Stories tagged: Frank Thomas
Mon., July 28, 2014
Hall of Fame welcomes six new members
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy. Being enshrined in the …
Sun., July 27, 2014, 8:07 p.m.
Six added to Hall of Fame
Frank Thomas, pitchers Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux, and managers Bobby Cox, Joe Torre and Tony La Russa were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.
Sun., July 27, 2014
Big Hurt lives dream
When Frank Thomas was making a name for himself in the major leagues and drawing comparisons to all-time greats such as Ted Williams and Lou Gehrig, it was up to …
Tue., March 4, 2014
‘Big Hurt’ belongs
The first time Frank Thomas visited the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, he felt out of place. “I looked around – it was my first full year in …
Mon., Aug. 1, 2011
In brief: Bears sign Spencer, dump Kreutz
Football: Olin Kreutz’s 13-year run in Chicago is over after the Bears agreed to a two-year contract with former Seattle Seahawks center Chris Spencer on Sunday. A six-time Pro Bowl …