Showing 1 - 10 of 12500 Stories for Frank Robinson
A proliferation of exciting young stars has put a fresh face on the game
The Master List
The 50 greatest sports figures of the century from each of the 50 states
THE MOODY TIGER OF THE REDS
I am not a fancy guy. I am not a glamour boy," says Frank Robinson. "I don't believe I intrigue the fans, and obviously I don't interest the sports-writers. All that I ...
The Ring Leader
The greatest team player of all time, Bill Russell was the hub of a Celtics dynasty that ruled its sport as no other team ever has
An Indian tomahawked
Frank Robinson, the first black skipper, got the ax in Cleveland after a few players, the general manager and even the play-by-play announcer had their cuts at him
'I've Won. I've Beat Them'
Like it or not, Howard Cosell stands alone at the top of his profession, a position he cherishes almost as much as he does his beloved Emmy
The reasons why the Orioles won
A large share of the credit goes to a scouting report that said flatly, 'The Dodgers can't hit fast balls'
The High Price Of Hard Living
Reckless years in the fast lane, fueled by alcohol and cocaine, have cost former New York Met phenoms Darryl Strawberry and Dwight Gooden the prime years of their careers
High flight for an Oriole
After three months in Puerto Rico Frank Robinson knows one thing for certain: he can manage. He may become the majors' first Negro pilot
SMASH NEW ACT OF THE SEASON
SMASH NEW ACT OF THE SEASON. Baseball's biggest winter trade brought Frank Robinson from the Reds to the Orioles to join Brooks Robinson. Together ...