It’s that time of year and as Opening Day approaches we look at a great article on Mickey Mantle in today’s L.A. Times and last’s night rerun of David Letterman’s interview with Hank Aaron. Relax for a few and enjoy the article and the video. Those were the daze! What a great time to be a kid.
The home run that launched the myth of Mickey Mantle – LA Times
Sixty years ago in an exhibition game against USC, a young Mickey Mantle hit a home run that became baseball legend and spawned a mystery: Just how far did it go?
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