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ARLINGTON, Texas, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ --Ryan Dant wasn't supposed to be a 22-year-old. Or an 18-year-old.
LAS VEGAS, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- When was the last time that you and two of your buddies got to tee off with a future Baseball Hall of Famer on an elite golf course in fabulous Las Vegas? Now is your chance as legendary major league pitcher Greg Maddux offers a once-in-a-lifetime golf trip to America's fun capital.
EXTON, Pa., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Phillies stars Cliff Lee and Shane Victorino will headline the 103rd Philadelphia Sportscard & Memorabilia show.
The San Francisco Giants have lost future Hall of Fame southpaw Randy Johnson until September due to a partially torn rotator cuff. Johnson, 45, has been moved from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list and can be activated no earlier than Sept.
The Atlanta Braves retired the uniform No. 31 of four-time Cy Young Award winner Greg Maddux prior to Friday night's meeting with the New York Mets. Maddux, 43, became the sixth player to have his number retired by the Braves.
Former Atlanta pitcher Tom Glavine will reportedly sit out the rest of the 2009 season, but does not plan to announce his retirement. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Friday that Glavine sent a text message saying he would not sign with any team until next season. Glavine, 43, was recently released by the Braves, who would have had to pay him a $1 million bonus if he had remained on the major league roster.
Randy Johnson allowed two hits through six innings Thursday, becoming the 24th pitcher to win 300 games in San Francisco's 5-1 victory over Washington. Johnson's milestone victory came in the first game of a doubleheader. The five-time Cy Young Award winner allowed only one baserunner through the first four innings -- a one-out walk to Nick Johnson in the fourth -- and left the game with a 2-1 lead.
The scheduled game between Washington and San Francisco was postponed by rain Wednesday, delaying Randy Johnson's bid for his 300th victory. The game was finally called shortly before 11 p.m.
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