1. A Glance at Greatness: The Kansas City Royals All-Time Team

    This is an article in a series dedicated to selecting all-time teams for all 30 current major league franchises. To view the others, click here...

    Ryan Smith Written by Ryan Smith about almost 5 years ago 648 reads 3 comments

  2. Philadelphia Phillies Favorites: Managers

    No one can ever say the Phillies managers didn’t have unusual and colorful ways. Most were more colorful than successful. Phillies managers (excluding interims) held their post for an average of 2...

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  3. The 10 Greatest Baseball Movies

    Baseball is the greatest sport ever invented. There is no way to deny it. Since it is the greatest sport ever invented, there must be some great baseball movies as well. There are so many baseball films...

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  4. A Glance at Greatness: The Houston Astros All-Time Team

    Team Name: Houston Astros City: Houston Ballpark: Minute Maid Park Previous Name: Colt .45s League: National League Division: NL Central Number of Playoff Appearances: 9 Number of Pennants: 1 ...

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  5. A Glance at Greatness: The Florida Marlins All-Time Team

    Team Name: Florida Marlins Year Established: 1993 City: Miami Ballpark: Land Shark Stadium League: National League Division: NL East Number of Playoff Appearances: 2 Number of Pennants: 2 World ...

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  6. Jamie Moyer's Magic: Yes, He Can Still Pitch

    Jamie Moyer is one of the most beloved Phillies players. He was a hometown kid who grew up as a Phillies fan. He broke into the majors with the Chicago Cubs in 1986, and in his debut, he faced Steve Carlton...

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  7. A Glance at Greatness: The Detroit Tigers All-Time Team

    Team Name: Detroit Tigers Year Established: 1901 City: Detroit Ballpark: Comerica Park League: American League Division: AL Central Number of Playoff Appearances: 12 Number of Pennants: ...

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  8. The Great Debate: The NL East Second-Half Preview

    The MLB All-Star Game is one of the greatest games in sports. It is a time when both leagues put forth their best players and play to see who's better...

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  9. A Glance at Greatness: The Colorado Rockies All-Time Team

    Team Name: Colorado Rockies Year Established: 1993 City: Denver Ballpark: Coors Field League: National League Division: NL West Number of Playoff Appearances: Two Number of Pennants:One ...

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  10. Philadelphia Phillies Favorites: Single Game Performances

    During the Phillies 126 year existence, they have had: a. Nine pitchers throw a no-hitter b. One pitcher pitch a perfect game c. Eight batters hit for the cycle d. Three batters hit four home runs in one game All of these players were great

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  11. A Glance at Greatness: The Cleveland Indians All-Time Team

    This is the eighth article in a series dedicated to selecting all-time teams for all current 30 major league franchises. To view the others, click http://bleacherreport...

    Ryan Smith Written by Ryan Smith about 5 years ago 251 reads 3 comments

  12. A Glance at Greatness: The Cincinnati Reds All-Time Team

    Here is a glance at the Cincinnati Reds all-time greatest team lineup: Team Name: Cincinnati Reds Year Established: 1882 City: Cincinnati Ballpark: Great American Ballpark Previous ...

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  13. A Glance at Greatness: The Chicago White Sox All-Time Team

    Team Name: Chicago White Sox Year Established: 1901 City: Chicago Ballpark: U.S. Cellular Field League: American League Division: AL Central Number of Playoff Appearances: 9 Number ...

    Ryan Smith Written by Ryan Smith about 5 years ago 381 reads 2 comments

  14. A Glance At Greatness: The Chicago Cubs All-Time Team

    This is the fifth article in a series dedicated to selecting all-time teams for all 30 current MLB franchises. To view the others, click http://bleacherreport...

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  15. Vote George Steinbrenner...for the Hall of Fame?

    George Steinbrenner is one of the most controversial people in baseball. Since purchasing the Yankees in 1973, the Yanks have won six World Series and 10 pennants. He's brought many great players to the Yankees, and they're usually overpriced...

    Ryan Smith Written by Ryan Smith about 5 years ago 201 reads 14 comments

  16. A Glance at Greatness: The Boston Red Sox All-Time Team

    This is the fourth article in a series dedicated to selecting all-time teams for all 30 current MLB franchises. To view the others, click the link to my sportswriter profile...

    Ryan Smith Written by Ryan Smith about 5 years ago 241 reads 10 comments

  17. A Glance at Greatness: The Baltimore Orioles All-Time Team

    This is the third article in a series dedicated to selecting the all-time teams for all 30 current major league franchises. To view the others click http://bleacherreport...

    Ryan Smith Written by Ryan Smith about 5 years ago 312 reads 0 comments

  18. A Glance at Greatness: The Atlanta Braves' All-Time Team

    Team Name: Atlanta Braves Year Established: 1871 City: Atlanta Previous Cities: Boston (1871-1952) and Milwaukee (1953-1965) Ballpark: Turner Field Previous Nicknames: Red Stockings ...

    Ryan Smith Written by Ryan Smith about 5 years ago 663 reads 16 comments

  19. Escaping Death: The Story Of Jack "Lucky" Lohrke

    There have been many amazing stories in baseball. There have also been many weird stories in baseball. This one falls under both. Jack Lohrke was born in 1924. He began to play minor league baseball in 1942 when he was 18...

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  20. A Glance at Greatness: The Arizona Diamondbacks All-Time Team

    This will be the first article in a series dedicated to selecting all-time teams for all 30 current major league franchises. To view the other teams, click http://bleacherreport...

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  21. 2009 Philadelphia Phillies Trade Possibilities

    The Phillies are currently leading the National League East, but you wouldn't think they were based on their stats. Their hitting has been good, yet it is sometimes inconsistent. Their pitching has been nothing but inconsistent...

    Ryan Smith Written by Ryan Smith about 5 years ago 537 reads 13 comments

  22. 2009 MLB All-Star Game Predictions

    The Mid-Summer Classic is one of the most anticipated games in sports. Everyone loves the MLB All-Star game. It's the time when both leagues put forth their best players and face off. It also decides who gets home field advantage in the World Series...

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  23. A Perfect Father's Day: A Tribute to Jim Bunning

    Today is the 45th anniversary of Jim Bunning's perfect game with the Philadelphia Phillies. It was the second no-hitter of his career. He is one of five pitchers to throw a no-hitter in both leagues; he threw his first with the Detroit Tigers in 1958...

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  24. Baseball: A Game of Mysteries

    Baseball, America’s favorite pastime, has left unanswered questions as to who invented the beloved game. Baseball has been around since the 1840s, possibly even earlier, and there has been much controversy over who the inventor was...

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  25. Philadelphia Phillies Favorites: The Ten Greatest Players They Let Get Away

    The Philadelphia Phillies are one of the greatest teams in baseball today. They weren't always as good as they are today and many poor trades, missed oppurtunities, and terrible decisions ...

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