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Bisons and Baseball

Billy Martin so loved shortstop Bobby Meacham that the gladiatorial New York Yankees manager didn't want to lose him for Game 74 of a 162-game schedule even to witness the birth of the Meachams' first child. The 1985 Yankees got off to a slow start, firing manager Yogi Berra after 16 games. They were chasing the Toronto Blue Jays and on the verge of sweeping a three-gam…