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MLB Rookie of the Year Award

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  • Inside the PD: Jackie Robinson's mark cannot be overstated

    Sixty-six years later, it’s impossible to imagine. The relentless taunting, the unconscionable slurs, the constant threats on his life. Yet Jackie Robinson never buckled. He fought back by playing the game like a Hall of Famer. And, what is more,...
  • PASSINGS: Mitchell Page, Rick Martin

    Mitchell Page Oakland Athletics outfielder, hitting coach with Cardinals Mitchell Page, 59, an Oakland Athletics outfielder who had his best season as a rookie in 1977 then went on to become a hitting coach for the St. Louis Cardinals and the Washington...
  • PASSINGS: Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Walt Dropo, Eugene V. Wolfenstein

    PASSINGS: Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Walt Dropo, Eugene V. Wolfenstein
    Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Italian economist, architect of euro Italian economist Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, 70, one of the intellectual architects of the euro and a member of the European Central Bank's first executive board, died Saturday night after...
  • PASSINGS: Gil McDougald, Mario Monicelli, Frank William Lynch, Willard E. Badham III, Bella Akhmadulina, Kevin Parry

    GIL McDOUGALD Yankees All-Star was 1951's Rookie of the Year Gil McDougald, 82, the American League Rookie of the Year in 1951 and a versatile member of dominant New York Yankees teams for 10 seasons, died Sunday of cancer at his home in New Jersey, the...
  • Power rankings: No. 4 Rays

    Power rankings: No. 4 Rays
    No. 4 Rays: 27th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Rangers. Who is crazier? Joe Maddon or Andrew Friedman? Or do the two men running baseball's best operation — without question the most efficient — know something that...
  • From the archives: Skowron revels in storytelling as he battles lung cancer

    From the archives: Skowron revels in storytelling as he battles lung cancer
    This story was first published in the Tribune on May 22, 2011. The voice is softer now but as affable and entertaining as ever. Moose Skowron still has many, many tales to tell. Like the night Marilyn Monroe was flirting -- only not with Skowron, nor...
  • Power rankings: No. 21 Mariners

    Power rankings: No. 21 Mariners
    No. 21 Mariners: 10th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Indians. One run per game, plus a little more. That's what the Mariners have to find somewhere if they ever are going to reach the playoffs behind Felix Hernandez. Forget for a...
  • Is Willis what the Phillies need ... in the bullpen?

     
    It was obvious the Phillies needed another lefty in the bullpen. They decided to take a chance when they signed Dontrelle Willis to a one-year contract. Willis, once a phenom as a starter in the Marlins organization, spent his early......
  • More views on the Ryan Braun MVP debate

     
    For a story that ran in The Times’ Tuesday morning editions, I asked NL MVP voters what they thought of a potential revote if Ryan Braun fails to overturn his positive drug test. I surveyed the 20 writers who listed Braun at the top of their...
  • 2012 Spring Training TV schedule on MLB Network

     
    MLB Network returns with live and tape-delayed coverage of Spring Training games, beginning Saturday, March 3, at 1pm ET with the New York Yankees at the Philadelphia Phillies. On March 7 at 3pm ET, MLB Network will air the Cleveland Indians at the...
  • Florida State’s James Ramsey named ABCA Co-Player of Year

     
    First off, apologies if you came to the blog Monday and didn't see anything new. We had some technical difficulties with the Chopping Block much of the past two days, but those problems are now fixed. We'll have plenty coming your way today and later on...
  • Kutztown women add to coaching staff

     
    Kutztown University women's basketball coach Janet Malouf has hired former All-American Kayla Smith to the staff. “We are thrilled to announce the hiring of Kayla Smith as our new assistant women's basketball coach,” Malouf said. “Having...