The 1980s featured several prominent rookie power hitters, with many of those home run hitters debuting in the latter half of the decade. This article will explore MLB's top 10 rookie home run hitters of the 1980s.
The ACC is coming off one of its worst NCAA Tournament performances in decades, and, while the conference does have 18 of the top 100 recruits signed and the potential to add more, only six of those rank in the top 45 prospects in the country, which represents a downturn in recruiting overall.
Having become a FIFA member in 2005, Comoros achieved its historic moment on Mar. 25, 2021, when it qualified for its first major tournament. In 2022, the Indian Ocean archipelago will be one of the 24 nations at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
The Kansas City Chiefs have been to the postseason 23 times, and a team can’t do that without strong play at the quarterback position. This article will count down the top five quarterbacks in Chiefs history.
Every knows of the more famous teammates of Michael Jordan such as Scottie Pippen and Dennis Rodman. Here are 10 players who you may not know were teammates of Michael Jordan.
Michael Jordan had a storied career and was a great individual player. However, he ran into many great teams in his career that took him to his limit.
The Cleveland Indians employed one of the best shortstops of all time from 1994 to 2002, but the history of Indians standouts at the position stretches back more than a century. This article will explore the 10 greatest shortstops in Cleveland Indians history.
The shortstop position has evolved quite a bit throughout history, and the top 10 to ever play the position span throughout every era of Major League Baseball. This article will count down the 10 best shortstops in MLB history, as well as look at the history of the position.
I’ve based my selections within this list on player’s ability and the impact they had for their team(s) whilst in the Premier League. That means the list isn’t purely based on the players longevity or team accolades, but rather their personal contribution and the legacy they left.
Throughout 60 seasons of play, the Los Angeles Angels have made quite a bit of history. This article will count down the 10 greatest seasons in Angels history.
Tommy Lasorda didn't teach Charlie Hough how to throw or how to master the knuckleball, but without the legendary manager's yearning, Hough's career may never have taken off—let alone lasted 25 seasons.
Members of the Baseball Hall of Fame hail from 40 of the 50 states in America, Puerto Rico, and eight foreign countries. But which state has the most baseball Hall of Famers? Read on to discover America's top 10 producers of Hall of Fame talent.
Home runs in baseball dipped during the 1940s, but there was quite the resurgence in the 1950s, especially from a pair of Brooklyn Dodgers teammates. In this article, I look back on the top 10 home run hitters in baseball during the 1950s.
The 1980s didn't have a lot of premier pitchers in terms of star power, but there were still plenty of hurlers who could strike out hitters at high rates. This article will count down Major League Baseball's 10 best strikeout pitchers of the 1980s.
Tom Dempsey was born with a partial right foot and a right hand that was missing four fingers. This never stopped him from becoming a player in the NFL. As a member of the New Orleans Saints, Dempsey kicked a game-winning field goal a distance of 63 yards. It was a record that stood for 43 years.
The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, won't erase the ugly parts of baseball's past to fit the view of revisionist history. Instead, the Hall of Fame is working to put history into context, while still remembering legends of the game who were not exactly perfectly politically correct.
In recent years, English football (soccer) fans has seen Liverpool FC succeed in the league and in European competition using the 4-3-3 formation. Let's analyse the tactical usage of the 4-3-3 formation by the team.
On December 23, 1972, the San Francisco Bay Area football teams suffered two of the most crushing defeats in NFL History. The effect of the losses sustained by the San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders on that day are still evident today.
A quarterback may run the offense, but even when a team has one of the best in the NFL, it doesn't guarantee a championship. Five Hall of Famers are joined by several other legends on this list of the 10 greatest quarterbacks never to win a Super Bowl.
The 1960s are most famous for the home run chase of 1961, but in a decade full of sluggers, the significance of the home run throughout the decade extends much farther. This article will count down the 10 best home run hitters of the 1960s.
Some of the greatest running backs in NFL history never had the privilege of winning a Super Bowl. In fact, many never even made an appearance in the championship game. This article will count down the top 10 running backs who never won a Super Bowl.
The 1970s was an exciting decade in baseball—and that was especially true surrounding the home run. Not only did Hank Aaron eclipse the all-time record for career home runs, many other players established themselves as premier power threats to create a decade full of notable home run hitters.
This article shares the author's opinion about why it may be a poor decision for NFL football players to be exempt from wearing masks during games. This article in no way indicates that any particular player or team has COVID, but all workers, including football players, have the potential.
The 1980s isn't known as the most powerful decade in baseball history, but there are plenty of sluggers from that time period worth remembering. This article will explore Major League Baseball's top 10 home run hitters of the 1980s.
The No. 9 spot in a baseball lineup traditionally is not reserved for one of the team's best hitters. Nevertheless, somebody has to fill in the final slot in every game. This article will explore the best No. 9 hitters in baseball history.
Throughout history, executives for the Cleveland Indians have possessed a knack for making the most out of trades. Going all the way back to the 1910s, lopsided trades can be found falling into Cleveland's favor. In this article, I'll explore the 10 greatest trades the Indians ever made.
They say heroes are made in baseball"s postseason, but some of the greatest players in Major League history have also been the victim of the final out in a World Series. This article counts down the 10 best players to make the final out of a World Series.
Throughout a 120-year history, the Cleveland Indians have recorded plenty of exciting seasons. With selections found among the 65 winning seasons and 15 playoff appearances in team history, this article will pick out the 10 greatest seasons in franchise history.
NBA players make mistakes like the rest of us, but there are times when things go too far. Here are 5 of the most despicable acts committed by NBA players.
The Cleveland Indians have had their fair share of power hitters throughout their 120-year history. Read on to discover the 10 most feared power hitters in franchise history.
Through his 15-year career, Michael Jordan was one of the most dominant players in the league. He had some tough rivalries along the way.
Are you trying to decide between a polycarbonate basketball backboard and an acrylic basketball backboard? Find out more about the similarities and differences here.
Baseball is one of the most popular sports in the US. Here is an explanation of how the game works.
There are well over 100 minor league ballparks strewn across the United States. What if you could only visit ten of them?