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Baseball great Willie McCovey dies at 80

Former San Francisco Giant slugger and one of Major League Baseball’s all-time greatest players, Willie McCovey, has died at the age of 80. Nicknamed ‘Mac,’ and ‘Stretch,’ McCovey played 22 seasons (mostly with the Giants but split time with the…

Baseball enters stretch drive

Labor Day marks the traditional end of summer, and the traditional beginning of pennant races in baseball. As we go into the second week of September, many intriguing storylines have emerged, and there is much drama yet to unfold. In…