Willie McCovey Hall of Fame
Acceptance Speech

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Willie McCovey
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Willie McCovey, 1971 In January 1986, all of us at the Giants were thrilled, if not very surprised, when the Baseball Writers Association of America elected Giants great Willie McCovey to the National Baseball Hall...

A Giant Heave-Ho for
John Ashcroft

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old and new busch stadiums
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One stadium: not big enough for two of us. With all the talk in the news several years ago about whether former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft condoned torture of suspected terrorists or urged President...

Aftershocks of the
1989 World Series

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1989 earthquake candlestick park
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Candlestick Park: Oct. 17, 1989 The 6.9-magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake struck the Bay Area at 5:04 p.m., Tuesday, October 17, 1989, fifteen minutes before the start of Game 3 of the 1989 World Series between...