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Hall of Famer Hank Aaron is honored on the 40th anniversary of his 715th home run at Turner Field on April 8, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Keidel: All Hail Hank Aaron, MLB’s True Home Run King

When we see Hammerin’ Hank, we see more than a baseball dignitary. Aaron is the face of fairness, which led to his greatness, and still makes him the greatest.

04/09/2014

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Radio Free Montone: Play Ball!

In North America opening day was a night game. On the morning of the Mets opener at CitiField it was snowing. It was also still March.

04/04/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Swing Into Baseball Season With These Essentials

Spring training is in full swing. So get ready for opening day with the E.S.P. Spring Training Guide, full of the tools, trappings and tickets you need to keep your hitting streak going straight until fall.

03/19/2014

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CBS Sports Radio Host John Feinstein On His Book ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

John Feinstein joined his partner Andrew Bogusch to discuss his latest behind-the-scenes look at the sport we love.

02/27/2014

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Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein’s ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.

02/25/2014

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10 Sports Pilgrimages Every Guy Should Make Once In His Life

Which sports events are worth planning a vacation around? Check out these ten sports happenings every guy should make a trip for.

02/05/2014

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Watching Baseball Gets Harder Every Year

Now that we know who will head to NY/NJ for a well-organized, productive Super Bowl week that could lead one, last, entertaining Sunday, we can explore another sport that has followed a different path.

01/20/2014

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David Ortiz Surprised Yankees Didn’t Re-Sign Cano

‘Young, talented players with the skills that he has, that’s what they’re getting. I couldn’t believe the Yankees let that walk away.’

12/07/2013

Phil Hughes (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Report: Former Yankee Phil Hughes Signs 3-YR Contract With Twins

The Twins had the worst starting staff in the majors last year and have spent $73 million to upgrade it.

12/01/2013

Robinson Cano watches his first-inning solo home run sail into the right field seats on Sept. 4, 2013. The Yankees went on to beat the visiting White Sox to complete a three-game sweep. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Report: Cano Denies Asking For $300M, Slightly Lowers Price

According to free agent second baseman Robinson Cano, the words “$300 million” have never come out of his mouth.

11/29/2013

Michael Weiner (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Selig, A-Rod Attend Michael Weiner’s Funeral

Dave Winfield, Frank Thomas, David Cone, Bobby Bonilla and incoming union head Tony Clark attended the funeral as well.

11/24/2013

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Keidel: Redbirds Will Be Back In Catbird Seat

Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.

11/01/2013

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Sports Verdict: Bigger World Series Impact? Koji Uehara Vs. Michael Wacha

The Cardinals and Red Sox are squaring off against one another yet again this year in the Fall Classic. While much of the spotlight will fall on marquis players like David Ortiz, a battle over a limited seven game sample such as this often boils down to X-Factors.

10/24/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

A-Rod Denies Report He Paid $305K For Evidence Linking Him To Biogenesis

The News reported Rodriguez and his surrogates spent the money to purchase evidence that included videotapes, documents and affidavits.

10/19/2013

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Keidel: House Of Cardinals; Is St. Louis America’s Team?

The New York Yankees are America’s team. Or are they? The Evil Empire just doesn’t feel so daunting anymore, winning just one title since the last year of the ’90s dynasty.

10/11/2013

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