Hall of Fame

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Tony LaRussa: A legend all his own

ST. LOUIS — Tony LaRussa shocked the baseball world Monday, announcing his retirement as St. Louis Cardinals Manager after 33 years as a manager in Major League Baseball.  LaRussa made the announcement just three days after winning the third World Series Championship of his career and his second with St. Louis. LaRussa leaves the game … Continue reading

Diamondbacks’ Saunders 2011 Roberto Clemente Award nominee

PHOENIX — Every year, each team in Major League Baseball nominates one of their players for the “Roberto Clemente Award.”  This prestigious award is named after former right fielder Roberto Clemente, and recognizes players for their work in the community. The Hall-of-Famer played for the Pittsburgh Pirates and had his life cut short on December … Continue reading

Baseball Hall of Fame

Congratulations to Roberto Alomar, Bert Blyleven and Pat Gillick for being inducted into the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame! All three are very fine men and well deserving of such an honor!