Daily Archive: July 22, 2010

Jul 22

Pete Rose bat sold for less than expected

CINCINNATI (AP) — The black Mizuno bat that Pete Rose used to get his final hit has been auctioned for $158,776, well below what was expected for the 32 ounces of baseball history. Rose used the bat for hit No. 4,256 in 1986, the major league record. Lelands.com auctioned the bat online this month. Seven …

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Jul 22

SEC Media Days: Vandy’s interim coach not worried

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Robbie Caldwell’s season of firsts started with his initial trip to SEC media days. The very new Vanderbilt interim head coach’s assessment: “Awesome.” Caldwell was promoted to the head job after Bobby Johnson announced his retirement on July 14. Caldwell says he and his staff are professionals and aren’t worrying about …

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Jul 22

SEC Media Days: Notebook

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban is more of a look-ahead kind of guy, but right now he’d settle for his players focusing on the present and not the past. “Is it 2010? Am I right about that?” Saban asked Wednesday at Southeastern Conference media days. “Because everything I hear has always been …

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