The Time Hank Aaron’s Bodyguard Didn’t Shoot
The Cruel Fate of MLB's "Winning" Indians Apparel
The team's abandoned championship shirts and hats are headed to a bad place.... READ ON
Cubs Fans Leave Amazing Tribute of Green Apples at Harry Caray's Grave
"Sure as God made green apples...Some day the Chicago Cubs are going to be in the World Series.” Congrats, Harry. You were right.... READ ON
The Chicago Tribune Shares Their Cover From the 1908 Cubs Win
The perfect way to celebrate the end of a 108-year-old curse.... READ ON
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10 Wild Facts About Major League
If you were to ask one thousand Cleveland Indians fans to name their all-time favorite player, a decent percentage might say Willie Mays Hayes or Ricky “Wild Thing” Vaughn.... READ ON
Big Question
Why Does "K" Stand For "Strikeout" In Baseball?
The use of K as a shorthand for strikeouts dates back to the earliest days of America's pastime.... READ ON
The Team That Boycotted the World Series
Calling off the World Series was a two-man job.... READ ON
The Japanese Baseball Team Cursed by the Ghost of Colonel Sanders
Yes, the KFC guy.... READ ON
15 Major Facts About Little League Baseball
It all began with a game of catch...... READ ON
The Legendary Ray Kroc Tirade That Almost Made the Padres Quit
The public address microphone is for the public address announcer only. Even if you run McDonald's.... READ ON
Lou Gehrig Was Born 113 Years Ago Today
"I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of this earth." -Lou Gehrig, 1939... READ ON
The True Story Behind The Natural
On June 14, 1949, a crazed fan lured the Philadelphia Phillies' Eddie Waitkus to her hotel room—then shot him in the chest.... READ ON
Baseball's Golden Ticket: The MLB Lifetime Pass
If you'd use it, you'll probably never be one of the people who gets it. (And in some cases, you wouldn't want to be.)... READ ON
Creepy Kid from The Ring Throws Out First Pitch
And it clocked in around 60 miles per hour.... READ ON
Big Question
Who Is Tommy John, and Why Is There a Surgery Named After Him?
The short answer: A grown man who wasn't afraid to get involved with Silly Putty.... READ ON

George Washington preferred not to shake the hands of visitors. He would bow instead.

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