The 'Greatest play in MLB history' quiz

On this date 63 years ago, in the eighth inning of the first game of the 1954 World Series, Cleveland Indians first baseman Vic Wertz swatted a baseball to the deepest part of the infamously cavernous Polo Grounds. It was there that Willie Mays, just 23 at the time, somehow ran the ball down and hauled it in over his shoulder to make one of the greatest, if not, THE greatest defensive...
September 29, 2017  |  Discuss

Marlins reassign 3B coach Brett Butler

PITTSBURGH (AP) The coaching shuffle with the Miami Marlins rolls on. A week after firing Mike Redmond and replacing him with Dan Jennings, the Marlins reassigned third base coach Brett Butler on Tuesday and replaced him with assistant hitting coach Lenny Harris. Butler will now work in the dugout and serve as the outfield and base-running coach. Jennings called any concerns over...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Today in Tribe History: August 28, 1983

The Indians trade pitcher Len Barker to the Braves for Rick Behenna, cash, and two players to be named later. The two turn out to be outfielder Brett Butler and third baseman Brook Jacoby.
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August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

All-Time Indians: Brett Butler

Name: Brett Morgan Butler     Position: Center Field       Tribe Time: 1984-1987           Number: 2               ...
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January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Card of the Week: 1995 Brett Butler

1995 SCORE SELECT BRETT BUTLER It’s easy to forget that Brett Butler played for the Mets. As far as life mysteries goes, it ranks right up there with what I’m doing with a complete set of 1995 Score Select cards. Perhaps it was won as a door prize at an auction I went to or maybe someone sent them to me by mistake and didn’t want to pay for the return postage. My strong preference...
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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