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Hit and Run: St Patricks Day Edition

Good morning and Happy St. Patrick's Day BBD readers. When I was just a bit younger I often worked in the service industries in various bars and restaurants where St. Patrick's Day was just another work day. I didn't celebrate or get drunk in any way because it's a busy day when I was relied ...

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This Day in Yankees History

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December 15, 1980 - Continuing his trend of signing the biggest free agent stars on the market, George Steinbrenner and the Yankees make Dave Winfield the richest player in baseball when they signed him to a deal that ended up being worth $23 million over 10 years. Initially happy with the deal, Steinbrenner grew furious with ...

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