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  New York Yankees - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Louis Cardinals and the Athletics are tied for second with nine World Series victories each, and the Dodgers are second in World Series appearances with eighteen; eleven of those eighteen appearances have been against the Yankees, where the Dodgers have gone 3-8 against them.
Stengel was blamed for the World Series loss for failing to start his ace, Ford, three times in the Series, and was replaced as manager with Ralph Houk prior to the 1961 season.
By reaching the Series for a fourth straight year, the 1998-2001 Yankees joined the 1921-1924 New York Giants, and the Yankee teams of '36-'39, '49-'53, '55-'58 and '60-'64 as the only dynasties to reach at least four straight World Series.
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 13g clay poker chips - 1998 world series of poker
Moving all in, there 1998 world series of poker is a good chance everyone will fold (this is actually what you want) and if you are called you will still win half the time.
1998 world series of poker i didn't want him leaving E Block the way he was now, sweaty and dishevelled, with the red print of my hand still on his cheek.
1998 world series of poker there were about fifty of them, all, as far as he could see, wearing plum-coloured robes with an elaborately worked silver 'W on the left-hand side of the chest and all staring down their noses at him, some with very austere expressions, others looks of frank curiosity.
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 1998 World Series - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1998 World Series matched the New York Yankees against the San Fransisco Giants, marking the first time the Yankees had ever faced an expansion team in the Series.
Both the 1998 and 1999 series were won by the Yankees.
With 114 regular season wins, the Yankees became the first team with the best major league winning record to win the World Series since the Chicago Cubs did it in 1908 when they won 116 regular season games, and went to beat the Detroit Tigers in the World Series.
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 Major League Baseball 1998 | World Series
The World Series began in 1903 when Pittsburgh of the older National League (founded in 1876) invited Boston of the American League (founded in 1901) to play a best-of-9 game series to determine which of the two league champions was the best.
Giants' owner John T. Brush and his manager John McGraw both despised AL president Ban Johnson and considered the junior circuit to be a minor league.
After surviving two world wars and an earthquake in 1989, the World Series was cancelled for only the second time in 1994 when the players went out on strike August 12 to protest the owners' call for revenue sharing and a salary cap.
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 1998 World Series by Baseball Almanac
In 1998, the perennial champion New York Yankees set a new standard for excellence in baseball outplaying the 1927 franchise considered by most expert analysts as the greatest team ever to play the game.
Hitchcock (and three relievers) were given the unenviable task of turning the Series around, but failed to overcome the power trio of Cone, Mendoza and Rivera who maintained the 5-4 advantage.
Brown and Pettitte went head-to-head for five innings, but the Padre pitcher stumbled in the fifth (for one) and the eighth (for two) before being pulled in favor of Dan Miceli and Myers.
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 Rawlings World Series Baseball, Major League Game Baseballs, MLB Balls
Before the birth of the World Series in 1903, there were other postseason championships that took place as early as 1884.
The first World Series, in 1903, was a best-of-nine affair arranged between the champions of the older National League (founded in 1876) and the American League.
World Series Baseballs are the perfect baseball for the serious sports collector.
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 The Sporting News: Baseball History of the World Series
Even during the World Series sweep and an 11-2 breeze through the postseason, rumors bubbled up, and weren't squelched, that Boston first baseman Mo Vaughn may be headed to New York via free agency this offseason.
In the World Series clincher against San Diego, for instance, they beat a series of high choppers into the ground for infield hits and scored their three runs on a groundout, a single and a sacrifice fly.
The.300 club The 1998 Yankees will go down as one of the best teams in baseball history, and their World Series sweep of the Padres was a fitting culmination to their record-setting season.
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 World Series of Poker 1998- Edward Norton Information Page
The actors are expected to participate in next week's no-limit Texas Hold 'em final of the 29th annual World Series of Poker.
This could refer to the WSOP Press Invitational which occured on Sunday, May 10, the day before the beginning of the World Championship, although Norton's name is not mentioned on the page that covered the event.
The Independent Film Channel's series "Split Screen" starts its third season (episode #21) with a segment on Matt Damon and Edward Norton partcipating in the World Series of Poker.
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 CNN/SI - 1998 MLB World Series
The New York Yankees' real World Series opponents were not the San Diego Padres, but rather the ghosts of great teams from the past, says Sports Illustrated's Tom Verducci.
A World Series sweep was clearly the fitting finish for a New York Yankees team that utterly dominated the season.
The New York Yankees appear to be getting serious about this best-team-in-baseball-history business, thrashing sloppy San Diego 9-3 in Game 2 Sunday night and threatening to make quick work of the Padres in the World Series.
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 World to end if Red Sox, Cubs face each other in ’98 World Series battle, By JEFF DINSKI,Thursday, October 1, 1998
No, it isn’t the threat of an impending strike that would cancel the World Series, nor is it a gambling scandal that could potentially implicate the entire Yankees pitching staff.
And if they are to meet in the World Series, it would be completely impossible for either team to win.
The meeting of the Cubs and the Red Sox in the World Series could not be anything but the seventh sign of the coming of the apocalypse.
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 QUALCOMM Press Center - QUALCOMM Stadium Set to Host 1998 World Series
1998 has been a "home run year" for QUALCOMM and QUALCOMM Stadium,with the hosting of Super Bowl XXXII in January, and now the World Series.This exciting milestone marks the first time in history that the Super Bowland the World Series have been held in the same stadium in the same year.
When San Diego last hosted the World Series in 1984, QUALCOMM was one yearaway from its formation.
Fans willsoon be able to use their digital phones to tap the Internet for the myriadstatistics that make baseball unique, from the batting average of thehitter at the plate versus lefties to how the "Babe" played in the 1920s.
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 World Series of Poker: The 1998 World Series of Poker will be.
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The 1998 World Series of Poker will be held at Binion's Horseshoe between April 17 and May 14, 1998.
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 World Series   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Growing up, the American dream for many boys was playing major league baseball and hitting the game winning home run in the final game of the World Series.
This dream is usually shattered for most when in their teen years the reality hits, that they're not an athlete and have no chance at a career in professional baseball.
There is however another World Series that anyone can participate in.
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 1998 World Events - Ask.com Web Search
Major Events 1998 Your chance to see what was in the news during the year that you were born...
Nineties (1990-1999) World Events Web Page, focusing on the world events of the past decade, top ten lists of everyone's favorite stuff.
This time, it was a World Cup classic, one of the best games in memory, won...
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 Authors -- Information and Resources about World Book Encyclopedia
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 Major League Baseball : World Series
The White Sox celebrate after finishing off the Astros to capture their World Series title.
World Series MVP Jermaine Dye snapped a 0-0 tie in the eighth with a two-out RBI single off Astros closer Brad Lidge, giving the White Sox their first title since 1917.
The adage says, home is where the heart is. But for the Astros, home is where the winning is, something they'll need to erase their 2-0 deficit.
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 1998 World Series Baseball with Stand from Great Balls of Wood
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 Former Bulldog Softball Standout Named Assistant Coach at Michigan State :: Four-time All-American and 1998 World ...
Four-time All-American and 1998 World Series MVP Amanda Scott is new pitching coach for Spartans.
Scott, who led Fresno State to the 1998 NCAA Championship, had a career record of 106-18 (.855) with 68 shutouts, 851 strikeouts and a 0.55 earned run average in 871.0innings pitched.
She was also twice named to the College World Series All-Tournament team, and was the MVP in 1998.
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 The Official 1998 Postseason Site of Major League Baseball - News
The defending American League champion Indians won the series 3-1 and moved into the American League Championship Series competition for the third time in four years.
Kenny Lofton then singled and took second on a single by Omar Vizquel, who was hitless (0-for-14) previously in the series.
Boston has not won the World Series championship since 1918.
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 National Baseball Hall of Fame - Press Releases 1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Artifacts from many of the star players and compelling graphics highlight this special exhibit, the first in a series to honor the current year's World Series champions.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will celebrate the start of the 1998 World Series with a special kick-off gala on Saturday, October 17, sponsored by P and C Food Market.
The evening's events will center around Game One of the 1998 Fall Classic, to be shown in two locations in the Museum, the 200-seat Grandstand Theater and the ever-popular Hall of Fame Gallery, which houses the plaques of all 237 Hall of Famers.
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 Yankee Stadium 1998 WORLD SERIES Panoramic Poster Print - New York Yankees vs. San Diego Padres - Everlasting Images ...
The Yankees are in the World Series after completing the finest regular season ever.
With this poster, you are transported back to that evening in New York, when the Bombers marched to a 2-0 lead in the series, on their way to a sweep over the San Diego Padres.
Like all prints in photographer Rob Arra's Everlasting Images series, every single detail is in perfect focus, and as you pan across the image you feel like you are at the event.
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 Track Down A Print Of New York Yankees 1998 World Series Champions Game 2 at Yankee Stadium By Rob Arra
New York Yankees 1998 World Series Champions-Game 2 at Yankee Stadium
With a record 25 World Series championships, the Yankees are the most successful franchise in baseball history.
New York Yankees last presence at the World Series was in 2003 where they lost to the Florida Marlins, 4 games to 2.
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 Great Moments: The Official Book of the 1998 World Series - Books & Textbooks for less at BuyBooksCheap.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
This is the 1998 edition of Woodford Press' highly popular Official Books of the World Series, which date back to 1992.
The 1998 edition will feature more than 300 photographs, analysis from a popular baseball commentator, and complete boxscores, all packaged in time for holiday gift-giving.
All baseball fans will revel in the color photographs of their favorite World Series heroes.
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 Shane Spencer Autographed Ball (1998 World Series, Under Logo)
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 1998 New York Yankees memorabilia
Official World Series Baseball autographed by Shane Spencer (New York Yankees 1998, 99, 2000 World Champion)
Official New York Yankees baseball jersey autographed by the 1998 World Champion New York Yankees
Official World Series baseball autographed by the World Champion 1998 New York Yankees
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 Rawlings WSBB-98 Official 1998 World Series Game Baseball - 19.35 - WSBB-98
This official and authentic baseball is identical to the ball used in the '98 World Series, October 17 - October 21.
The ball features the World Series logo in red, traditional red stitch, and the printed signature of Allan H. Selig, Commissioner of MLB.
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 World Series of Poker   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
After many long years Binion's has finally gotten their act together and has their own website for the World Series of Poker.
ConJelCo is proud to be your on-line source of information and news of past years of the World Series of Poker.
Click here for the 1998 World Series of Poker.
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