MLB Thoughts

This Day In MLB History…

January 20, 2012 Former Writer

January 20th, 1947: Negro League standout Josh Gibson, sometimes referred to as the ‘black Babe Ruth’, dies of a stroke at the of 35. The future Hall of […]

MLB Thoughts

Baseball History 101

January 17, 2012 Former Writer

For Christmas, I received a great gift from my mother; it was a small book title Fun Facts for Baseball Fans, compiled by Paul Kent. It is a […]

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Mets News

Ike Davis Is “Ready To Play”

January 11, 2012 Joe D

Some good news from Anthony Rieber of Newsday: Ike Davis said Tuesday he is “good to go” for spring training after more than two months of hard rehab on […]

MLB Thoughts

This Day In MLB History…

January 10, 2012 Former Writer

January 10th, 1928: The Giants trade Rogers Hornsby to the Boston Braves for Shanty Hogan and Jimmy Welsh. It’s the Rajah’s third team in three years. Why exactly […]