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OTD: BONDS PASSES RUTH

MAY 28, 2006

Barry Bonds hits 715th home run

1:29

TIM KURKJIAN'S BASEBALL FIX

There was Mariano Rivera, and there was everybody else

Mariano Rivera was the greatest closer ever. The gap between him and the second-best closer isn't even close. And to think, the Yankees weren't really sure what to do with him when they first got him.

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Kurkjian breaks down Rivera's dominance

1:37

MLB'S PROPOSAL

Is MLB's proposal the first step to playing ball in 2020 -- or the beginning of the end?

The owners' opening pitch was a swing-and-miss with the players, raising real doubt about MLB's potential return.

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MLB PROJECTIONS

Will anyone hit .400? What stats for an 82-game season could look like

We look at how much the oddities of a shortened schedule will impact the stats we've grown accustomed to seeing.

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WAIT ... WHAT JUST HAPPENED?

This home run is so absurd you have to see it to believe it

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End of an era?

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  • Has the coronavirus ruined the high-five?

    The celebration has been part of sports for more than 40 years. But with athletes rethinking distancing during the coronavirus pandemic, even the high-five's originator, Dusty Baker, is saying it's time to move on.