October 8, 2002: Twins take early lead in ALCS Game 1

When asked what was working for Joe Mays in the opening game…

October 9, 2002: Angels tag Rick Reed to tie ALCS in Game 2

After taking the first game of the American League Championship…

April 17, 2003: Cubs explode for 16 runs in win over Reds

“Everybody has been swinging the bat unbelievable and the pitching…

June 11, 2003: Six Astros pitchers combine for no-hitter at Yankee Stadium

From left, Houston Astros pitchers Brad Lidge, Kirk Saarloos,…

June 24, 2003: Expos' Brad Wilkerson rides 'le carousel'

There was almost a poetic irony when the Montreal Expos moved…

July 25, 2003: Expos force Braves' Smoltz to blow a rare save

Way back in the 1930s and ’40s, radio fans listened to a horror…

August 26, 2003: Expos stay in wild-card race with wild, eight-run comeback

Major League Baseball introduced the wild card with the hope…
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September 2, 2003: Trevor Hoffman makes return to Padres from shoulder surgery

Legendary San Diego Padres closer Trevor Hoffman recorded 601…

September 14, 2003: Vlad Guerrero hits for the cycle

Baseball is a funny game; you never know what might happen, even…

October 7, 2003: Mike Lowell's 11th-inning blast gives Marlins 1-0 lead in NLCS

A week before the 1999 spring-training season was to begin, Mike…

October 8, 2003: Sosa, Prior lead Cubs to blowout win in Game 2 of NLCS

The expectation that the 2003 NLCS would end with a quick coronation…

October 10, 2003: Cubs edge Marlins to take 2-1 lead in NLCS

In the crucial third contest of the 2003 National League Championship…

October 14, 2003: The Bartman Game

The pain has now subsided. The wound has now healed — perhaps…

April 5, 2004: Beltran's walk-off homer lifts Royals to Opening Day win

There was an air of excitement on Opening Day at Kauffman Stadium…

April 8, 2004: Padres walk off in first game at Petco Park

Coming into the 2004 season the Padres had played 2,775 regular-season…

April 22, 2004: Omar Vizquel singles for his 2,000th career hit

On a Thursday afternoon, in April, chilly weather greeted fans…

May 5, 2004: Mike Piazza hits 352nd home run, setting career mark by a catcher

Mike Piazza had come a long way since 1988 when the Dodgers drafted…

May 18, 2004: Randy Johnson pitches a perfect game at age 40

If there was a team that needed the proverbial “shot in the…

June 19, 2004: Blast-Off in the Big O

It was Juan wild night in an otherwise sad and dreary 2004 season…