MLB: Baltimore 9, Toronto 5

TORONTO, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Melvin Mora had two hits and three RBI Thursday night to help carry Baltimore to a 9-5 win over Baltimore.

Sammy Sosa goes on disabled list

CHICAGO, May 19 (UPI) -- The Chicago Cubs announced Wednesday that Sammy Sosa had been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained ligament in his lower back.

MLB: Chicago 7, San Diego 5

SAN DIEGO, May 16 (UPI) -- Sammy Sosa belted his 549th career homer and Moises Alou went 4-for-5 with a homer as the Cubs posted a 7-5 Saturday victory over San Diego.

MLB: Chicago Cubs 6, San Diego 1

SAN DIEGO, May 14 (UPI) -- Sammy Sosa belted his 548th career homer Friday night as the Chicago Cubs defeated San Diego, 6-1.

MLB: Cincinnati 4, Philadelphia 1

PHILADELPHIA, April 12 (UPI) -- Cincinnati beat Philadelphia 4-1 Monday in the first game at the Phillies new ballpark.

Schmidt to be a manager

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt has been named manager of the Clearwater Phillies, Philadelphia's Single-A minor league affiliate in the Florida State League.

Baseball denies plan to reinstate Rose

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12 (UPI) -- Major League Baseball released a statement Tuesday denying that Pete Rose would be reinstated in 2004.

Hispanidad: So-so Sosa becomes superstar

To his detractors, he is Sammy So-So. Sammy Sosa is the Chicago Cubs outfielder whose show-off style of play irritates the purists among baseball fans, who are quick to note the historically dismal Cubs have had some of their most inept teams with "No. 2
GREGORY TEJEDA, United Press International

Phils sign Burrell to six-year deal

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- The Philadelphia Phillies continued a busy offseason Monday by signing left fielder Pat Burrell, who hit 37 homers and drove in 116 runs last season, to a six-y

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Report: Rose, Selig talk reinstatement

CINCINNATI, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Pete Rose apparently met with Commissioner Bud Selig in Milwaukee two weeks ago to discuss a possible reinstatement to baseball for the game's all-time hits lea

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Philadelphia 4, Pittsburgh 1

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Pat Burrell hit his 37th home run and rookie Eric Junge notched his first career win Saturday night as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates
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Mike Schmidt
SLP2000062205-22 JUNE 2000- ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI, USA: St. Louis Cardinals' Mark McGwire, is greeted in the St. Louis dugout, after hitting a solo homerun in the fourth inning, his 26th of the season and his 548th of his career, tying him with former Philadelphia Phillies' Mike Schmidt. mc/bg/Bill Greenblatt UPI

Michael Jack Schmidt (pronounced /ˈʃmɪt/; born September 27, 1949 in Dayton, Ohio) is a former Major League Baseball third baseman who played his entire career for the Philadelphia Phillies.

Schmidt is considered among the greatest third basemen in the history of major league baseball. Schmidt was voted National League MVP three times, an All-Star 12 times, and received more votes than any other third baseman in 1999's Major League Baseball All-Century Team. In 1995, he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Schmidt resides in Jupiter, Florida.

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