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  • The Blue Team in the Garden of Eden

     
     A little background for this post is probably in order. On Friday, Sam1 and I went and took in a softball game at the park at the corner of Sheffiled, Lincoln and Wrightwood, right by where the old Hoagie Hut used to be. Full disclosure, the team we...
  • The Reading Life: The New Yorker's grand old game

     
    Yankee fan David L. Ulin reads baseball, some vintage, with the help of The New Yorker's iPad app....
  • Ted Williams .406 mark greatest baseball feat of all-time

     
    So what’s the greatest individual feat in baseball history?...
  • Was pulling Mets' Jose Reyes from game in true spirit of baseball?

     
    Writers from around Tribune Co. discuss the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses and join the discussion by leaving a comment. Paul Doyle, Hartford Courant In one of the greatest 24-hour stretches in baseball history, fans were......
  • Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter dies at 57

     
    Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter, whose single for the New York Mets in Game 6 of the 1986 World Series led to perhaps the most famous comeback in baseball history, died Thursday. He was 57. Carter was diagnosed with......
  • Army Reserve Maj. Jason E. George, 38, Tehachapi; among 3 killed by roadside bomb

    Jason E. George was the kind of guy, those who knew him say, who had more friends than he could count and never forgot their birthdays or wedding anniversaries. "He was so good about staying in touch with everyone," said Army Maj. Brett Sylvia, who met...
  • Extremely Rare Ted Williams Baseball Card Stolen From NY Motel

    Extremely Rare Ted Williams Baseball Card Stolen From NY Motel
    Police are on the hunt for an extremely rare baseball card depicting legendary Boston Red Sox slugger Ted Williams, that was allegedly swiped from a Canadian collector's motel room in Farmington, New York, authorities said. According to state police, the...
  • The Great Outdoors

    ++++++++++++++++++++ || FEATURED BOOK Know Hunting: Truths, Lies & Myths, by Dr. David E. Samuel, Know Hunting Publications The sport of hunting is often misunderstood by those who do not participate. Know Hunting helps to explain huntings role...
  • The Great Outdoors with host Charlie Potter

    In 1960, WGN Radio Answered The Call of the wild as Dick Lashbrook hosted the station's first show covering the outdoors. The show was appropriately named the "Great Outdoors Show" and was an immediate success as it began supplying news concerning outdoor...
  • Checking In: The Cheeca Lodge in the Florida Keys is back

    Checking In: The Cheeca Lodge in the Florida Keys is back
    Cheeca Lodge & Spa, 81801 Overseas Highway, Mile Marker 82, Islamorada cheeca.com; 305-664-4651; 800-327-2888 Back story: When a New Year's Eve fire closed this historic lodge in 2008, it torched more than a building. The lodge has a long and storied...
  • A Look Back At Area Baseball Teams On July 20, 1969

    Considering man walked on the moon for the first time in 1969, we had to figure anything could happen that year. And it did later that baseball season. The Mets, hapless and helpless for all those years, won the World Series. Just like the moonwalk, it...