Despite the fact that the movie (‘42’) is really cool right now and it’s going to bring a lot of attention (to Jackie Robinson), this is a story we try to tell every day here in Cooperstown.
We are excited for another great Memorial Day Tournament and expect almost 100 teams to participate. The Memorial Day Tournament is a fundraiser to benefit the three 12U teams that will travel to Cooperstown, N.Y. for a week long tournamentMore quotes »
Hal Goldsmith: Baseball pride of Southold
as he was known in Southold, will never make it into Cooperstown 's Baseball Hall of Fame . But his major league career gets a hometown hero's welcome starting Saturday at the Southold Historical Society."Hal Goldsmith: Early Baseball Photographs, 1916-1929" Read more »
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New York's Top Brewers Collaborate on Limited-Edition Beer
the exclusive exit gift for attendees of SAVOR: An American Craft Beer & Food Experience. The head brewers from Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown, N.Y., Saranac Brewery in Utica, and Brooklyn Brewery in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, met on May 20th in Brooklyn Brewery’s 5/22/13 from The Daily Meal Read more »
draft. July 12 Deadline for amateur draft picks to sign. July 16 All-Star game, Citi Field, New York. July 28 Hall of Fame induction, Cooperstown, N.Y. July 31 Last day to trade a player without securing waivers. Sept. 1 Active rosters expand to 40 players. 5/22/13 from Arkansas Online Read more »
Robinson, 76, not one to give up easily
AL MVP. During spring training in Florida in 1983, you could often see Robinson and the late George Kell together, both en route to Cooperstown, two Arkansas third basemen who could both field and hit. “They had Kell, Al Kaline and me make some speeches in from Arkansas Online Read more »
Chittenango's Michael McIntosh places fourth in New York State Junior PGA Championship
>> Chittenango junior Michael McIntosh recently competed in the New York State Junior PGA Championship at Leatherstocking Golf Course in Cooperstown. The junior, who finished in the top five points standing from last year’s CNY Jr. PGA Tour to qualify for from The Oneida Daily Dispatch Read more »
Has Ichiro Finally Reached the End of His Career?
Suzuki has had a Hall of Fame worthy career and he’s essentially a lock at this point to get a bust in Cooperstown. But while his production throughout his career is well known and widely recognized as some of the best stats baseball has ever seen, the New from Fansided Read more »