Jun 17, 2010 17:19 EDT
Ubaldo Jimenez strikes out 4 in 8 innings, improves to 13-1 as Rockies beat Twins 5-1. With his old-school stirrups pulled high and a 100-mph fastball in his holster, Ubaldo Jimenez is taking pitching back to a bygone era where gunslingers like Bob Gibson and Sandy Koufax dominated the landscape.
Aug 31, 2009 20:00 EDT
Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte retired the first 20 batters he faced before his perfect game and no-hit bid was spoiled in the seventh inning of New York's 5-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles.
Apr 22, 2009 11:26 EDT
For Joe DiMaggio, baseball wasn't just a game played on a field.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Born: November 26, 1908|
|Died: February 17, 1989 (aged 80)|
|Batted: Left||Threw: Left|
|April 29, 1930 for the New York Yankees|
|Last MLB appearance|
|May 23, 1943 for the Washington Senators|
|Earned run average||3.34|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Member of the National|
|Baseball Hall of Fame|
|Election Method||Veteran's Committee|