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Arts, Culture & Media

The year in sports

1941 was a year of sports legends in the making. John Hockenberry looks at the 56-game hitting streak of Joe DiMaggio and 23-year-old Ted Williams' .406 batting average. We also hear from a retired legend: the great Babe Ruth.

Politics

Curt Schilling Weighs Run ... for Senate

Legendary baseball player Curt Schilling is pitching a new idea: running for Ted Kennedy's open Senate seat. Does he have what it takes to play ball in the U.S. Senate? The Takeaway's sports contributor, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, gives us his thoughts.

Sports

Steroids and Baseball

With David Ortiz and Manny Ramirez being outted as steroid users, The Takeaway's Sports Contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin ? who has remained relatively quiet about steroids in baseball ? has decided it's time to take a harder line against cheaters.

Sports

Sports: Big Papi Busted

The Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz and former Red Sox player Manny Ramirez are on a list of a hundred players who tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs in 2003. Joining The Takeaway to talk about this is sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin.

Politics

Curt Schilling Weighs Run ... for Senate

Legendary baseball player Curt Schilling is pitching a new idea: running for Ted Kennedy's open Senate seat. Does he have what it takes to play ball in the U.S. Senate? The Takeaway's sports contributor, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, gives us his thoughts.

Arts, Culture & Media

The year in sports

1941 was a year of sports legends in the making. John Hockenberry looks at the 56-game hitting streak of Joe DiMaggio and 23-year-old Ted Williams' .406 batting average. We also hear from a retired legend: the great Babe Ruth.

Sports

Sports: Big Papi Busted

The Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz and former Red Sox player Manny Ramirez are on a list of a hundred players who tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs in 2003. Joining The Takeaway to talk about this is sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin.

Sports

Steroids and Baseball

With David Ortiz and Manny Ramirez being outted as steroid users, The Takeaway's Sports Contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin ? who has remained relatively quiet about steroids in baseball ? has decided it's time to take a harder line against cheaters.