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Brewers snap Braves' winning streak

...the batter's box, he looked toward the stands down each foul line and acknowledged the crowd's cheers by waving his batting helmet. His single in the fifth was his 2,715 career hit and tied him with Bill Buckner for 60th all-time.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-09-11/brewers-snap-braves-winn
Best chorus comes out of the mouths of babies

...had heard that same philosophy in a radio news report about Iran's nuclear program.The pastor also cited the time Bill Buckner let the baseball roll through his legs, costing the Boston Red Sox a 1986 World Series game. After church, I turned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-04-22/best-chorus-comes-out-mouths-
Baseball card collection could fetch millions

...Heritage Auctions in Dallas, which recently sold the baseball that rolled through the legs of Boston Red Sox first baseman Bill Buckner in the 1986 World Series for $418,000.Calderon said his first words were "Oh, my God.""I was in complete...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-07-10/baseball-card-collection
Skip Caray among Ford C. Frick Award finalists

...whether he would take it.Wilson was let go three weeks before the 25th anniversary of the famed grounder he hit through Bill Buckner's legs in the 1986 World Series.Bench coach Ken Oberkfell, bullpen coach Jon Debus and third base coach Chip Hale...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-10-05/skip-caray-among-ford-c-
Valentine calls his hiring 'more than a special day'

...Valentine in his days with the Mets.The most intriguing part of Valen tine's news conference: The possibility of making Bill Buckner his hitting coach.Valentine and Buckner were college roommates who played together in the Dodgers' system. The new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-12-01/valentine-calls-his-hiri
Contest was one for the ages

...Last year, they overcame a 3-1 hole against Cleveland in the ALCS. They were on the wrong side in 1986 with the Bill Buckner game. But with Boston still buzzing Friday, that all seemed like ancient history. "The only way it could've been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/18/bas_479908.shtml
Baseball
Super Bowl highlights super rivalry: Beantown vs. Big Apple

...court, diamond or ice, that's how it is between Beantown and the Big Apple. Goes beyond Babe Ruth, Bucky Dent and Bill Buckner, too. Way past Spygate or when Bruins rabblerouser Mike Milbury climbed into the stands and banged a Rangers fan with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/28/pro_185217.shtml
NFL
Boston ready for old foe

...first time since 1986, when Boston left home with a 3-2 lead only to watch Mookie Wilson's grounder squib through Bill Buckner's two nights later. With it went perhaps the best chance for the Red Sox to break the "Curse of the Bambino...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/23/bas_432078.shtml
Baseball
Farrelly brothers film Red Sox movie

...Hollywood ending - 86 years, to be exact. The team's history has played more like a horror flick, or considering Bill Buckner, perhaps a comedy of errors. Lately, though, Fenway Park has been the location for a different kind of comedy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/01/mov_430062.shtml
Movies
Tale of baseball and New England life, a gentle story

...their tragic team: Carlton Fisk waving his home run fair in Game 6 of the 1975 World Series, the ball bounding through Bill Buckner's legs to cost the team the championship in 1986. Mosher introduces us to Ethan here, when he is an 8-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/15/art_425310.shtml
Arts