TODAY IN SPORTS HISTORY: End of an Era?

NEW YORK TIMES PHOENIX-The Yankees’ dynasty was about to be passed down intact, and all that was needed was three outs from Mariano Rivera, who had not failed in the postseason in 1,479 days. They had a 2‚1 lead tonight in the bottom of the ninth inning of Game...

WORLD SERIES HISTORY, 1912..BOSTON 4 NY GIANTS 3

1912 World Series Once again, the New York Giants stood atop the standings as the most dominant team in the National League. Still reeling from the devastating loss in the previous World Series, they managed to take comfort in the less-than stellar performance of...

WORLD SERIES HISTORY 1908…..CUBS VS. TIGERS

The fourth official World Series marked the third consecutive postseason championship appearance of the Chicago Cubs. After losing to their cross town rivals, the White Sox in 1906, the reigning National League champs made amends by sweeping Detroit in the 1907...