Before moving to Baltimore, the Orioles/Browns franchise often played to a nearly empty ballpark in St. Louis.
It’s pretty hard to record 27 outs without allowing a hit but not strike anyone out, but it has been done before.
The at-bat connection to the Hall of Fame
And a PCL legend is born
And how to break them. At least a few of them. Maybe.
Braves fans and Bob Horner may remember that.
Every event big and small has an impact on the season.
Or, 42 facts about Mariano Rivera
Going back to the well with reader suggestions
Which recently established pitching records are likely to stand the test of time?
Records are made to be broken, but can anyone top these?
Do two games on one day deplete a team for the long haul?
When two great teams, or two terrible teams, meet, does the game look different?
Do marathon games leave both teams losers?
An obscure name on an obscure list
Will extra games and shorter rest wreck the prospects of the Wild Card game winners?
As the College World Series opens, a look at the starts of yore.
What do you mean you’re good at winning one-run games?
On January 7, 1982 Francisco Rodriguez—K-Rod to his fans—was born. This is just one of the historically important closer births this week.
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