June 6th 2007, it just brings goosebumps to even write this...I remember that moment when Chris Pronger passed the Stanley Cup for me... there's no words to describe the feeling, 15 years I was waiting to get even a chance... so much work so many hours so many dreams. Now finally you have it in your arms, it's something I'm never going to forget.... after that I thought my career was over, I thought there is no motivation in the world that could bring me back - I was wrong... 6 months…
In this photo, New York Yankees center fielder Mickey Mantle and San Francisco Giants center fielder Willie Mays chat before Game 1 of the 1962 World Series. It was the first World Series game ever played at Candlestick Park in San Francisco.
Roberto Clemente Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game
Larry Bird shoots over Caldwell Jones and Julius Erving during a 1981 Boston-Philadelphia game. The depleted Celtics could use Bird tonight when they take on the Heat. Boston needs one win to secure a trip to the NBA Finals. where they’d face Oklahoma City. (Manny Millan/SI) ROSENBERG: Everything on the line for Heat tonight against CelticsVIDEO: Time to break up Big Three if the Heat lose on Thursday?GALLERY: Classic Photos of Larry Bird | Julius Erving
Ejemplo de humildad, tesón, compromiso y solidaridad. Llevo el nombre de nuestra hermosa isla por mundo y se le reconoció lo grande como Pelotero de Grandes Ligas y sobretodo, lo extraordinario como ser humano. Aunque el mundo lo recuerda y lo homenajea aun en estos tiempos, hoy los boricuas recuerdan su hazaña un día como hoy. Fue y será el más grande! Orgullo Boricua :)
Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays: The best rivalry of baseball’s golden age
Mickey Mantle with Willie Mays. -- Who was better: Mantle or Mays? Fifty years after their rookie season, we're still debating it. ~Allen Barra
Willie Mays Hank Aaron -- We Play Ball! // ALifeSettlement.com
TEAM: 1903 New York Americans - The Yankees before they were called the Yankees. (Colorized photo). Blue uniforms.