Johnny Pesky

Derek Lowe (R) and pitching coach Larry Rothschild of the New York Yankees celebrate after defeating the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Silverman: Lowe Debut Was A Yankee High

Derek Lowe pitched four scoreless innings against the Texas Rangers on Monday in a performance that seemed to have little to do with reality.


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By The Numbers: Yogi Berra And Other True MLB Heroes

We use the word “hero” very easily and far too lightly. Yes, in a secondary way it can refer to someone who is admired for outstanding qualities or achievements.