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Rare 1954 baseball card stolen

Rare 1954 baseball card stolen

FARMINGTON, N.Y., Oct. 20 (UPI) -- New York State Police have asked the public's help in finding a stolen 1954 baseball card valued at $5,500, authorities in Ontario County said.

Exec feared for life in Williams mishap

BOSTON, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- A former official of an Arizona cryonics lab says he was afraid to report that the frozen head of baseball great Ted Williams was hit with a wrench.
Ted Williams claim to prompt lawsuit

Ted Williams claim to prompt lawsuit

NEW YORK, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- A New York attorney says he will sue an author who claimed the head of the late baseball star Ted Williams was abused at a cryonics facility.

George Kell, .306 career hitter, dies

SWIFTON, Ark., March 24 (UPI) -- Baseball Hall of Famer George Kell, who was selected to 10 All-Star teams in 15 Major-League Baseball seasons, has died. He was 86.

Ted Williams items auctioned

WEST SWANZEY, N.H., Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Auctioneers say about 150 antique aficionados and baseball fans bid on items from the New England estate of Boston Red Sox legend Ted Williams.

MLB: Chi. White Sox 5, Chi. Cubs 1

CHICAGO, June 29 (UPI) -- Brian Anderson drove in the winning run with a two-run homer Sunday and the Chicago White Sox beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 to sweep their inter-league series.
MLB: Boston 7, N.Y. Yankees 5

MLB: Boston 7, N.Y. Yankees 5

NEW YORK, April 17 (UPI) -- Manny Ramirez homered in consecutive innings Thursday and Josh Beckett lasted eight frames to bring the Boston Red Sox a 7-5 win over the New York Yankees.

MLB: N.Y. Yankees 8, Tampa Bay 7

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., April 14 (UPI) -- Robinson Cano's pinch-hit home run broke a tie in the eighth Monday and the New York Yankees posted an 8-7 win over the Tampa Bay Rays.

MLB: N.Y. Yankees 6, Kansas City 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 11 (UPI) -- Home runs by Alex Rodriguez, Jorge Posada and Melky Cabrera Thursday paced the New York Yankees to a 6-1 victory over Kansas City.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 13, 2008.
By United Press International

Ted Williams card leads auction lot

EXTON, Pa., March 3 (UPI) -- A rare Ted Williams baseball card is atop the list of sports memorabilia to be auctioned this week in Pennsylvania.

MLB: Washington 4, Florida 3

WASHINGTON, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Jesus Flores' two-out, two-run double in the ninth inning Tuesday catapulted the Washington Nationals to a 4-3 victory over the Florida Marlins.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007.
By United Press International

Yankees’ Phil Rizzuto dead at 89

NEW YORK, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Former New York Yankees shortstop Phil Rizzuto, part of the team’s 1949-1953 dynasty, and a legendary baseball broadcaster died Tuesday at 89.

Company takes on drink giants with 'Moxie'

LISBON FALLS, Maine, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- The makers of Moxie, the first mass-produced soda sold in the United States, are planning to plunge back into the beverage market. Moxie, a medicinal-tasting carbonated beverage, became a hit after it was developed by Massachusetts pharmacist in 1876.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Thursday, July 5, 2007.

MLB: Houston 5, Arizona 2

HOUSTON, May 13 (UPI) -- Wandy Rodriguez scattered four hits and gave up just one earned run in five innings Sunday as Houston beat Arizona 5-2.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Tuesday, March 13, 2007.
By United Press International

Ball stolen from Ted Williams resurfaces

BURR RIDGE, Ill., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A baseball autographed by Babe Ruth that was stolen from slugger Ted Williams more than 20 years ago has surfaced at a Chicago-area auction house. Mastro Auction in Burr Ridge, Ill., handed the ball over to lawyers for Williams' daughter Thursday after ve

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 30, the 242nd day of 2006 with 123 to follow.
By United Press International

Big Dig ramp reopens

BOSTON, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- A ramp connecting a major highway to the tunnel to Boston's airport reopened Wednesday, easing congestion caused by the Big Dig closing.

Williams' daughter sues to regain trophies

SAN DIEGO, July 27 (UPI) -- Ted Williams' daughter has sued a San Diego, Calif., museum in an effort to regain custody of her dad's baseball trophies and war medals.

New problems found in Big Dig

BOSTON, July 26 (UPI) -- Officials have new worries about Boston's Big Dig, this time heavy fans hanging above ramps.

More bolts loose in Big Dig

BOSTON, July 25 (UPI) -- Inspectors say they've found three more loose bolts in Boston's Ted Williams Tunnel.

Loose bolts close Boston's Williams tunnel

BOSTON, July 21 (UPI) -- Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney temporarily closed Boston's eastbound Ted Williams Tunnel because of two loose ceiling bolts.
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