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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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In the end, 'These Mets' just weren't good enough

In the end, 'These Mets' just weren't good enough

The 2022 Mets won 101 games. It wasn’t good enough. They held a 10.5-game lead in the National League East. It wasn’t good enough. They got on base at a clip just one point off MLB’s best.

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What Shohei Ohtani's record arbitration deal with Angels means for trade, extension talks

What Shohei Ohtani's record arbitration deal with Angels means for trade, extension talks

Shohei Ohtani seems to make history every time he takes the field for the Angels. It’s only fitting that he makes some more history off the field. The Angels announced Saturday that they had agreed to a one-year, $30 million contract with Ohtani for the 2023 season to avoid salary arbitration.

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