Willie Mays tells grads `You did the right thing.'
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- Willie Mays and Leo Durocher. Sorel, Nancy Caldwell // Atlantic (02769077);Jul93, Vol. 272 Issue 1, p63
Describes New York Giants manager Leo Durocher's first encounter with baseball player Willie Mays. Arrangement at the Minneapolis Miller's exhibition game; Mays' telephone call from Durocher; Victory of the Giants with Mays.
- Giant hug. // Jet;04/07/97, Vol. 91 Issue 20, p48
Presents a photograph of San Francisco Giant's Hall of Famer Willie Mays hugging two boys prior to a spring training game in Scottsdale, Arizona.
- Spring icon report. Angell, Roger // New Yorker;04/06/98, Vol. 74 Issue 7, p42
Focuses on retired baseball player Willie Mays, with reference to the reopening of baseball season in Florida, and Arizona. Background information on Mays; Information on various baseball games attended by Mays; Detailed information on Mays.
- Hall of Famer Willie Mays helped shape today's game. Gammons, Peter // Baseball Digest;Apr95, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p52
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- When Willie Mays homered in his debut with the Mets. Spatz, Lyle // Baseball Digest;Jul96, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p78
Focuses on baseball player Willie Mays' home game against his former team, the San Francisco Giants. Reputation; Career history; Comparison with other baseball players; Highlights of the game.
- The 300 club grows. // Jet;05/13/96, Vol. 89 Issue 26, p51
Features a photograph of baseball legend Willie Mays with members of the 300 home run/300 stolen bases club for major leaguers at 3Com Park in San Francisco, California.
- WILLIE MAYS. // Great Athletes (Salem Press);2001, p1679
Profiles baseball player Willie Mays.
- Turn Back The Clock Willie Mays Played A Vital Role on '73 Mets. Post, Paul; Lucas, Ed // Baseball Digest;Mar2003, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p64
Focuses on the role of baseball player Willie Mays in helping baseball team New York Mets to capture the 1973 National League pennant. Mays' qualities that proved valuable to the team during the league match; Reasons why Mays has been a source of inspiration for baseball players; Number of...
- This week in Black history. // Jet;5/8/95, Vol. 87 Issue 26, p20
Presents historical events for week ending May 6 about Blacks. Birth of inventor Elijah J. McCoy on May 2, 1843; Birth of legendary baseball history Willie Mays on May 6, 1931.