Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson is perhaps the most historically significant…

Ivan Rodriguez

Coming from the dirt fields of Puerto Rico to the heights of…

Pete Rose

The 1970 All-Star Game, at Riverfront Stadium in Cincinnati,…

Al Rosen

As Rose Rosen watched her son Al play with other kids, she frequently…

Babe Ruth

During his five full seasons with the Boston Red Sox, Babe Ruth…

Ryne Sandberg

“What is one to say about June — the time of perfect young…

Frank Schulte

Frank M. Schulte was the slugging right fielder for the great…

Bobby Shantz

Almost every scout considered him too short (5-feet-6½) to be…

George Sisler

Arguably the first great first baseman of the twentieth century,…

Duke Snider

A strong, accurate throwing arm, grace, and athleticism made…

Sammy Sosa

Who is the real Sammy Sosa? Is he the charismatic slugger whose…

Tris Speaker

Tris Speaker, Ty Cobb’s friendly rival as the greatest center…

Willie Stargell

Following the Pittsburgh Pirates’ loss to the Chicago Cubs…

Joe Torre

Baseball is a game of numbers, so it is fitting to begin this…

Dazzy Vance

Could a friendly poker game among minor-league teammates lead…

Zoilo Versalles

A familiar baseball stereotype of the mid-twentieth century was…

Larry Walker

“What if?” It is a perennial question and in baseball, the…

Bucky Walters

For an eight-year period before, during, and after World War…

Ted Williams

Any argument as to the greatest hitter of all time always involves…

Maury Wills

Harsh sunshine beat down on the Los Angeles Coliseum floor. Two…

Carl Yastrzemski

Saddled with the burden of replacing one of baseball's legendary…

Robin Yount

If any player could be called Mr. Brewer it is Robin Yount.…