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Lou Gehrig's glove to be auctioned

...It was some 80 years ago that Lou Gehrig and the 12-year-old son of a...much luck with this glove as I did. Lou Gehrig." - will be auctioned off July...would later be commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease.Gehrig was dying when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-04/lou-gehrigs-glove-be-auctioned
New York Yankees Derek Jeter turns small part of attention to business

...out there. It has to mean something."As he's climbed the lists of Yankees career leaders, alongside Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio, Yogi Berra and Mickey Mantle, Jeter has struck deals with national brands such as Gatorade, Movado...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-21/new-york-yankees-derek-j
Lou Gehrig's patients take to streets in push for drug

...photographs of fellow sufferers from Lou Gehrig's disease. Suddenly, his weakened...of emotion with science, feeble Lou Gehrig's patients have begun copying politically...disputes patients' complaints that Lou Gehrig's drugs are held to a stricter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/14/ent_212923.shtml
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Company to stop giving experimental drug to Lou Gehrig's sufferers

...longer afford to provide sufferers of Lou Gehrig's disease with an experimental...at a time, by nodding his head. Lou Gehrig's disease has paralyzed much of...protect nerve cells from destruction by Lou Gehrig's disease, formally known as amyotrophic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/01/tec_276384.shtml
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Lou Gehrig's disease diagnosed in Hunter

...spends most days around his farm in Hertford, N.C. -- hunting with one of his sons. Days after being diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's Disease, the 52-year-old Hall of Fame pitcher was not about to allow the illness to interfere with his daily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/10/oth_244347.shtml
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Study: Military vets face elevated risk of Lou Gehrig's disease

...century appear to have an unusually high risk of dying from Lou Gehrig's disease, but experts are puzzled over why and are...annually. One of its most famous victims was baseball great Lou Gehrig, who died of it in 1941 at age 37. On the Net: Conference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/29/liv_413820.shtml
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NFL removes $675 million cap on damages from concussions

...out sooner than expected. The settlement is designed to last at least 65 years and cover retired players who develop Lou Gehrig's disease, dementia or other neurological problems believed to be caused by concussions suffered in their pro careers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-06-25/nfl-removes-675-million-cap-d
Yankees honor Tino Martinez with plaque in Monument Park

...becomes the 27th located in the elegant area behind the center-field fence at Yankee Stadium, along with Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle and late owner George Steinbrenner.Martinez helped the Yankees win four World Series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-21/yankees-honor-tino-marti
New hope for sufferers

...a chemical to delay the onset of Lou Gehrig's disease in mice and prolong their...holds promise not just for deadly Lou Gehrig's disease but for other degenerative...planned. Some 30,000 Americans have Lou Gehrig's disease, formally known as amyotrophic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/14/tec_287352.shtml
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Gehrig's speech to be repeated in ALS tribute

NEW YORK -- Lou Gehrig's famous farewell speech, in which he called himself "the luckiest...Hall of Fame baseball player's life and now is commonly known as "Lou Gehrig's disease." Gehrig took himself out of the Yankees lineup 63 years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/03/bas_342118.shtml
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