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In 1998, sosa and mark mcgwire achieved national fame for their home run-hitting prowess in pursuit of roger maris' home run recordsosa hit his 600th career home run to become the fifth player in mlb history to reach the milestone he is also the all-time home run leader among foreign-born mlb players sosa is one of only two national. This is a record of material that was recently featured on the main page as part of did you knowrecently created new articles, greatly expanded former stub articles, and recently promoted good articles are eligible, and you can submit them for consideration archives are grouped by month of main page appearance to find which archive. 11 things we loved about the '90s it’s hard to explain vanilla ice, right said fred and gerardo to anybody who wasn’t there, but for those who lived through the one-hit wonders, they know the 1990s were a decade of wonder. The blockbuster would eventually become synonymous with the effortless accomplishments of singular superheroes, but jaws, from the outset, was an exercise in dramatic downsizing, attuned to the scruffy, low-slung heroism of ordinary men, engaging in pitched battle with just a single shark, which kills only four people in the entire.
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Introduction – prior to the steroid laws and hysteria anabolic steroid laws are a vastly differing subject in comparison to the laws surrounding other substances and. C the topic of the use of androstenedione drew substantially increased attention in 1998 during mcgwire's and sammy sosa's chase of roger maris' home run record of 61 mcgwire had openly admitted to using just weeks after bagwell had done so. This is an initial study into british sports fans' heroes a questionnaire was sent to 95 students (average age = 1975) to identify their sporting hero, the hero's sport and nationality and the reasons for this choice.
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