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Syd Thrift
Sydnor W. Thrift Jr. (February 25, 1929 – September 18, 2006) was an American scout and executive in Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
who served as the general manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates
from 1985 to 1988, and the de facto general manager of the Baltimore Orioles
Baltimore Orioles
from 1999 to 2002. During a 50-year career in professional baseball, he also spent time as a player, scout, or executive with the New York Yankees, Chicago Cubs, Oakland Athletics, and Kansas City Royals.Contents1 Early career 2 Return to baseball 3 Legacy 4 Retirement 5 Death 6 References 7 External linksEarly career[edit] Thrift was born in Locust Hill, Middlesex County, Virginia, part of the historic Middle Peninsula area, where his mother and father ran a general merchandise store. He graduated from Randolph-Macon College and served in the U.S. Army
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Locust Hill, Middlesex County, Virginia
Locust Hill is an unincorporated community in Middlesex County, Virginia, United States. Locust Hill is located on Virginia
Virginia
State Route 33 4.6 miles (7.4 km) east of Saluda. Locust Hill has a post office with ZIP code
ZIP code
23092, which opened on March 20, 1852.[2][3] References[edit]^ "Locust Hill". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.  ^ United States Postal Service
United States Postal Service
(2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15.  ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service
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Frank White (baseball Player)
Frank White, Jr. (born September 4, 1950) is an American politician and former professional baseball player, who spent 18 years with the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball (MLB). After his playing career, he has worked as a professional baseball coach and sports commentator, and has been elected to public office in Jackson County, Missouri.Contents1 Early years 2 Playing career 3 Post-playing career3.1 Broadcasting4 Politics 5 Honors 6 See also 7 References 8 Further reading 9 External linksEarly years[edit] White was born in Greenville, Mississippi. After attending Longview Community College in Lee's Summit, Missouri, he rose through Minor League Baseball to reach the big leagues
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National League
The National League
National League
of Professional Baseball
Baseball
Clubs, known simply as the National League
National League
(NL), is the older of two leagues constituting Major League Baseball
Baseball
(MLB) in the United States and Canada, and the world's oldest current professional team sports league. Founded on February 2, 1876, to replace the National Association of Professional Base Ball Players, it is sometimes called the Senior Circuit, in contrast to MLB's other league, the American League, which was founded 25 years later. Both leagues currently have 15 teams. The two league champions of 1903 arranged to compete against each other in the inaugural World Series. After the 1904 champions failed to reach a similar agreement, the two leagues formalized the World Series
World Series
as an arrangement between the leagues
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George Steinbrenner
George Michael Steinbrenner III (July 4, 1930 – July 13, 2010) was an American businessman who was the principal owner and managing partner of Major League Baseball's New York Yankees. During Steinbrenner's 37-year ownership from 1973 to his death in July 2010, the longest in club history, the Yankees earned seven World Series titles and 11 pennants. His outspokenness and role in driving up player salaries made him one of the sport's most controversial figures. Steinbrenner was also involved in the Great Lakes
Great Lakes
and Gulf Coast shipping industry. Known as a hands-on baseball executive, Steinbrenner earned the nickname "The Boss"
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Los Angeles Dodgers
The Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Dodgers are an American professional baseball team based in Los Angeles, California. The Dodgers compete in Major League Baseball
Baseball
(MLB) as a member club of the National League
National League
(NL) West division. Established in 1883 in Brooklyn, New York,[1][2] the team moved to Los Angeles
Los Angeles
before the 1958 season.[3] They played for four seasons at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
before moving to their current home of Dodger Stadium
Dodger Stadium
in 1962. The Dodgers as a franchise have won six World Series
World Series
titles and 22 National League
National League
pennants
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San Francisco Giants
The San Francisco
San Francisco
Giants are an American professional baseball franchise based in San Francisco, California. Founded in 1883 as the New York Gothams, and renamed three years later to the New York Giants, the team eventually moved to San Francisco
San Francisco
in 1958. The Giants compete in Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
(MLB) as a member club of the National League
National League
(NL) West division. As one of the longest-established and most successful professional baseball teams, the franchise has won the most games of any team in the history of American baseball.[6] The team was the first major league team based in New York City, most memorably playing at the legendary Polo Grounds. They have won 23 NL pennants and have played in 20 World Series
World Series
competitions – both NL records
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Milford, Delaware
Milford is a city in Kent and Sussex counties in the U.S. state
U.S. state
of Delaware
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Rickey Henderson
MLB Records1,406 career stolen bases 2,295 career runs 81 career lead-off home runs 130 stolen bases, single seasonMember of the National Baseball Hall of Fame
Baseball Hall of Fame
Induction 2009Vote 94.8% (first ballot)Rickey Nelson Henley Henderson (born December 25, 1958) is an American retired professional baseball left fielder who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for nine teams from 1979 to 2003, including four stints with his original team, the Oakland Athletics. Nicknamed "The Man of Steal", he is widely regarded as baseball's greatest leadoff hitter and baserunner.[1][2] He holds the major league records for career stolen bases, runs, unintentional walks and leadoff home runs. At the time of his last major league game in 2003, the ten-time American League (AL) All-Star ranked among the sport's top 100 all-time home run hitters and was its all-time leader in base on balls
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Al Oliver
Albert Oliver, Jr. (born October 14, 1946) is a former Major League Baseball player. Over the course of his 18-year career, he played for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates
(1968–77), Texas Rangers (1978–81), Montreal Expos
Montreal Expos
(1982–83), San Francisco Giants
San Francisco Giants
(1984), Philadelphia Phillies (1984), Los Angeles Dodgers
Los Angeles Dodgers
(1985) and Toronto Blue Jays (1985). Nicknamed "Scoop", Oliver batted and threw left-handed. Oliver was a center fielder who also played left and right as well as first base. He was signed by the Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1964
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Chicago White Sox
The Chicago
Chicago
White Sox are an American professional baseball team based in Chicago. The White Sox compete in Major League Baseball
Baseball
(MLB) as a member club of the American League
American League
(AL) Central division. Home games are held at Guaranteed Rate Field, located on the city's South Side, and the team is owned by Jerry Reinsdorf. They are one of two major league clubs in Chicago; the other is the Chicago
Chicago
Cubs, who are a member of the National League
National League
(NL) Central division. One of the American League's eight charter franchises, the franchise was established as a major league baseball club in 1901. The club was originally called the Chicago
Chicago
White Stockings, but this was soon shortened to Chicago
Chicago
White Sox
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Kilmarnock, Virginia
Kilmarnock
Kilmarnock
is a town in Lancaster and Northumberland counties in the U.S. Commonwealth of Virginia. The population was 1,244 at the 2000 census. It is located near the mouth of the Rappahannock River
Rappahannock River
and is located within the Northern Neck George Washington Birthplace American Viticultural Area winemaking appellation. There is a small hospital in the town. Lancaster Middle School, grades 4-8, is also located in town
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Radio Syndication
Broadcasting
Broadcasting
syndication is the license to broadcast television programs and radio programs by multiple television stations and radio stations, without going through a broadcast network. It is common in the United States where broadcast programming is scheduled by television networks with local independent affiliates. Syndication is less of a practice in the rest of the world, as most countries have centralized networks or television stations without local affiliates; although less common, shows can be syndicated internationally
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The Sporting News
Sporting News, originally The Sporting News (TSN), is an American sports website and former print magazine. It was established in 1886, and it became the dominant American publication covering baseball—so much so that it acquired the nickname "The Bible of Baseball."[1] It is currently owned by Sporting News Media. After 122 years as a weekly publication, the magazine switched to a biweekly publishing schedule in 2008, and to a monthly schedule in 2011. In December 2012, the magazine announced it would go digital-only starting in 2013.[2]Contents1 History1.1 J. G
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Milford Memorial Hospital
Bayhealth Medical Center is a healthcare system serving the central and southern portion of Delaware in the United States.Contents1 Locations 2 Services 3 History 4 References 5 External linksLocations[edit] Bayhealth Medical Center operates two hospitals: Bayhealth Kent General in Dover and Bayhealth Milford Memorial in Milford. In addition, it also operates the Bayhealth Emergency Center, Smyrna in Smyrna. Bayhealth Medical Center also operates several outpatient facilities across central and southern Delaware.[1] Services[edit] Bayhealth Medical Center has a total of 316 beds. Inpatient services include a birthing room and cardiovascular and cancer services. Bayhealth also offers numerous outpatient services, patient and family support services, community outreach, and imaging services.[2] Kent General and Milford Memorial both have a 24-hour emergency room with a Level III trauma center
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Knee Replacement
Knee replacement, also known as knee arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure to replace the weight-bearing surfaces of the knee joint to relieve pain and disability. It is most commonly performed for osteoarthritis,[1] and also for other knee diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis. In patients with severe deformity from advanced rheumatoid arthritis, trauma, or long-standing osteoarthritis, the surgery may be more complicated and carry higher risk. Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis
does not typically cause knee pain, deformity, or inflammation and is not a reason to perform knee replacement Other major causes of debilitating pain include meniscus tears, cartilage defects, and ligament tears
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