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The day the Atlanta Braves signed Satchel Paige so he could get his MLB pension

Satchel Paige reached out to the 20 Major League Baseball teams about the prospect of joining them in 1968. The 62-year-old pitcher needed only 158 days on an a…

Music | Music

The 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Are an Insult

All I’m asking is that “The” Rock and Roll Hall of Fame try to know a little bit more about their subject, or just change their damn name.

Sports | NFL

NFL, ESPN and Hall of Fame scramble after game cancellation

Folks turned on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, expecting to see football for the first time since the Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50. Instead, they saw Chris Berman and his pregame show gang filling time. The Hall of Fame game was canceled due to unsafe f

Sports | NFL

Hall of Fame game canceled due to field concerns

The Hall of Fame game between the Packers and Colts has been canceled due to poor field conditions. NFL Media's Steve Wyche reports that the midfield logo was painted and it was slick and hard, according to several team officials.

Sports | MLB

Ken Griffey Jr., Mike Piazza elected to Baseball Hall of Fame | Big League Stew - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Griffey gets 99.3 percent of the vote. Piazza gets 83 percent. Next on the list were Jeff Bagwell at 71.6 percent and Tim Raines at 69.8 percent.

Sports | NFL

Charles Woodson will retire, so start the Hall of Fame clock | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Charles Woodson is the type of player who shouldn't even have to wait five years for his call to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He's in a special class.

Sports | My Sporting News

Pete Rose remains in sad situation of his own making - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: MLB commissioner Rob Manfred’s rejection of Rose’s application for reinstatement might be the biggest indicator that the all-time hits leader doesn’t get it.

Sports | MLB

Pete Rose's plea for reinstatement rejected by Rob Manfred - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: CINCINNATI (AP) -- - Pete Rose's application for reinstatement to baseball was rejected Monday by Commissioner Rob Manfred, who concluded the career hits leader continued to gamble even while trying to end his lifetime ban and would be

Entertainment | Entertain Me

Here are your 2016 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame nominees

In recent years, the Rock And Rock Hall Of Fame And Museum has made a push to diversify and acknowledge the breadth of musical variety that has influenced and been influenced by the history of rock and roll. Of course, calling this progress “baby steps�

Sports | MLB

Report: Pete Rose bet on baseball games as a player

A new report suggests legendary Red Pete Rose may have bet on games as a player.

Sports | My Sporting News

Yogi Berra at 90: Quips and quotes from a Yankees icon

Yogi Berra turns 90 today, and for readers there is a gift: rarely heard "Yogi-isms," the inimitable quotations that turned Berra, a Hall of Fame catcher for the New York Yankees, into an American icon.

Sports | NFL

2015 NFL Hall of Fame class: Bettis, Brown, Haley, Seau elected

On the eve of Super Bowl 49, the Pro Football Hall of Fame announced that Jerome Bettis, Junior Seau, Charles Haley, Tim Brown, Jerome Bettis, Will Shields, Bill Polian, Ron Wolf, Mick Tinglehoff are all headed to Canton.

News | Interesting Stories

Cubs legend Ernie Banks dies at 83

View the Cubs legend Ernie Banks dies at 83 photo gallery on Yahoo Sports. Find more news related pictures in our photo galleries.

Sports | MLB

Baseball Hall of Fame voters elect four: Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz, Craig Biggio | Big League Stew - Ya

From Yahoo Sports: Mike Piazza missed the cut as baseball writers elect their largest class since 1955.

Sports | Sports

The 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Inductees: Heads of the Class

There are few topics that get baseball fans more riled up than the question of who should or should not be in the Hall of Fame. People tend to take th

Sports | College Football

Late Tide LB Thomas makes College Hall

Late Alabama linebacker Derrick Thomas has been elected to the College Football Hall of Fame, highlighting a class of 14 players that also includes LaDainian Tomlinson, Sterling Sharpe and Tony Boselli. Thomas was one of the Hall of Fame's most obvio

Sports | Sports

Greg Maddux Is A Hall Of Famer

Congratulations to the former Cub (and Brave), who is among the newest members of baseball's Hall of Fame.