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Old 07-07-2012, 09:11 PM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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Family Selling Lou Gehrig's Home Run Baseball to Pay Off Debt

Eighty-four years ago, New York Yankees great Lou Gehrig hit a home run into the bleachers and the hands of a diehard fan at a 1928 World Series game. The three-run homer brought in Babe Ruth and led the Bronx Bombers to a 9-3 victory over their rivals, the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Old 07-09-2012, 06:21 AM
 
Location: Brooklyn
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When that story appeared in the New York Daily News, it was pointed out that Gehrig was upset the fan didn't return the ball to him.
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