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  Bill Skowron | BaseballLibrary.com
When Skowron homered in the 14th inning on April 22, 1959, the Yankees and Senators set the AL record for the longest game to end 1-0 on a home run.
Skowron's arm is broken in two places and he is out for the rest of the season.
Skowron's follows a Berra blast with his 2nd homer in the 8th but Cleveland answers with two in the bottom of the 8th for an 11—8 lead.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/S/Skowron_Bill.stm   (1536 words)

  
 Tracking down the Moose: former slugger Bill Skowron looks back on a storied big league career Baseball Digest - Find ...
Skowron was nicknamed Moose when his grandfather gave him a short haircut as a kid and his friends thought he looked like Italian dictator Benito Mussolini.
Skowron has the face of a boxer, but fighting never was part of his life.
Skowron was to have been Purdue's right halfback with quarterback Dale Samuels, who went there on Skowron's recommendation, but signed with the Yankees for $25,000 and missed the Boilermakers' 1950 upset of Notre Dame to end the Irish's long winning streak.
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Skowron’s story began when he was a teen in the 1940s.
Skowron is the most important attraction at his place, Call Me Moose.
I was especially taken by the one of Skowron at a banquet with Joe DiMaggio and Roger Maris.
www.barflynews.com /reviews/call_me_moose.htm   (897 words)

  
 Baseball Digest: Former Major Leaguers Recall Players Who left Special Impression on Them - Interview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Skowron was reminiscing during a pre-season gathering of retired players who were on hand to enliven the annual Soxfest held in downtown Chicago for local fans.
Bill Melton, 54, a third baseman-DH who hit 20 or more homers in five of his ten seasons in the majors including 1971 when he slammed 33 for the White Sox to lead the league in the longball department.
BILL SKOWRON: "Mickey Mantle impressed me the most because he played all the time when he was hurt.
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 Purdue Athletic Director Red Mackey criticizes the Yankees for signing his 19-year-old star P/SS Bill Skowron, who was ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Skowron was born and raised in Chicago and went on to Purdue University to play football and baseball.
Skowron’s grandfather called him Mussolini as a joke, but it was later shortened to Moose.
Skowron's grand slam in Game 7 of the 1956 World Series is what he considers his greatest moment in the game, as well as his game-winner in Game 6 of the 1958 Fall Classic.
www.austintownball.com /MooseBio.htm   (314 words)

  
 Moose Skowron -- Found success in pinstripes
Skowron was a 5-time All-Star and finished 9th in the MVP voting in 1960.
Skowron was a kicker for Purdue when he, at the age of 19, he signed a contract with the Yankees in 1951.
In 1957, Skowron hit two pinch-hit grand slams during the season to set a major league record.
www.historicbaseball.com /players/s/skowron_moose.html   (263 words)

  
 Baseball Digest: Tracking down the Moose: former slugger Bill Skowron looks back on a storied big league career   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Skowron was nicknamed Moose when his grandfather gave him a short haircut as a kid and his friends thought he looked like Italian dictator Benito Mussolini.
Skowron has the face of a boxer, but fighting never was part of his life.
Skowron was to have been Purdue's right halfback with quarterback Dale Samuels, who went there on Skowron's recommendation, but signed with the Yankees for $25,000 and missed the Boilermakers' 1950 upset of Notre Dame to end the Irish's long winning streak.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0FCI/is_8_62/ai_104362925   (1525 words)

  
 Bill Skowron Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Bill Skowron was born on Thursday, December 18, 1930, in Chicago, Illinois.
Skowron was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 13, 1954, with the New York Yankees.
His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Bill Skowron baseball stats page.
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=skowrbi01   (280 words)

  
 East Hartford Gazette - News - 10/30/2003 - INSIDE SPORTS: Cipolla to return to Silkworms
YANKEE LEGEND BILL "MOOSE" SKOWRON SPEAKS AT WORLD SERIES CLUB: Typical of the solid players who made the New York Yankee teams of the 1950's and early 1960's champions was first baseman Bill "Moose" Skowron, season-opening speaker for the World Series Club of Hartford County, Monday, November 17, 2003, 6 p.m.
A former Purdue University football kicker, Skowron opted for a professional baseball career, breaking in with New York in 1954.
Part of the Dodger team that swept the Yankees in 1963, Skowron had 5 hits in 13 at bats, including a homerun against his old team.
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 Bill Skowron Books on Amazon.com
Bill Skowron made his Major League debut on 04-13-1954 with the New York Yankees.
Baseball Almanac is pleased to present all the Bill Skowron books currently listed on Amazon.com - the leading providing of online Bill Skowron books.
1951 Purdue University Yearbook (Bill Skowron, Hank Stram)
www.baseball-almanac.com /books/index.php?p=skowrbi01   (262 words)

  
 Bill Skowron - BR Bullpen
Bill Skowron, nicknamed "Moose", was a key part of top Yankee teams from 1954 to 1962.
After being traded by the Yankees to the Los Angeles Dodgers for Stan Williams, he played for five more years, mostly with the Chicago White Sox.
The most similar player, according to similarity scores, is his contemporary Bill White.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/Bill_Skowron   (346 words)

  
 Bill "Moose" Skowron Posters / Allposters Art Prints Posters Sports >   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Bill "Moose" Skowron Posters / Allposters Art Prints Posters Sports > Classic Sports > Baseball > Bill "Moose" Skowron / ALLPOSTERS.COM
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 Yankees salute Reggie but remember Williams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Former Yankees' first baseman Bill Skowron recalled that, in his rookie season of 1954, Williams borrowed a 36-ounce bat from him and used the borrowed bat to homer against the Yankees.
Skowron also remembered Williams telling him to stop trying to pull pitches on the outside of the plate.
He was generous with advice even with opposing players," said Skowron.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/news/archive/2002/07/06/sports1710EDT0463.DTL&type=printable   (257 words)

  
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Bill Skowron, Bobby Shantz, Harvey Kuenn and Al Kaline.
Skowron, Minoso, Fox Mantle, Tony Kubek, Earl Torgeson, Sammy Esposito and Donovan.
Bill Skowron blasts two homers, one a game-winning grand slam!
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 Online Sports Directory: Browse Players: Bill "Moose" Skowron
Clete Boyer, Tony Kubek, Bobby Richardson and Bill Skowron Autographed "1961 New York Yankees Infield" 16" x 20" Photograph (Unframed)
Clete Boyer, Tony Kubek, Bobby Richardson and Moose Skowron Autographed MLB Baseball with Positions and "N.Y. Yankee Infield 1961" Inscriptions
Clete Boyer, Tony Kubek, Bobby Richardson and Moose Skowron Autographed MLB Baseball with "N.Y. Yankee Infield 1961" Inscription
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 Augusta Georgia: sports@ugusta: Burgeoning players' pay angers ex-Yankees greats 2/28/97
Bill Skowron (left) and Hank Bauer, who visited American Legion Post 63 on Thursday, were part of the Yankee dynasty of the 1950s.
Skowron barely grossed $500,000 in his 14-year big league career.
At least Skowron and Bauer are among the lucky ones.
www.augustachronicle.com /stories/022897/spo_yank.html   (714 words)

  
 PSA - Topps Bill Virdon 170 Cardinals Psa
PSA - Topps Bill Virdon 170 Cardinals Psa
1952 Topps #403 Bill Miller PSA 4 - Yankees
1955 Topps #52 Bill Tremel PSA 8 (OC) 1956 Bill Wight (Orioles) PSA 7!
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 OOTP V2 REPORT
Bill Skowron sets a new season Team-Record for At-Bats with 48 !!!
Bill Skowron sets a new season Team-Record for At-Bats with 49 !!!
Bill Skowron sets a new season Team-Record for At-Bats with 66 !!!
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 Skowron ancestry
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 Bill Skowron Posters: "Bill 'Moose' Skowron" photograph and 2 more.
Bill Skowron Posters: "Bill 'Moose' Skowron" photograph and 2 more.
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 Rare Sports Films - Vintage Baseball Video Sports Auto Racing Events
In fact, over half of the games are against the Yanks, and most of the rest are against the Cleveland Indians.
With Jim Wilson in relief, Bill Skowron pinch-hits a grand slam homer to bring Yanks 6-4 comeback win!
Sox third baseman Bubba Phillips is the real hero of the game however, with a homer, plus game-winning hit in the last of the 11th, when never-say-die Sox come from behind after trailing in extra innings!
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 Bill "Moose" Skowron : Poster and Affisch Store   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Bill "Moose" Skowron : Poster and Affisch Store
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Total number of posters for category Skowron, Bill "Moose": 3
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 Bill Mint Items   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Bill Bass Jean Shorts sz 14 MINT CONDITION!
Buffalo Bills - "Buffalo Bill" Cody - G Mint
Bill Bell Franklin Mint Christmas CAT PLATE Noel Noel
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 Bill Skowron Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
My father always admired Moose's ability to hit any pitch, regardless of it's proximity to the strike zone.
And, Skowron was the 1b (my favorite position) on my favorite team, the 61' Yankees.
View Bill Skowron's uniforms at Dressed to the Nines
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 Sports Memorabilia from Antique Networking
Description:Jimmie Foxx and Lou Gehrig, original issue 1973 TCMA Ltd. A limited edition item that is hard to locate, there are many reprints in circulation.
Bill Dickey - TCMA Post Card 1973 Series - Free Shipping
Description:Bill Dickey, original issue 1973 TCMA Ltd. A limited edition item that is hard to locate, there are many reprints in circulation.
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 2K3IW053 - Bill Skowron, Johnny Blanchard, Hank Bauer, Bobby Richardson Autographed Jersey - Autographed Jerseys - ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Bill Skowron, Johnny Blanchard, Hank Bauer, Bobby Richardson Autographed Jersey
This jersey is authographed by four New York Yankee Greats, including Hank Bauer, Bill "Moose" Skowron, Bobby Richardson, and Johnny Blanchard.
Each player personalized their signature with their Yankee number on this gray away jersey.
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 Bill Skowron Bibliography | BaseballLibrary.com
The Baseball Index contains the following references for further reading material on Bill Skowron (1B 1954-67 Yankees, Dodgers, Senators, White Sox, Angels):
Bill Skowron: The Moose Finally Came Home by Vanderberg, Bob
Named people: Skowron, Bill; Higgins, Mike; Weiss, George
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/sabr/tbi/S/Skowron_Bill.tbi.stm   (1250 words)

  
 eBay - bill skowron, Cards, Autographs-Original items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
BILL "MOOSE" SKOWRON 04 FLEER YANKEE CLIPPINGS JERSEY 
1965 Topps 70 Bill Moose Skowron NEAR MINT NM 
BILL SKOWRON Upper Deck Yankees Classics Autograph NICE 
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 BILL SKOWRON NEW YORK YANKEES 1955 TOPPS *
BILL SKOWRON NEW YORK YANKEES 1955 TOPPS *
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1959 Bill Skowron - New York Yankees First Baseman
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 Bill 'Moose' Skowron Autographed Yankees 8x10 Photo at Hall Of Fame Memorabilia
Bill 'Moose' Skowron Autographed Yankees 8x10 Photo at Hall Of Fame Memorabilia
Authenticity: This item comes with a Certificate of Authenticity and matching hologram from Mounted Memories, guaranteeing the authenticity of this hand-signed autograph.
Bill "Moose" Skowron Autographed 8x10 Photo (Yankees B/W)
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 Program Cover Stories
The tournament was held June 30 and July 1, 1996, at Fargo's Edgewood Golf Course.
Celebrities included Bob Allison, Yogi Berra, John Blanchard, Bill Brown, Ryne Duren, Whitey Ford, Whitey Herzog, Ken Hunt, Harmon Killebrew, Tony Kubek, Don Larsen, Frank Quilici, Rich Reese, Dale Robertson, Mike Shannon, Roy Sievers, Bill "Moose" Skowron, Enos "Country" Slaughter, Warren Spahn and Ralph Terry.
The inaugural tournament was held June 25, 1984, at the Oxbow Country Club, Oxbow, N.D. Celebrities included Bob Allison, Whitey Ford, Ken Hunt, Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris and Bill "Moose" Skowron.
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