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RUBEN GOMEZ DEAD AT 77

By Max Silberman Ruben Gomez, best remembered for his l954 rookie season with the World’s Champions New York Giants when he had a 17-9 record passed away July 26 in Puerto Rico after a long illness.  

George Kell: A Tiger in A’s Clothing

by Dale B. Smith   Some things were just meant to be. Babe Ruth was destined to be a Yankee. Lou Brock was born to be a Cardinal. George Kell and the Detroit Tigers were meant for each other. You can call certain trades or purchases ridiculous or absurd but some moves were just fulfilling […]