Hall of Fame

Mike Mussina (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Is Moose A Hall Of Famer? Former Yankee On Ballot For 1st Time

“Moose” pitched for the Orioles from 1991-2000 and then for the Bronx Bombers from 2001-2008. In 536 career starts, the Stanford alum went 270-153 with a 3.68 ERA and 2,813 strikeouts.

11/27/2013

The Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Deadspin Says It Bought Hall Of Fame Vote From BBWAA Member

Remember the stink made in January when Aaron Sele received a vote for the Hall of Fame? That was nothing compared to this.

11/27/2013

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Clarence ‘Ace’ Parker, Football’s Oldest Hall Of Famer, Dies At 101

Parker was a Portsmouth native who played football, basketball and baseball at Duke University, then starred with the NFL’s Brooklyn Dodgers from 1937-41.

11/06/2013

Joe Torre (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Joe Torre, Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox On Hall Of Fame Ballot

Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month.

11/04/2013

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Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.

09/19/2013

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Palladino: Hall Of Famer Bill Parcells Parlayed Luck Into Greatness

As Parcells stands on that stage in Canton, he will not only represent the height of coaching, but how luck plays so much into greatness regardless of one’s potential.

08/02/2013

Roger Clemens (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Roger Clemens On Biogenesis Investigation: ‘I Don’t Care About It’

“I’ve got my own feelings on particular people in MLB, you know, how they approached my situation,” Roger Clemens said. “I don’t know about it, and I don’t care about it, to tell you the truth.”

07/31/2013

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Bob Quigley Inducted Into Harness Racing Hall of Fame

Bob Quigley was GM of the Meadowlands when the track opened in 1976. He oversaw harness and thoroughbred operations for six years.

07/06/2013

Warren Sapp  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images) and Tiki Barber (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Tiki Barber Defends Ex-Giants Teammate Strahan, Calls Sapp ‘An Idiot’

“Warren doesn’t know, never played with him,” Barber said Monday. “I don’t put any credence in his opinion.”

06/25/2013

Michael Strahan (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images), Warren Sapp (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Warren Sapp: Rice Better Than Strahan ‘Any Day Of The Week’

Sapp suggested that Michael Strahan was successful because he lined up against the opposition’s “worst lineman.”

06/20/2013

Deacon Jones in 2002 (credit: DAVID MAXWELL/AFP/Getty Images)

NFL Legend David ‘Deacon’ Jones Dead At 74

The Washington Redskins said that Jones died of natural causes at his home in Southern California on Monday night.

06/04/2013

Bernard King (Photo by Noren Trotman/NBAE/Getty Images)

Knicks Great Bernard King Elected To Hall Of Fame

Snubbed no longer! The Knicks great will be immortalized as a member of the 2013 class in September.

04/08/2013

Mike Piazza (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Piazza On Steroid Use: ‘I Don’t Understand What Part Of No People Don’t Understand’

“My denials in the book have been documented all the way back, I believe, to 1997,” Piazza said. “I just don’t understand what part of ‘no’ people don’t understand.”

02/14/2013

Bill Parcells (credit: George Rose/Getty Images)

Keidel: Bill Parcells, Hall Of Famer — The One Gig He Won’t Want To Leave

He got his monicker from a fictional fish that got no respect, but Bill Parcells got the ultimate nod on Saturday.

02/07/2013

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Keidel: No Apologies Left For Vanity-Driven A-Roid

Alex Rodriguez has become the disaster du jour — an endless loop of errors off-the-field that dwarf any gaffes on the diamond.

01/29/2013

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