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400 Reasons WHY does Boston's Nomar Garciaparra torture his body every off-season with a training regimen that is both cruel and unusual? BECAUSE he believes it will ultimately help him reach the hitter's holy grail
One vital bit of information is missing as Nomar Garciaparra stands in the on- deck circle for his first at bat of a game. Otherwise, the Boston Red ...
THE CLASS OF THEIR FIELD NOMAR GARCIAPARRA AND SCOTT ROLEN HEAD UP THE BEST GROUP OF ROOKIES IN MORE THAN A DECADE
Nomar Garciaparra of the Boston Red Sox catchesgrounders with two hands, is as comfortable hitting balls behindrunners as he is hitting them ...
Hail To The Rajah
Before Ted Williams, there was Rogers Hornsby, the forgotten father of the father of hitting
Highly drafted catchers who can hit and play defense come around less often than playoff games at Camden Yards—which is why Baltimore has built a suddenly promising future around Matt Wieters. No two ways about it: The Orioles are sitting on the most sought-after commodity in the game.
Farewell, Teddy Ballgame
With the death of Ted Williams, the author reflects on encounters with the Splendid Splinter over half a century
BOSTON IS ABUZZ OVER ITS ROOKIE SHORTSTOP WHO'S TOUGHEST, AND WHO'S EASIEST TO STEAL ON? AN EXPOS EXPLOSION
NOMAR, NO LESS Rangers fans Mike and Denise McBride and their ... Red Sox rookie shortstop Nomar Garciaparra andthird baseman Tim Naehring were ...
Long On Shortstops
The Yankees' Derek Jeter is part of a rich crop of young players who are redefining the position
The SHORT List
NOT SINCE THE ERA OF JETER, NOMAR AND A-ROD HAS BASEBALL HAD SUCH A BOUNTY OF YOUNG TALENT AT SHORTSTOP. WHAT'S BEHIND THE INFLUX—AND JUST HOW GOOD CAN THESE KIDS BECOME?
Ending The Slide With a split at Fenway, the previously sinking Mariners kept their heads above water in the unfathomable American League
A slump by shortstop Nomar Garciaparra, usually Boston's most prolific hitter, had exacerbated the Red Sox' scoring troubles. In the four weekend games, the ...
Straighter A's A mid-May housecleaning toned down the club's personality, and by ignoring the threat of a strike, Oakland played its way to the top of the AL West
included in the company of Texas' Alex Rodriguez, Boston's Nomar Garciaparra and New York's Derek Jeter--the American League's holy trinity of shortstops.