Fri, 17 Aug 2012 00:11:07 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chipper Jones now has 2,700 career hits following two home runs hit Thursday, Aug. 16, against the San Diego Padres. Jones now has 466 career homers, and he passed Dave Winfield for 32nd on the all-time list.
Fri, 20 Apr 2012 01:38:30 -0700
New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter picked up his 3,110th career hit Thursday, April 19, tying Dave Winfield for 18th on the all-time list.
Thu, 01 Sep 2011 02:25:52 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chipper Jones hit his 450th career homer Wednesday, Aug. 31, against the Washington Nationals. Jones is now 34th on the all-time home run list and needs just two more to tie Carl Yastrzemski. He's 12 behind Jose Canseco and 15 behind Dave Winfield.
Fri, 26 Jan 2007 16:20:00 -0800
The Associated Press reports New York Mets general manager Omar Minaya will be part of a delegation of baseball officials going to Accra, Ghana, next week to hold a clinic and promote baseball. Minaya will be joined by Hall of Fame outfielder Dave Winfield and former Chicago Cubs manager Dusty Baker.
Wed, 02 Aug 2006 22:13:08 -0700
The Associated Press reports Boston Red Sox OF Manny Ramirez hit his 30th home run of the season Aug. 2 against the Cleveland Indians, his ninth consecutive year with 30 or more. It was also the 465th of his career, tying him with Dave Winfield for 26th on the all-time list.
Mon, 03 Jul 2006 09:42:52 -0700
The Associated Press reports Oakland Athletics DH Frank Thomas hit his 466th career homer Sunday, July 2, passing OF Dave Winfield for 25th all-time.
Mon, 06 Feb 2006 15:17:06 -0800
The Associated Press reports San Diego Padres C Mike Piazza will wear No. 33 this season because Dave Winfield's No. 31 is retired.
Sun, 27 Nov 2005 16:24:19 -0800
MLB.com's Doug Miller reports the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City will hold its sixth annual Legacy Awards ceremony at the historic Gem Theater Jan. 7. The ceremony will honor both of the 2005 MVPs, St. Louis Cardinals 1B Albert Pujols and New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez. Bob Watson, Hall of Famer Dave Winfield, Chicago White Sox GM Kenny Williams, Florida Marlins SP Dontrelle Willis and Texas Rangers SS Michael Young are among those who have already committed to attend.