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  1. What's in a nickname? Too bad baseball can't ask ShakespeareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Chicago Tribune

    Baseball's latest genius marketing scheme is a weekend full of games between teams wearing "colorful" uniforms with players' nicknames on the back. The joint production of Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association was conceived to let fans in on players' personalities evidently becausemost of the marketable sports figures these days are either currently playing in the NFL or NBA, or named Michael Jordan.

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  2. Indians' Twitter Has Perfect Response To News About Patriots' PlanesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Sports Media 101

    ... rights are retained by the original copyright owner. Tags: Charlie Sheen , Cleveland Indians , Joshua Schrock , Major League , Major League 2 , Major League 4 , MLB , New England Patriots , NFL , Patriots schedule , Tom Brady , Top Stories , Yahoo ...

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  3. 'Major League' movie stars to visit Field of Dreams for Team of Dreams eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | KCRG

    A trio of movie stars will be making their way to the Field of Dreams Movie Site outside of Dyersville this fall...but not the stars of the movie that was filmed there. Organizers of the annual Team of Dreams celebrity softball game say that the stars of the movie "Major League" will be a part of this year's event.

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  4. BAM Names Ashley Clark Senior Programmer of CinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Artforum Intl.

    ... Afrofuturism on Film" in 2015, and has since curated "Behind the Mask: Bamboozled in Focus" and this year's "Major League: Wesley Snipes in Focus." He's the author of "Facing Blackness: Media and Minstrelsy in Spike Lee's Bamboozled" (2015), and has ...

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  5. MLB Network recalls memorable '90s IndiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Cleveland Indians

    ... as Cleveland wins its first AL pennant since 1954 The film is narrated by Corbin Bernsen -- star of the movie "Major League," which until the 1990s Indians came along was, sadly, as close as the franchise had gotten to the postseason for many ...

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  6. MLB Network recalls memorable '90s IndiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Major League Baseball

    ... as Cleveland wins its first AL pennant since 1954 The film is narrated by Corbin Bernsen -- star of the movie "Major League," which until the 1990s Indians came along was, sadly, as close as the franchise had gotten to the postseason for many ...

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  7. Sheen nets millions selling Babe Ruth itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    ... profits from the sale? It might be a long shot, but we're hoping maybe this is the thing that will finally get "Major League 3" off the ground .

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  8. Saunders: A salute to Rockies' Ryan Hanigan and all the hardscrabble catchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Denver Post

    Remember Tom Berenger as veteran catcher Jake Taylor in the movie "Major League?" That's Rockies catcher Ryan Hanigan. Although Hanigan is a bit crustier and more black and blue then Berenger ever was.

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  9. 2 Babe Ruth items sold by Charlie Sheen fetch more than $4MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | New York Daily News

    ... and the time has come," Sheen, who starred in two classic baseball movies in the '80s - "Eight Men Out" and "Major League" - told ESPN. "Whatever price it brings is gravy." The previous record price for a sports ring at auction was $460,741 for ...

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  10. CWS notebook: LSU's Zack Hess completes 'Wild Thing' look with intense eyewearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... Gibbs' girlfriend, cut the back of his hair to look like Charlie Sheen's wild child bullpen ace in the movie "Major League." Tuesday, before LSU took on Florida in Game 2 of the College World Series finals, Tigers pitcher Alex Lange tweeted a photo ...

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  11. Let's Talk Tigers: 9Sports CWS Finals Online SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... itional luck, actor Charlie Sheen sent Zack Hess his "Wild Thing" glasses from the cult baseball classic movie "Major League."

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  12. LSU's Zack Hess gets 'Wild Thing' nod fromaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Daily World

    ... n of "Wild Things" actor Charlie Sheen. According to Tiger Mag , Sheen, who played Rick "Wild Thing" Vaughn in "Major League," sent the LSU freshmen the pair of signature glasses of signature glasses that he wore in the film.

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  13. CWS Finals: LSU vs. Florida Game 2 - PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... itional luck, actor Charlie Sheen sent Zack Hess his "Wild Thing" glasses from the cult baseball classic movie "Major League."

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  14. Actor Charlie Sheen sent LSU's Zack Hess his "Wild Thing" glasses from "Major League"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    LSU's flame-throwing closer already has the upper-90s heater, the "borderline psychotic" mound presence and the signature Rick Vaughn haircut. Charlie Sheen, who played Rick Vaughn in the movie Major League , sent Hess the one-of-a-kind glasses he wore to bring Wild Thing to life on the big screen.

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  15. Charlie Sheen's Babe Ruth collection could fetch more than $1 million at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... ( CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Ricky "Wild Thing" Vaughn may not have won a World Series ring with the Indians in "Major League," but in real life, Charlie Sheen's got one. Sheen is putting up at auction Babe Ruth's 1927 World Series ring and the original ...

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  16. Charlie Sheen puts Babe Ruth ring, Red Sox sale document up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WTNH

    ... for more than two decades and the time has come," said Sheen, who famously played pitcher Rick Vaughn in the "Major League" movies. "Whatever price it brings is gravy." The items were purchased in the early '90s, and Sheen said he displayed them in ...

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  17. Charlie Sheen Is Selling His Baseball Stuff Because He Doesn't Need The MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | The Superficial

    ... for more than two decades and the time has come," said Sheen, who famously played pitcher Rick Vaughn in the "Major League" movies. "Whatever price it brings is gravy." In this case the word 'gravy' is not synonymous for "good" or a flour-based ...

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  18. Charlie Sheen Puts Babe Ruth World Series Ring, Red Sox Document Up for AuctionRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... season were more than 12 other teams totaled, and he hit an impressive pitcher Ricky "Wild Thing" Vaughn in the Major League movies. He's also an avid collector of baseball memorabilia, as Rovell reported he previously owned the baseball than ...

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  19. Charlie Sheen puts Babe Ruth trade contract, World Series ring up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | YardBarker.com

    ... more than two decades and the time has come," said the actor who famously played pitcher Rick Vaughn in the "Major League" movies. "Whatever price it brings is gravy." The items were purchased in the early '90s, and Sheen said he displayed them in a ...

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  20. Sheen selling Babe Ruth's ringRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | Fox News

    ... of what he paid for them back in the early 1990s. This is in large part due to their mint condition, which the "Major League" actor says is better than the condition of memorabilia seen at the Baseball Hall of Fame. Boston owner Harry Frazee's copy ...

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