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Tough Guys: The Baddest Hombre to Ever Play Football at Every AAC School

Built Byrd Tough. The American Athletic Conference hasn’t been together long, but the schools in this conference have produced their share of tough guys. With a little research, I have compiled a list of the toughest guys to ever play football at all of the AAC schools. I ranked them too. Because that’s what I do. 12. USF: Bill Gramatica, Kicker (1998-2000): 11. East Carolina...

The other time the White Sox hit seven homers

It was in 1955, and the Sox managed to win that one. Quite handily. The White Sox tied a franchise record on Saturday by hitting seven home runs. The other time the Sox hit that mark, though, it sounded like a lot more fun. Back on April 23, 1955, the White Sox homered seven times en route to a 29-6 victory over the Kansas City Athletics at Municipal Stadium. It's kind of a weird...
Via South Side Sox
June 26, 2016

Walt Dropo, ’50 AL Rookie of the Year and Sox first baseman

STORRS, Conn. — Walt Dropo, who played 13 seasons in the majors and won the 1950 American League Rookie of the Year award with the Boston Red Sox , has died. He was 87.
Via Boston.com
December 19, 2010  |  Discuss

Dropo, 1950 AL ROY, passes away

Former Major Leaguer Walt Dropo, who won the 1950 American League Rookie of the Year Award while with the Red Sox, died on Friday, according to a statement released by the University of Connecticut. He was 87.
Via RedSox.com
December 18, 2010  |  Discuss

Former Red Sox first baseman Walt Dropo dies at 87

Walt Dropo, who played 13 seasons in the majors and won the 1950 American League Rookie of the Year award with the Boston Red Sox, has died. He was 87.
Via Boston.com
December 18, 2010  |  Discuss
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