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TSN Archives: Babe Ruth, a “bust”? (Nov. 16, 1922, issue)

TSN Archives: Babe Ruth, a “bust”? (Nov. 16, 1922, issue)

Babe Ruth returned in November 1922 from a baseball barnstorming trip, described in The Sporting News as a “frosty tour of the sticks,” chastened by the relatively light attendance he drew.

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The 11 most intriguing MLB trade candidates this offseason, from Rhys Hoskins to, yes, Shohei Ohtani

The 11 most intriguing MLB trade candidates this offseason, from Rhys Hoskins to, yes, Shohei Ohtani

Much of the attention early this offseason has focused on the stellar crop of free agents — pretty much everyone saw Trea Turner’s Jon Hamm-narrated sizzle reel — but there are a lot of high-impact players who could be moved by the time Opening Day rolls around, too.

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World Series trophy, explained: Value, size & more facts about MLB's Commissioner's Trophy

World Series trophy, explained: Value, size & more facts about MLB's Commissioner's Trophy

The Commissioner’s Trophy is in the building. It’s just waiting for its moment. Baseball’s World Series trophy is one of the most recognizable pieces of hardware in sports. Adorned with its circle of flagpoles and a glowing exterior, it is not only one of the easiest to hold in sports, but also one of the most aesthetically pleasing.

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Last World Series no-hitter: Remembering Don Larsen's perfect game in 1956 (TSN Archives)

Last World Series no-hitter: Remembering Don Larsen's perfect game in 1956 (TSN Archives)

Let’s get this straight: The Astros' combined no-hitter against the Phillies is one hell of an accomplishment. How else to describe only the second no-hitter in World Series history, dating back to 1903?

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Lessons learned during 2008 World Series rain debacle influencing 2022 weather decisions

Lessons learned during 2008 World Series rain debacle influencing 2022 weather decisions

The weather was miserable, a wretched combination of soul-draining cold and rain that seemed like it would never end. The water-logged clouds hung low over Philadelphia, at a height that made it feel almost possible to reach up and touch them.

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