johnny damon

November 04, 2009 - 9:37 am
After stealing second base on Sunday, Johnny Damon looked up and saw that third was also uncovered and took off, stealing it as well. It was a heads up play by Damon and a costly mistake by the Phillies, who had mounted a dramatic comeback to tie the game in a game that would have tied the series,...
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November 02, 2009 - 2:57 pm
One can only imagine the intensity of emotions that ran through Ricky Bobby's head before he made his return to NASCAR to race in the Talladega 500. Revving his engine while sitting in a car with a cougar painted across the hood, Ricky Bobby's return to the racing world was greeted by a mixture of...
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July 01, 2009 - 10:06 am
Reymond Fuentes, the high school outfielder from Puerto Rico whom the Red Sox selected in the first round of this year's draft, has agreed to terms with the Red Sox on a signing bonus of approximately $1.13 million. Fuentes has already passed a physical and drug test, and his signing will become...
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June 10, 2009 - 3:26 pm
You look at the numbers and marvel at the show that Johnny Damon is putting on as he prepares for free agency. Damon is 35, but his numbers suggest that he is someone with plenty in the tank. He entered tonight hitting .294 with a .367 OBP -- marks largely in line with his career totals -- but with...
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Mike Petraglia
June 09, 2009 - 8:43 pm
Johnny Damon sounded more hopeful than optimistic. Funny to hear from a veteran on a Yankee team that was in sole possession of first place in the A.L. East, heading into Fenway Park before Tuesday night's game against the Red Sox . Then the Yankees , behind their $82.5 million dollar pitcher A.J...
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Mike Petraglia
April 24, 2009 - 9:50 pm
When the best closer in the history of baseball blows a game like he did Friday night at Fenway Park , every little detail is examined as a potential explanation. Like Mariano Rivera entering the game in the bottom of the eighth with Jacoby Ellsbury on first and two out and already a strike on...
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Chris Price
February 18, 2009 - 4:45 am
First, Allen Iverson's tats magically disappeared in an issue of Hoop Magazine. Now, SI has decided to do the same to Danica Patrick. Not that we were paying that close attention, or anything. Really. In the wake of yesterday's A-Rod press conference, there were some interesting quotes, but it was...
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August 26, 2008 - 1:18 pm
Tonight marks the first game between the Red Sox and Yankees since the trade of Manny Ramirez to the Dodgers. Obviously, the left fielder was not forgotten. Prior to the game, as Kevin Youkilis concluded an autograph-signing session for fans in New York, a kid in a Yankees cap asked, "Do you miss...
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