September 2 – 8 | Show # 917
A nearly unanimous first-ballot Hall of Famer, Rickey is the all-time MLB stolen base champion, and single season champion with 130. Rickey also scored the most runs in MLB history and slugged the most lead-off home runs, eighty-one.
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August 19 – August 25 | Show #915
A high school valedictorian, Johnny was a fourteen-time All-Star for the Big Red Machine, first-ballot Hall of Famer and the greatest catcher of All-time, as voted by ESPN.
The National League Rookie of the Year in 1968, Johnny won ten Gold Gloves and hit 389 home runs; all for the Cincinnati Reds.
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July 29 – August 4 | Show #912
One of the great college players of all-time at USC, Fred started fast in the majors, becoming the only player to win The Rookie of the Year Award and AL MVP in the same season. Voted to the American League All-Star team, nine consecutive times, Fred hit the only Grand Slam in All-Star Game history, leading to his MVP crown in the 1983 Game. A four-time Gold Glover, Fred Lynn is one of the greatest center-fielders of all-time.
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July 22 – July 28 | Show # 911
3,000 hit man, Hall of Famer, twelve-time All-Star and seven-time Gold Glover, Dave starred as a pitcher at the University of Minnesota.
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April 29 – May 5 | Show #899
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This three-time World Series champion, Cy Young winner and four-time Gold Glove winner was also one of baseball’s signature personalities for three decades.
April 22-28 | Show #898
This two-time World Series champion, nine-time consecutive Gold Glove winner, two-time Cy Young winner and NL MVP Bob Gibson is a first ballot Hall of Famer, named as the most fearsome pitcher of all-time. Gibson’s 1.12 ERA in the Cardinals 1968 Championship Season remains the hallmark season for Major League pitchers.
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April 15-21 | Show #896
Baseball’s greatest clutch performer, Goose recorded the final out, seven times, to clinch division, league and World Series titles, as a nine-time All-Star and three-time American League saves king.
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April 8-14 | Show #896
The author of “The Boys of Summer”, a New York Times Number One best-seller and widely acclaimed as the best baseball book of all-time, Roger kicks off the 2017 baseball season with memories of baseball’s icons.
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August 13 – 19 | Show #862
The five-time World Series Champion was the anchor to the Yankees devastating lineup, and a superb outfielder. He made five appearances as an All-Star and remains active as a popular TV sportscaster.
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July 30 – August 5 | Show #860
The three-time U.S. National Champion was the youngest U.S. gymnastics champion, ever, and one of the youngest to win Gold at the Summer Olympics. A best-selling author, Dominique is the mother to a fast-rising Olympic hopeful.
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