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Today In Sports History for July 31

...presided over by Adolf Hitler.1945 - New York's Mel Ott hits his 500th home run in a 9-2 victory over the Boston Braves at the Polo Grounds. Only Babe Ruth with 714 and Jimmie Foxx with 527 have more.1972 - Nate Colbert of the San Diego Padres drives in...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-07-31/today-sports-history-july-31
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Today In Sports History for July 29

...Williamsville, N.Y.1956 - Cathy Cornelius wins a playoff over Barbara McIntyre to win the U.S. Women's Open.1957 - At Polo Grounds in New York, Floyd Patterson TKOs Tommy Jackson at 1:52 of 10th round to retain heavyweight title.1979 - Amy Alcott...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-07-29/today-sports-history-july-29
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Today In Sports History for July 10

...Jimmie Foxx, Al Simmons and Joe Cronin in succession, but the American League comes back to win the All-Star game 9-7 at the Polo Grounds.1936 - Philadelphia's Chuck Klein hits four home runs in a 9-6 10-inning victory over the Pirates at Pittsburgh's...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-07-10/today-sports-history-july-10
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Today In Sports History for June 18

...20¼ points. Notre Dame finishes second with 16¾ points.1941 - Joe Louis knocks out Billy Conn in the 13th round at the Polo Grounds in New York to retain the world heavyweight title.1960 - Arnold Palmer beats amateur Jack Nicklaus by two strokes to...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-06-18/today-sports-history-june-18
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Seager homers as Mariners shut down Giants

...straight home defeat. That's the longest in San Francisco history and worst since the club's 11-game skid at New York's Polo Grounds from Sept. 11-19, 1940.World Series champion San Francisco lost its fifth straight overall for its third losing...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-06-16/seager-homers-mariners-shut-down-gian
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Today in sports history

...Sarazen beats Walter Hagen 1 up to capture the PGA championship.1941 - Joe Louis knocks out Lou Nova in the sixth round at the Polo Grounds in New York to retain the world heavyweight title.1954 - Willie Mays makes his over-the-shoulder catch of Vic Wertz...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-09-29/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 26

...richest horse race. Fans of Victoire Pisa were in tears as the national anthem played. Many of the Japanese teams wore black polo shirts with the word "hope" on the sleeve alongside Japan's flag. On the back was the March 11 date of the earthquake and...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-26/today-sports-history-march-26
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Polo with a paddle: Kayak polo popular in Alaska

ANCHORAGE - Kayak polo is just what it sounds like: water polo played in kayaks. Teams of five-on-five zip around a pool chasing a water polo ball while trying not to flip in a tippy whitewater kayak. The sport is popular in Fairbanks and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110203/out_polo.shtml
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Today In Sports History

...presided over by Adolf Hitler.1945 - New York's Mel Ott hits his 500th home run in a 9-2 victory over the Boston Braves at the Polo Grounds. Only Babe Ruth with 714 and Jimmie Foxx with 527 have more.1972 - Nate Colbert of the San Diego Padres drives in...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-01/today-sports-history
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On This Date in Baseball

...Ruth had three hits, including his first major league home run when he connected off Jack Warhop of the New York Yankees at the Polo Grounds.1917 - Bob Groom of the Browns duplicated teammate Ernie Koob's feat of the previous day by pitching a 3-0 no-hit...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-05-06/date-baseball
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