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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
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LOU99071104 - 11 JULY, 1999 - LOUDON, NEW HAMPSHIRE, USA: Baseball legend and hall of famer Ted Williams waves his hat to the crowd while being applauded at New Hampshire International Speedway in Loudon, Sunday, July 11. Williams was the Grand Marshall for the NASCAR Winston Cup Series Jiffy Lube 300. jr/lkm/Lee K. Marriner UPI
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As player

As manager

Theodore Samuel "Ted" Williams (August 30, 1918 – July 5, 2002), was an American professional baseball player and manager. He played his entire 21-year Major League Baseball career as the left fielder for the Boston Red Sox (1939–1942 and 1946–1960). Williams was a two-time American League Most Valuable Player (MVP) winner, led the league in batting six times, and won the Triple Crown twice. A nineteen-time All-Star, he had a career batting average of .344, with 521 home runs, and was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1966.

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