Wagner, Plank bolster card-auction lineup

ST. LOUIS, March 25 (UPI) -- A St. Louis-area dealer says he expects a rare Honus Wagner baseball card to fetch around $1 million when it goes on auction this week.

Braves sign Glavine for another year

ATLANTA, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- The Atlanta Braves announced Thursday they had signed 23-year veteran Tom Glavine to a one-year contract.

MLB: Atlanta 6, N.Y. Mets 1 (1st game)

ATLANTA, May 20 (UPI) -- Brian McCann homered and drove in three runs Tuesday to propel the Atlanta Braves to a 6-1 win over the New York Mets in the first game of a doubleheader.

Old and rare baseball cards up for auction

EVANSTON, Ill., April 6 (UPI) -- An Evanston, Ill., man has decided to sell off a valuable baseball card collection he spent nearly 50 years accumulating.

Dodgers acquire Maddux and Lugo

LOS ANGELES, July 31 (UPI) -- The Dodgers made two deals Monday, getting four-time Cy Young winner Greg Maddux from the Chicago Cubs and shortstop Julio Lugo from Tampa Bay.

Atlanta 9, Pittsburgh 2

ATLANTA, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- Greg Maddux continued to rewrite pitching history Saturday, throwing just 16 balls in 7 1/3 innings as Atlanta cruised to a 9-2 victory over Pittsburgh.

N.Y. Yankees 8, Kansas City 7

NEW YORK, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Juan Rivera homered, doubled, singled, and drove in two runs Wednesday afternoon as the New York Yankees nipped Kansas City, 8-7.