May 12, 2008
At age 93, longtime baseball executive Buzzie Bavasi. In 1939 Bavasi, a native
New Yorker, began working for the Brooklyn Dodgers as traveling secretary and
publicity director. He replaced Branch Rickey as...
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June 18, 1979 | William Nack
David Whiteley broke away from the crowd around the winner's circle at Belmont Park and slipped off alone, to the outer rail of the racetrack near the finish line. Minutes earlier, the 34-year-old trainer had sent...
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September 26, 1977 | William Leggett
With his fourth victory in as many years in the Woodward Stakes, Forego was once more the toast of the turf, silencing those who claimed he was all washed up