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  1. Bill Mazeroski

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  2. Steve Wulf on Chuck Goggin

    Steve Wulf

    U.S. Marine Chuck Goggin won a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart in Vietnam and then went on to play part of three seasons for the Pirates, Braves and Red Sox, Steve Wulf writes.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2013
  3. Bill Mazeroski memorabilia sale rakes in $1.7 million

    The uniform that Bill Mazeroski wore when he hit a walk-off home run for the Pittsburgh Pirates during the final game of the 1960 World Series has a new owner after an auction of the Hall of Famer's memorabilia.

    Story | Conversation | November 09, 2013
  4. The greatest home run of all time

    David Schoenfield

    Today's the 25th anniversary of Kirk Gibson's dramatic home run in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series, one of the most famous home runs in baseball history. Arash Markazi has an excellent oral history of the events leading up to Gibson's pinch-hit theat...

    Blog | October 15, 2013
  5. Yearbook, Oct. 13: Bill Mazeroski's blast

    Patrick Dorsey

    Oct. 13, 1960: Some called him "The Glove," but Bill Mazeroski did more than field the ball. You might have heard of one such occurrence: on this day 52 years ago, when the Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman took a 1-0 pitch from Ralph Terry, with the...

    Blog | October 13, 2012
  6. The one baseball game you'd most like to go back in time to see

    Jim Caple

    You've got a time machine and a baseball jones. What one game in major league history would you travel back in time to watch live and in person?

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2012
  7. A history of World Series Game 7

    David Schoenfield

    There have been 35 Game 7s played in the World Series. They provide many of the most indelible moments in the sport's long history: Bill Mazeroski's home run, Jack Morris' shutout, Luis Gonzalez's blooper, Joaquin Andujar going nuts. Now we have 3...

    Blog | October 28, 2011
  8. 2011 World Series: St. Louis Cardinals' miscommunication leads to...

    Jayson Stark

    After defeating the Cardinals 4-2 in one of the weirdest games in World Series history, the Rangers sit just one win from their first title.

    Story | Conversation | October 24, 2011
  9. Ranking all 42 postseason walk-off HRs

    David Schoenfield

    There have been 2,208 home runs hit in the history of postseason baseball; 42 of those were walk-off home runs, including Nelson Cruz's grand slam on Monday for the Rangers. Only two players have done it more than once. Not surprisingly, the Yankees ...

    Blog | October 11, 2011
  10. Bill Mazeroski misses 1960 World Series film unveiling due to ill...

    Hall of Famer Bill Mazeroski was unable to attend the first public screening of the 1960 World Series Game 7 telecast due to an undisclosed illness.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2010
  11. Ranking most valuable World Series HRs

    Alok Pattani

    Getty Images Bill Mazeroski's home run in Game 7 of the 1960 World Series might be the most famous homer in the Fall Classic. But by statistical evaluation, another home run from that game is more valuable. Fifty years ago this month, a Pittsb...

    Blog | October 29, 2010
  12. This Day In Sports: Maz Walks Off

    AP Photo Back in 1960, fans got to run the base paths with their favorite players. October 13, 1960: With the series tied 3-3, the Yankees and Pirates head to Game 7 on the 1960 World Series from Forbes Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Fresh of...

    Blog | October 13, 2010
  13. 1960 World Series Game 7: The greatest game ever played

    David Schoenfield

    It's been 50 years since Bill Mazeroski hit one of the most dramatic home runs in baseball history. But there was much more to Game 7.

    Story | Conversation | October 13, 2010
  14. Film of 1960 World Series found in Crosby's cellar

    Found in Bing Crosby's wine cellar was film of the deciding Game 7 of the 1960 World Series, in which Pirates second baseman Bill Mazeroski hit a game-ending homer to beat the Yankees, that was thought to be lost forever.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2010
  15. Pittsburgh Pirates unveil statue of Bill Mazeroski, 1960 World Se...

    Bill Mazeroski, an elite fielder made it to the Hall of Fame because of his many Gold Gloves, now has a bronze statue honoring his most memorable swing of the bat.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2010
  16. Friday mailblog

    Heather Dinich

    Step into my office, it's casual Friday ... Jim from Newark writes: HD, in your most recent video, did I notice a Washington State thing on your wall? HD: Nope. The only thing on my walls are photos of Bill Mazeroski, Forbes Field, the Immacula...

    Blog | February 19, 2010
  17. Hall of Famer Bill Mazeroski touched as statue replica unveiled

    Hall of Famer Bill Mazeroski soon will be able to walk down Mazeroski Way on Pittsburgh's North Side and see a statue twice his size depicting him hitting one of baseball's most famous homers.

    Story | Conversation | January 29, 2010