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Classic Yankees: Sparky Lyle

Just before the 1972 season, the Yankees traded Danny Cater and a player to be named later (June, Mario Guerrero) to the Red Sox. Much like the Babe Ruth and Red Ruffing deals, the Yanks made out with the person … Continue reading

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The Bronx Zoo – A Book Review

The Book: The Bronx Zoo The Author: Sparky Lyle and Peter Golenbock Rating: Must Read, 5-out-of-5 This book is essentially Sparky Lyle‘s diary of the 1978 season and it’s written in the style started by Jim Bouton‘s Ball Four. Personally … Continue reading

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