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Alex Rodriguez passes Willie Mays on home run list with 661st homer

NEW YORK - Alex Rodriguez passed Willie Mays for fourth place on the career homer list, connecting...saying, "661 Home Runs. Alex Rodriguez just surpassed Willie Mays for sole possession of 4th place on baseball's all-time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-07/alex-rodriguez-passes-wi
A-Rod might not get $6 million from Yankees for tying Willie Mays at 660 home runs

...York Yankees are thinking about not making a $6 million payment to Alex Rodriguez if he hits six home runs and ties Willie Mays at 660 for fourth place on the career list.Rodriguez signed a $275 million, 10-year contract with the team in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-27/rod-might-not-get-6-mill
Vote for Willie Mays' vast experience

I am supporting Willie Mays for mayor. I see no need to put Georgia's...people the voters have put down there. Willie Mays received a great majority vote from...Let's go with what we know. A vote for Willie Mays is surely a step in the right direction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/03/let_28464.shtml
Letters
Willie Mays will unite Augusta

I wholeheartedly endorse Willie Mays for mayor of Augusta, and ask voters to give him the majority...the polls Tuesday and help create a dynamic Augusta. A vote for Willie Mays will be a vote for one Augusta. Tracy E. Williams Jr., Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/05/let_19458.shtml
Letters
Vote for Willie Mays - and experience

...are going to prevail in the governance of this city. Willie Mays has these attributes. I encourage the voters of Augusta to return to the polls Dec. 6 and elect Willie Mays mayor. Reggie Williams, Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/28/let_27149.shtml
Letters
Bonds ties Willie Mays with 660th homer

SAN FRANCISCO -- Barry Bonds hit his 660th home run Monday to tie godfather Willie Mays for third on baseball's career list. Bonds connected in the fifth inning on a 3-1 pitch from Milwaukee's Matt Kinney and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/13/bas_411938.shtml
Baseball
Jokes at ex-mayor's expense raise money for good cause

...Theater roasted former interim mayor Willie Mays last week to raise money for the...you've been burying. You know, Willie Mays -- the last one to let you down...up here and really speak about Willie Mays, you know it was like, well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2011-07-16/jokes-ex-mayors
Mays honored by new park

SAN FRANCISCO -- Everywhere Willie Mays turned, he couldn't escape himself...after its greatest player: 24 Willie Mays Plaza. The signature entrance is known as Willie Mays Gate. And on a palm tree-lined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/01/bas_285434.shtml
Baseball
Bonds exceeding family's expectations

SAN FRANCISCO -- Willie Mays was in the twilight of his remarkable career in 1969 when a Giants...someone who I consider one of the best all-around baseball players, Willie Mays," he said. "So I'm constantly being reminded on what I need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/02/bas_323170.shtml
Baseball
Leaders recall consolidated government's start

...relatively new to the council and "probably the best and brightest from the city," Todd said. Former county commissioners Willie Mays, Freddie Handy, J.B. Powell and Henry Brigham, who died in 2004, joined Todd and former county commissioner Jerry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-08/leaders-recall-consolida