1919 World Series

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First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Pete Rose's Unforgivable Gamble

I have taught a variety of sports law courses in the past seven years. Every semester, when my lecture turns to sports gambling, I get some form of this question:“But what about Pete Rose? He only bet on his team to win. What’s wrong with that?”The gist ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

The lost season

THE MOST shameful episode in baseball history was, of course, the Black Sox Scandal, in which fans learned that players and gamblers conspired to fix the 1919 World Series.Running a close second has to be the work stoppage of 1994. On Aug. 11, 20 years ... [Published Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

LaSalle Hotel Properties completes renovations of 934-room Park Central Hotel New York

Exterior view of Park Central Hotel, Seventh Avenue at 55th Street, New York, NYPark Central's grand scale lobby, bar and dining areaWestHouse Hotel lobbyNew York, NY The historic 25-story Park Central Hotel New York, 870 Seventh Ave. between 55th and ... [Published New York Real Estate Journal - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Trivia Times August 2, 2014 edition

12:43 amThe big story today is the signing of the Declaration of IndependenceOn this day in 1776, members of Congress affix their signatures to an enlarged copy of the Declaration of Independence.Fifty-six congressional delegates in total signed the document, ... [Published Shore News Today - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Arnold Rothstein, dark genius of the mob

BY Arnold RothsteinKnown by many names — A. R., Mr. Big, The Fixer, The Big Bankroll, The Man Uptown, and The Brain — Arnold Rothstein seemed more myth than man. He was the inspiration for Meyer Wolfsheim in The Great Gatsby , and Nathan Detroit in Guys ... [Published TruTV.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Just 500 Illinois jobs? Say it ain't so, Pat, Mike and Pat

"Say it ain't so!"When Shoeless Joe Jackson was charged with throwing the 1919 World Series for the Chicago White Sox, an idolizing young fan asked Jackson to deny the charge, pleading "Say it ain't so, Joe!"Well The Dispatch on July 5 published a chart ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Let. Him. In.

It’s been 25 years since Pete Rose’s lifetime ban came down from Major League Baseball. Now is the time to lift Rose’s ban and let him into the Hall of Fame.Rose is a legend for two reasons: he is arguably the best player of all-time owning multiple MLB ... [Published Covington News - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Shock: Ghana Soccer Team Accused of Game Fixing

In a controversy reminiscent of American baseball's Black Sox Scandal, an investigation raises accusations that the Ghana soccer team has engaged in an international conspiracy to fix games in cooperation with a ring of corrupted game officials. ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 23 2014]
First reported May 08 2014 - Updated May 09 2014 - 1 reports

Mariano Rivera bad mouths former Yankees teammate Robinson Cano

Legendary closer questions slugger's passion for gameVintage 1919 World Series footage unearthedBad British Baseball Commentary Continue reading... ... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - May 08 2014]
First reported May 05 2014 - Updated May 05 2014 - 1 reports

Baseball history unearthed: Rare footage of infamous 1919 ‘Black Sox’ World Series found in Yukon permafrost

Nearly 40 years after excavators stumbled upon a treasure trove of long-lost films buried in the Yukon permafrost, the collection has just yielded its latest secret: Extremely rare footage of the infamous 1919 World Series. Known to baseball historians ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 05 2014]
First reported May 02 2014 - Updated May 02 2014 - 1 reports

Deadspin Watch Rare Footage Of The Black Sox Throwing The 1919 World Series | io9 Spider Evolution S

Deadspin Watch Rare Footage Of The Black Sox Throwing The 1919 World Series | io9 Spider Evolution Should Make You Even More Terrified Of Spiders | Jalopnik Should Toyota's LBGT Employees Be Worried About Moving To Texas? | Lifehacker The Best ... [Published Kotaku - May 02 2014]

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...energy concerns and modernization a priority was important despite having to work around the many historic, architectural and design elements. "Everyone had a vision for how they wanted the rooms to look and function. Our job was to meld those visions with the functioning aspects of a modern hotel room" said Romano
Exactly one month before the signing of the document, Congress had accepted a resolution put forward by Richard Henry Lee that stated "Resolved: That these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be free and independent States, that they are absolved from all allegiance to the BritishBritish Crown, and that all political connection between them and the State of Great Britain is, and ought to be, totally dissolved."
Clarke went on to say, "And contrary to common belief, the underworld is inhabited exclusively by human beings. My picture of Rothstein physically is simply of a quiet, medium-sized man, inconspicuously dressed, in this restaurant or that, in this courtroom or that, or strolling on a sidewalk with a friend, frequently reaching down to snap the garter on his sock, his ready laughter revealing those white, even, artificial teeth, hardly whiter than his pallid skin, which was like a woman's."
The GFA rushed out a statement asking police to step in and investigate the allegations and pledged that, "We wish to assure the public that we will not tolerate such misrepresentations and we will seek strong sanctions against such individuals if such claims are found to be true."

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Pete Rose's Unforgivable Gamble [Published Atlantic Monthly - 19 hours ago]
The lost season [Published Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Aug 18 2014]
LaSalle Hotel Properties completes renovations ... [Published New York Real Estate Journal - Aug 12 2014]
Trivia Times August 2, 2014 edition [Published Shore News Today - Aug 02 2014]
Arnold Rothstein, dark genius of the mob [Published TruTV.com - Jul 30 2014]
Letter: Just 500 Illinois jobs? Say it ain't so... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Jul 22 2014]
Let. Him. In. [Published Covington News - Jul 20 2014]
Shock: Ghana Soccer Team Accused of Game Fixing [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 23 2014]
Mariano Rivera bad mouths former Yankees teamma... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - May 08 2014]
Baseball history unearthed: Rare footage of inf... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 05 2014]
Deadspin Watch Rare Footage Of The Black Sox Th... [Published Kotaku - May 02 2014]
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Shock: Ghana Soccer Team Accused of Game Fixing [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 23 2014]
In a controversy reminiscent of American baseball's Black Sox Scandal, an investigation raises accusations that the Ghana soccer team has engaged in an international conspiracy to fix games in cooperation with a ring of corrupted game officials. ...
Baseball history unearthed: Rare footage of inf... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 05 2014]
Nearly 40 years after excavators stumbled upon a treasure trove of long-lost films buried in the Yukon permafrost, the collection has just yielded its latest secret: Extremely rare footage of the infamous 1919 World Series. Known to baseball historians ...
Deadspin Watch Rare Footage Of The Black Sox Th... [Published Kotaku - May 02 2014]
Deadspin Watch Rare Footage Of The Black Sox Throwing The 1919 World Series | io9 Spider Evolution Should Make You Even More Terrified Of Spiders | Jalopnik Should Toyota's LBGT Employees Be Worried About Moving To Texas? | Lifehacker The Best ...
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