Tagged: baseball

Tim Wakefield and Mariano Rivera

Rivera, Wakefield Reach Milestones

Veteran pitchers Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees and Tim Wakefield of the Boston Red Sox both reached career milestones on September 13th. Rivera had career save number 600 in...

Harmon Killebrew

R.I.P. Harmon Killebrew

Baseball Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew, who had been battling esophageal cancer until beginning hospice care on May 13th, passed away in Scottsdale, Arizona on May 17th. He was 74. ...

Willie Mays

Happy 80th Birthday, Willie Mays

Hall of Famer Willie Mays, probably the greatest centerfielder in major league history, turned 80 on May 6th.  Mays was what is known as a five tool player:  he could...