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Royals outfielder Bo Jackson breaks a bat over his knee after striking out during a 1990 game against the Athletics. (Brad Mangin/SI)

GALLERY: Two-Sport Athletes
SI VAULT: Bo Jackson is one of baseball’s must-see stars (6.12.89)

Royals outfielder Bo Jackson breaks a bat over his knee after striking out during a 1990 game against the Athletics. (Brad Mangin/SI)
GALLERY: Two-Sport AthletesSI VAULT: Bo Jackson is one of baseball’s must-see stars (6.12.89)

In this 1984 pic, Eddie Murray and Cal Ripken Jr. joke around during Orioles spring training in Miami. Baltimore, which hasn’t had a winning season since 1997, hired Dan Duquette to be the team’s new general manager. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)

SI VAULT: Cal Ripken is SI’s Sportsman of the Year (12.18.95)
SI VAULT: Murray has special touch with bat and glove (6.21.82)

In this 1984 pic, Eddie Murray and Cal Ripken Jr. joke around during Orioles spring training in Miami. Baltimore, which hasn’t had a winning season since 1997, hired Dan Duquette to be the team’s new general manager. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)
SI VAULT: Cal Ripken is SI’s Sportsman of the Year (12.18.95)SI VAULT: Murray has special touch with bat and glove (6.21.82)

Pirates OF Dave Parker takes the edge off with a dugout cigarette during a 1980 spring training game at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

SI VAULT: Parker, Madlock have Pirates playing like champs (8.8.83)

Pirates OF Dave Parker takes the edge off with a dugout cigarette during a 1980 spring training game at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
SI VAULT: Parker, Madlock have Pirates playing like champs (8.8.83)

Braves catcher Greg Olson is upended after tagging out Dan Gladden at home plate during Game 1 of the 1991 World Series. The Twins would go onto win the World Series in seven games. Game 1 of the 2011 World Series starts tonight. (Richard Mackson/SI)

LEMIRE: The key to the Cardinals late-season revival
SHEEHAN: How do the Rangers, Cardinals match up?
CORCORAN: Cardinals-Rangers: LCS lessons learned
VIDEO: Rangers keys to victory | Cardinals keys

Braves catcher Greg Olson is upended after tagging out Dan Gladden at home plate during Game 1 of the 1991 World Series. The Twins would go onto win the World Series in seven games. Game 1 of the 2011 World Series starts tonight. (Richard Mackson/SI)
LEMIRE: The key to the Cardinals late-season revivalSHEEHAN: How do the Rangers, Cardinals match up?CORCORAN: Cardinals-Rangers: LCS lessons learnedVIDEO: Rangers keys to victory | Cardinals keys

Rangers outfielder Jose Canseco flexes his muscle before a 1994 spring training game between the Rangers and White Sox. The Canseco-less Rangers face off against the Cardinals Wednesday night in Game 1 of the World Series. (John Iacono/SI)

CORCORAN: World Series full of surprising stories
CHEN: Texas has unfinished business in World Series
LEMIRE: How Cruz found path to slugging stardom
LEMIRE: The Cardinals improbable run to World Series

Rangers outfielder Jose Canseco flexes his muscle before a 1994 spring training game between the Rangers and White Sox. The Canseco-less Rangers face off against the Cardinals Wednesday night in Game 1 of the World Series. (John Iacono/SI)
CORCORAN: World Series full of surprising storiesCHEN: Texas has unfinished business in World SeriesLEMIRE: How Cruz found path to slugging stardomLEMIRE: The Cardinals improbable run to World Series

The White Sox hired Robin Ventura to be their new manager. Let’s hope his tenure is more successful than this 1993 fight against Nolan Ryan in which Chicago’s new skipper was punched six times by the 46-year old before teammates came to his rescue. (AP)

VIDEO: David Wells on White Sox decision to hire Ventura
SI VAULT: It’s a season of bench-clearing brawls (8.16.93)

The White Sox hired Robin Ventura to be their new manager. Let’s hope his tenure is more successful than this 1993 fight against Nolan Ryan in which Chicago’s new skipper was punched six times by the 46-year old before teammates came to his rescue. (AP)
VIDEO: David Wells on White Sox decision to hire VenturaSI VAULT: It’s a season of bench-clearing brawls (8.16.93)

Giants pitcher Juan Marichal attempts to club Dodgers catcher Johnny Roseboro with bat during a 1965 Dodgers-Giants game. (Neil Leifer/SI)

Giants pitcher Juan Marichal attempts to club Dodgers catcher Johnny Roseboro with bat during a 1965 Dodgers-Giants game. (Neil Leifer/SI)

Albert Pujols and Mark McGwire hug during a clubhouse celebration after the Cardinals won the NL wild-card playoff spot in Houston. (REUTERS/Richard Carson)

SHEEHAN: Breaking down a wild night of baseball
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Rays-Yanks | Cards-Astros
GALLERY: Scenes from Baseball’s final night
GALLERY: Memorable pennant race collapses

Albert Pujols and Mark McGwire hug during a clubhouse celebration after the Cardinals won the NL wild-card playoff spot in Houston. (REUTERS/Richard Carson)
SHEEHAN: Breaking down a wild night of baseballVIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Rays-Yanks | Cards-AstrosGALLERY: Scenes from Baseball’s final nightGALLERY: Memorable pennant race collapses