"BASEBALL SLUGGERS" POSTAGE STAMP CEREMONY AT YANKEE STADIUM
(left to right): Joni Campanella-Roan (daughter of Roy Campanella), Alva Greenberg (daughter of Hank Greenberg), Barbara Ott-Schneidau (daughter of Mel Ott), Alan Kessler, Postmaster General and CEO of the U.S. Postal Service John E. Potter, Daniel Mantle and David Mantle (sons of Mickey Mantle) during the Home Plate Ceremony of the "Baseball Sluggers" commemorative postage stamps at Yankee Stadium in New York on July 15, 2006. (UPI Photo/Laura Cavanaugh)
A sports memorabilia company pulled an illegally corked bat, allegedly Mickey Mantle's, from auction after a statement of complaint by the Mantle family.
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Cy Young Award winner Bob Turley, a member of the New York Yankees of the 1950s, has died at a Georgia hospice, his family said. He was 82.
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Merlyn Mantle, the widow of baseball great Mickey Mantle, has died in Plano, Texas, at age 77 from Alzheimer's disease, a family spokesman said.
Jim Thome's solo homer in the bottom of the 15th inning Saturday helped the Chicago White Sox edge the LA Angels 7-6.
Jim Thome's two-run first-inning homer Sunday started the Chicago White Sox on their way to a 4-2 win over the Boston Red Sox.
The New York Yankees and the Seminole Tribe of Hollywood, Fla., are joining forces to build a chain of steak houses, it was announced Thursday.
Johnny Damon had his eighth three-hit game of the season Wednesday and drove in a run, carrying the New York Yankees past Toronto 5-1.
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