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  • Rangers' wish: Rain, rain come this way

     
    "Now there's three things you can do in a baseball game," the legendary Casey Stengel once said. "You can win or you can lose or it can rain." The Texas Rangers are probably thinking that the rain thing might be......
  • Jim Murray, June 4, 1961

     
    June 4, 1961: Jim Murray puts in a call to Casey Stengel and says: "I realized I was listening to the Voice of Baseball again. And what it is doing in a bank vault in Glendale instead of a locker......
  • Question of the Day: Is there an age limit for hiring a baseball manager?

     
    Writers from around Tribune Co. discuss Jack McKeon's hiring by the Florida Marlins. Check back throughout the day for more responses and weigh in with a comment of your own. Kevin Baxter, Los Angeles Times No one would think of......
  • ‘Princess Bride’ sequel? Inconceivable! says writer William Goldman

     
    NEW YORK — Twenty-five years after “The Princess Bride” first stormed theaters, director Rob Reiner, writer William Goldman and cast ......
  • Series of emotions for Virginia coach Brian O'Connor

    Series of emotions for Virginia coach Brian O'Connor
    Despite his best efforts, Brian O'Connor didn't sleep a wink last Sunday night. He tossed and turned, thinking about the meeting that he'll have this weekend in Omaha, Neb. On Saturday, he'll meet LSU coach Paul Mainieri at Rosenblatt Stadium's home...
  • 'Bottom of the Ninth: Branch Rickey, Casey Stengel, and the Daring Scheme to Save Baseball From Itself'

    'Bottom of the Ninth: Branch Rickey, Casey Stengel, and the Daring Scheme to Save Baseball From Itself'
    It was Bill Veeck, a true maverick among the sport's moguls, who once declared that "[B]aseball must be a great game, because the owners haven't been able to kill it." Serious fans know they've given it a pretty good try over the years, with a...
  • Glendale to get CCL summer team

    GLENDALE — By midsummer, baseball games are usually already little more than a memory at Stengel Field. But when the summer of 2011 really starts heating up, local baseball will be just getting into full swing. The California Collegiate League,...
  • Hovhannesyan's foe changes … and changes

    GLENDALE — The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene. HOVHANNESYAN ON OPPONENT MERRY-GO-ROUND In the world of boxing, rising fighters such as Glendale's Art Hovhannesyan frequently deal with opponents changing with last-minute...
  • Luke Russert remembers his father on XM radio

     
    XM Radio's "60/20" with James Carville and Luke Russert will pay tribute to Luke's father, Tim, in a special, commercial-free, two-hour show debuting at noon Friday. The focus will be Tim Russert's connection to sports, including clips of his interviews.....
  • Here it is: My notorious review of Chris Russo's book

     
    OK, by popular demand, I am posting the infamous book review of June 16, 2006, for which Chris Russo never will forgive me. Click below to read it. First, though, here is a transcript of Tony Kornheiser talking about the......
  • Casey Stengel welcomes fans to new Shea Stadium

     
    Check out this fantastic footage from our friends at Reel Sports Fan of the building of Shea Stadium and words of wisdom from Casey Stengel on the joys of escalators. Casey also touts Shea's food and beverage options, and adds,......