Clearly there's a push to sweep George Steinbrenner and Billy Martin (and possibly Ron Guidry) into the Hall of Fame in one package.
We'll deal with Guidry later. In fact, we'll deal with the case for Steinbrenner later.
Right now, we'll say about Martin that he was a mediocre player - 102 ... More >>
The Tenth Inning, the two-part, four-hour update of Ken Burns's 1994 documentary Baseball, airs tonight and tomorrow night (September 28-29) on PBS. We caught up with the show's creator and co-director, Ken Burns, at Yankee Stadium last week before the tribute to George Steinbrenner.
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Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives.
October 23, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 54
Three Days at Shea: All Heaven Broke Loose
by Joe Flaherty
It is no small wonder that H.L. Mencken was a cranky fellow. Living in Baltimore can do that to a man. Its proximity to New York is so close, ... More >>