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Ohka fined by Nationals

WASHINGTON, June 6 (UPI) -- Washington Nationals pitcher Tomo Ohka was fined by the team following an incident with Nationals Manager Frank Robinson.

Eichen out 8-12 weeks with broken arm

WASHINGTON, May 2 (UPI) -- Washington Nationals reliever Joey Eischen could be sidelined up to three months with a broken right arm, it was reported Monday.

Nationals' Tucker sidelined 2-4 weeks

WASHINGTON, April 20 (UPI) -- T.J. Tucker, one of the Washington Nationals' most effective relief pitchers this season, could be sidelined up to a month with a groin injury.

Analysis: New heyday for Jackie Robinson

LOS ANGELES, April 7 (UPI) -- As Hollywood prepares to make a new movie biography of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, a new report finds that -- a half century after Robinson broke the color line in the big leagues -- the percentage of black players in Major League Baseball is at a 25
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Robinson to stay on as Washington manager

VIERA, Fla., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Jim Bowden, interim general manager of the Montreal-Washington franchise, announced Thursday Frank Robinson would manage the team in 2005.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 31, the 244th day of 2004 with 122 to follow.
By United Press International

MLB: Montreal 6, Los Angeles 3

MONTREAL, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Brian Schneider's three-run homer in the sixth inning made the difference in Montreal's 6-3 win over Los Angeles Wednesday night.

MLB: Philadelphia 14, Montreal 6

PHILADELPHIA, June 28 (UPI) -- David Bell drove in a career-high six runs Monday to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 14-6 victory over the Montreal Expos.

MLB: Minnesota 5, Montreal 4 (11 inn.)

MONTREAL, June 16 (UPI) -- Luis Rivas hit a controversial homer off Jeremy Fikac in the 11th inning Wednesday night as Minnesota rallied for a 5-4 victory over Montreal.

MLB: Cincinnati 6, Montreal 3 (10 innings)

CINCINNATI, June 5 (UPI) -- Adam Dunn's three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning Saturday gave the Cincinnati Reds a 6-3 win over the Montreal Expos.

Olympic qualifying team named for baseball

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 29 (UPI) -- USA Baseball has announced the 24-player roster that will compete at the Olympic Baseball Qualifying Tournament for the Americas.

USA Baseball announces 2003 Olympic team

NEW YORK, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- USA Baseball continued preparation for the 2004 Summer Olympics Tuesday, naming the 24-player roster that will compete at the Qualifying Tournament.

Robinson to coach U.S. qualifying team

NEW YORK, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Hall of Famer Frank Robinson has been named manager of the 2003 USA Baseball Olympic qualifying team.

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Aug. 31, the 243rd day of 2003 with 122 to follow.
By United Press International

San Diego 1, Montreal 0 (10 innings)

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Montreal took a tough 1-0 loss to San Diego on a bases-loaded-walk.
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Frank Robinson
Member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame Frank Robinson smiles to fans on Main Street during an autograph session of Induction week in Cooperstown, New York on July 24, 2009. Former players Rickey Henderson, Jim Rice and Joe Gordon will be welcomed into the hall as the Class of 2009 on July 26. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
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Frank Robinson (born August 31, 1935 in Beaumont, Texas), is a former Major League Baseball outfielder and manager. He played from 1956–1976, most notably for the Cincinnati Reds and the Baltimore Orioles. He is the only player to win league MVP honors in both the National and American Leagues. He won the Triple crown, was a member of two teams that won the World Series (the 1966 and 1970 Baltimore Orioles), and amassed the fourth-most career home runs at the time of his retirement (he is currently tied for eighth). Robinson was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982.

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