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Roger Ailes actually defends Brian Williams: “He’s a talent who made a dumb-ass error”

In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Ailes also sounded off on Jon Stewart, Ted Cruz and mangoes

Pujols Hits 522nd HR, Passes Williams, McCovey, Thomas

last weekSports / Baseball : Bats

Albert Pujols has hit his 522nd home run, breaking a tie with Ted Williams, Willie McCovey and Frank Thomas for 18th place on the career list.

Ted Williams: On Greatness

“Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.” – Ted Williams ??? The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related imagery from the world of sports. Show More Summary

How to pitch to Mike Trout

Mike Trout is the most valuable player ever through his age-22 season, amassing 29.5 wins above replacement. That’s more than Ty Cobb, Ted Williams, Mel Ott, Jimmie Fox and Mickey Mantle.He won the 2014 AL most valuable player awardShow More Summary

Louisville Slugger-Maker Announces Deal to Sell Iconic Brand

Brett Barrouquere/AP By BRUCE SCHREINER The company that made bats for a who's who of baseball greats, including Babe Ruth and Ted Williams, announced a deal Monday to sell its Louisville Slugger brand to rival Wilson Sporting Goods Co. Show More Summary

Quote of the Day

Ted Williams, who knew just about everything there was to know about hitting, was always trying to learn more. - Ernie Harwell

Panthers sign Fast Teddy Williams to go with fast Ted Ginn

For the second time this offseason, the Panthers signed a fast guy named Ted to help their special teams. This time, it’s “Fast” Teddy Williams, who signed a two-year deal worth $2.3 million, per agent David Canter. Williams is a bit of a curiousity, as the five teams he’s been with are never quite sure whether…

Tippets: Talking With Lefty Kreh, Kids on the Water, Snowpack & Salmon

last monthHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

Bernard “Lefty” Kreh turned 90 last month, He has fished for nearly 70 years, with everyone from Ted Williams to Fidel Castro, President Jimmy Carter to Ernest Hemingway. He talks about the span and diversity of his career in a … mo...

30 for 30 Shorts: An Immortal Man

2 months agoSports : Grantland

Our latest film, from Josh Koury and Myles Kane, tells the bizarre tale of the efforts to preserve Ted Williams after the great hitter’s death.

Monster Beverage And 4 Other Ted Williams Value Stocks

Chasing red-hot stocks in result in a lot of misses. Stick with value stocks like these five instead.

Tramon Williams waits while Packers talk contracts with Randall Cobb, Bryan Bulaga

INDIANAPOLIS – Some people see the number 32 when they look at Tramon Williams. His agent sees a different number: 140. Yes, the Green Bay Packers cornerback will turn 32 on March 16, and that's antediluvian to general manager Ted Thompson,...Show More Summary

Going Fishing With The Kid

2 months agoHobbies / Fishing : Moldy Chum

No longer a splinter, Ted Williams is just as splendid -- and brash -- as ever when he turns his skill against another worthy opponent, the leaping tarpon of the Florida Keys. In honor of Sports Illustrated's 60th anniversary, is republishing, in full, 60 of the best stories ever to appear in the magazine. Show More Summary

What Do You Think of Ted Williams Now?

3 months agoHobbies / Fishing : Moldy Chum

This profile of the splendid splinter by Richard Ben Cramer was originally published in the June 1986 issue of Esquire. Few men try for best ever, and Ted Williams is one of those. There's a story about him I think of now. This is not about baseball but fishing. Show More Summary

An Interview With Ted Williams III – Chicago’s 9th Ward Aldermanic Candidate

Ted Williams III, Chicago's 9th ward aldermanic candidate found the time to talk with

Assorted links

1. MIE: vintage Ted Williams condoms. 2. The Lives of Ronald Pinn. 3. What did people ask the public library before Google came along? 4. Video of Chetty’s AEA lecture on behavioral economics and public policy. 5. A movie critic responds to the two economists who panned him.

Buy these Ted Williams condoms

They're a "home run." Except for the Jack Dempsey condoms, which are a "knock out." Have a couple hundred extra dollars in your pocket? Sure, we all do. As such, I would like to draw your attention to these boxes of ancient condoms with...Show More Summary

USC defensive end Leonard Williams a finalist for Hendricks award

5 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

USC's Leonard Williams is one of six finalists for the Ted Hendricks award, presented annually to college football's top defensive end.

Stolen Moment of the Week: Doctors Without Borders Benefit

Who: Anna Bass, Ira Glass, Monica Bill Barnes, Fred Armisen, Jessica Delfino, Regina Spektor, Jack Dishel, Greg Barris, Janeane Garofalo, Elna Baker, Jessica Williams, Ted Leo, Jena Friedman, Mike Hoaglin Where: Irving Plaza, 17 Irving...Show More Summary

Non Sequitur: Unearthed Conversation Between Ted Williams' Head and Montecore the Bengal Tiger

In a long-lost 2005 phone conversation transcript recently recovered somewhere deep in the Sudan, Montecore, the infamous Bengal tiger who attacked illusionist/owner Roy Horn in 2003, chats with Red Sox icon Ted Williams, well, his severed head that is. Show More Summary

Quote of the Day

[Ted] Williams used a postal scale in the clubhouse to make sure humidity had not increased the weight of his bats. An official of the Louisville Slugger company once challenged Williams to pick the one bat among six that weighed half an ounce more than the other five. Show More Summary

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