When you look at these vintage Longines watches, think back to the era when wristwatches were as ubiquitous as our phones today – and almost as important.
Converse for the U.S. Olympic Basketball team (1968) Just because the U.S. Olympic Basketball Team will wear Converse basketball shoes, should you? Lightning-fast breaks …
Here’s a look back at the history of the multi-talented entertainer Gene Kelly, the award-winning star of the ’40s, ’50s & ’60s.
Bad News Bears, about a drunken ex-pitcher who transforms a bedraggled group of kids into a winning little-league baseball team, won raves for showing kids as real people.
Los Angeles Dodgers star Sandy Koufax reflected on his life and career back in 1963: ‘Even today, it is hard for me to realize that I won the first and fourth games of the Series, along with 25 games during the regular season.’
Baseball pitcher Walter Johnson, affectionately known as The Big Train, had a fastball that topped out over 90mph, almost entirely unheard of speed in his era. Find out more about him here.
Will baseball live? An article from 1893 Firmly believing in the future of baseball, I have no hesitancy in complying with the request made by
Chicago Team Without Peer in the World Recent World’s Series Showed Cubs Utterly Outclassed American League Rivals. By James Crusinberry No one now doubts the
Hank Ketcham (Dennis The Menace) signs it with a Sheaffer When your pen looks like it was designed for a space flight, it’s hard to come
Called “the most extraordinary thing that ever happened in American sports,” the streak began on May 15, 1941 when DiMaggio went 1-4 against Chicago White Sox hurler Eddie Smith.
Boston team wins world’s championship Captures deciding game of series from Pittsburg Allows opposing batsmen but four safe hits — Beaneaters touch up Philippe at
Baseball is liberal to its hired men Babe’s Pin Money Babe Ruth gets a salary of $20,000 from the New York Yankees for his prowess
Yellow Pages made Joe Torre famous for football (1976) You probably know Joe as a baseball star from New York. But he also owns a
Mickey Mantle baseball special “Great glove, Son!” “You said it, Dad!” Rawlings “finest in the field” Full-leather lined — deep well pocket — leather web
The New York Giants baseball club in 1894 See a larger version of this baseball team photo here The seventeen team players are… Park A
Rival of National League American Association of Baseball Clubs comes into existence Philadelphia, Jan 30 – The American Association of Baseball Clubs was organized here
Behind baseball’s big moves: gate receipts, parking, TV Big-league baseball is on the move. It’s heading west, following the nation’s growth, reaching out for big
Reggie Jackson drives a Rabbit?? Reggie appreciates the finer things in life. He has a collection of fine cars, including a Rolls-Royce, but the car
Comiskey’s great ball park open Chicago, July 1  — The finest ball park in the world. That is the verdict expected by Charles Comiskey