Mark Fidrych

October 2, 2017 2

In 1976, the Detroit Tigers gave the baseball world The Bird. Before FernandoMania in 1981, or the arrival of Stephen Strasburg in 2010, there was…

Alou Brothers

September 15, 2017 0

Brothers Felipe, Matty and Jesus Alou combined for more hits than any trio of siblings in Major League history. The Alous collected 5,094 hits in…

Ted Williams

August 30, 2017 0

Ted Williams was baseball’s John Wayne. Williams could hush a room just by entering.  A man’s man, Williams had a singular focus: hitting a baseball. …

MLB All-Star Game

July 11, 2017 0

For nearly nine decades, the best baseball players in the world have gathered in the middle of summer to play an exhibition game.  Tonight they…

Denny McLain

March 28, 2016 2

The last pitcher in major league history to win 30 games in a season turns 72 tomorrow. Dennis Dale McLain was born in Markham, Illinois,…