New York Yankees All-Time Team

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It isn’t hard to create a lineup filled with the greatest players to ever play for the New York Yankees. Perhaps the hardest part of it all would be constructing this lineup to fulfill everyone’s egos and desires. All in all, it would be arguably the deepest and most talented lineup in history. This is […] READ MORE


Why Todd Helton Should be in the Hall of Fame

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Simply stated, Todd Helton is the greatest player in Colorado Rockies history. Granted, the franchise is only 29 years old. Yet, if someone were asked to sum up Helton’s legacy in one sentence, that would be the accurate way to state it. That is a pretty good opening line to one day read on Helton’s […] READ MORE


Jorge Posada Deserves Another Chance at Hall of Fame

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With Yogi Berra, Bill Dickey, and Elston Howard, the New York Yankees have a rich history of catchers. Jorge Posada is among them, too. He was an all-star and silver slugger five times, and a World Series champion four times. He was often behind the plate for two of the best postseason pitchers in history, Andy […] READ MORE



Atlanta Braves Legend Phil Niekro Dead at 81

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Hall of Fame pitcher Phil Niekro, known for his mastery of the knuckleball, is dead at the age of 81. The five-time All-Star pitched 24 seasons in the majors, with 21 coming for the Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves. He passed in his sleep Saturday night after a “long battle with cancer,” the Braves said in a press […] READ MORE


2021 MLB Hall of Fame Inductees According to the LWOB Staff

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The MLB Hall of Fame is one of the most prestigious and exclusive clubs in American sports. On January 26th, 2021, the BBWAA will announce the newest members of the Hall. Due to the cancellation of the 2020 ceremony because of COVID-19, the 2021 class will join Derek Jeter and Larry Walker, Marvin Miller, and […] READ MORE


Hall Of Fame Pitcher Bob Gibson Dies

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Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson has died after a year-long battle with pancreatic cancer. Gibson was 84 years old and was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1981. While Stan Musial is considered the best player in St. Louis Cardinals history. Gibson is the best pitcher in the history of the Cardinals. Bob […] READ MORE


Albert Pujols Passes Willie Mays in Career Home Runs

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Pujols Passes Willie Mays with Multi-Homer Game Albert Pujols 60th career multi-homer game was special for the Los Angeles Angels slugger. Five days after tying Hall of Famer Willie Mays with home run No. 660, Pujols went deep twice against the Texas Rangers to pass the baseball legend. He now sits alone in fifth place […] READ MORE