Showing 1 - 10 of 314 Stories for Ted Williams
A Piazza With Everything
Rookie catcher Mike Piazza brings a hot bat, a fiery intensity and a touch of the paisano to Tommy Lasorda's lineup
POINT OF FACT
An All-Star game quiz to excite the memory and increase the knowledge of the fans and ... Ted Williams had two home runs and two singles in the 1946 game. ?
HITTERS CAN BE RANKED
There are figures to show that Ty Cobb is best, that Shoeless Joe Jackson is second best, that Rod Carew is third and Ted Williams fourth.
A Big Day for Old Man Mose
Lefty Grove was 41 and at the end of his long career when he won his 300th game
SHARP EYE IN A SIMPLER TIME GEORGE BRACE'S ELEGANT PHOTOGRAPHS CAPTURE THE GOLDEN ERA OF BASEBALL
lot, but of course he could back it up," says Brace. "Lou Gehrig? He was a quiet man and so nice. He was my alltime favorite. Ted Williams, he was nice too.
Old Stonefingers—best show around Boston in years
Dick Stuart has captured Back Bay, sort of, by hitting home runs, fumbling ground balls and running his own TV sports program
FOR THE 82ND STRAIGHT YEAR, THERE'S NO WORLD SERIES IN OUR NATION'S CAPITAL. BUT THERE'S REASON TO BELIEVE, D.C: AFTER DECADES IN THE DESERT, ONE FAN HAS DONE HIS PART TO TURN THE FATES IN YOUR FAVOR
The Question: What sport attracts the most unsportsmanlike fans?
Look how the Boston fans have embittered Ted Williams, as great a player as ever lived. Jackie Robinson has gotten salvos of pop bottles in St. Louis, in spite of ...
HITTERS OF SINGULAR SKILLS
Swinging for the gaps instead of the fences—and flirting with ... to become the game's first .400 hitter since Ted Williams 33 seasons ago.
SHORT HITTER, LONG MEMORY BOB CAIN IS BEST KNOWN AS THE PITCHER WHO WALKED MIDGET EDDIE GAEDEL
Ted Williams. "Ted worked the count to 3 and 2, and I had a feeling he was looking for a fastball," Cain says. "So I threw him a curve for a called strike three.