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Mark McGwire’s “538-Foot” HR Off Randy Johnson is Still Mesmerizing MLB Mark McGwire’s “538-Foot” HR Off Randy Johnson is Still Mesmerizing , The League 10:59am, May 7

There is something (dare I say?) striking in the beauty of a home run. A bat launching a ball into orbit is always…

Billy Crystal’s Yankees At-Bat Was Pure Comedy, and Robin Williams Loved It MLB Billy Crystal’s Yankees At-Bat Was Pure Comedy, and Robin Williams Loved It , Editor 4:32pm, March 10

Billy Crystal loves the New York Yankees. He’s not afraid to show it, either. The actor and comedian has been…

The Longest Home Run Ever Was So Deep, It Fooled the Camera Man MLB The Longest Home Run Ever Was So Deep, It Fooled the Camera Man , Editor 11:57am, March 6

There is nothing better in sports than a towering home run. You know, the type of moonshots and dingers that…

15 Classic Yogi Berra “Yogi-isms” That Are Non-Stop Laughter MLB 15 Classic Yogi Berra “Yogi-isms” That Are Non-Stop Laughter , The League 12:47pm, February 26

Yogi Berra is one of the greatest MLB catchers to ever play, spending nearly his entire 19-year career with the…

Whitey Ford, Legendary Yankees Pitcher, Dead at 91 MLB Whitey Ford, Legendary Yankees Pitcher, Dead at 91 , 12:49pm, October 9

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. (AP) — Whitey Ford, the street-smart New Yorker who had the best winning percentage of any pitcher…

Mickey Mantle’s “Breakfast of Champions” Puts Beer-League Softball to Shame MLB Mickey Mantle’s “Breakfast of Champions” Puts Beer-League Softball to Shame , Staff Writer 5:55pm, August 4

There's nothing wrong with having a good time, especially if you're a professional athlete. I'm not endorsing going full 1986…