 31, 2011

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Jan. 26, 1951: BBWAA elects Mel Ott and Jimmie Foxx to Hall of Fame
By Matt Kramer | January 24, 2011

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Jan. 19, 1972: Koufax, Berra, and Wynn elected to Hall of Fame
By Matt Kramer | January 18, 2011

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Jan. 12, 1983: Juan Marichal and Brooks Robinson elected to Hall of Fame
By Matt Kramer | January 10, 2011

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Jan. 5, 1957: Jackie Robinson retires from baseball
By Matt Kramer | January 3, 2011

Around the Horn
2011 BBWAA Election Edition
January 3, 2011

 

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