Dating homerun stories
, Hómēros) is the name ascribed by the ancient Greeks to the author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, two epic poems which are the central works of ancient Greek literature.The Iliad is set during the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy by a coalition of Greek states, but focuses on a quarrel between King Agamemnon and the warrior Achilles lasting a few weeks during the last year of the war.
The record was followed by the most famous asterisk in history.
Sunday is a day for the New York Yankees to honor shortstop Derek Jeter, but it also marks the 50th anniversary of a milestone moment in franchise history.
It’s the date of Mickey Mantle’s 500th career home run, which came against Orioles pitcher Stu Miller in a 6-5 Yankees win.
The other considers the Homeric poems to be the crystallization of a process of working and re-working by many contributors, and that "Homer" is best seen as a label for an entire tradition.
The poems are in Homeric Greek, also known as Epic Greek, a literary language which shows a mixture of features of the Ionic and Aeolic dialects from different centuries; the predominant influence is Eastern Ionic.
Maris began the year as just another hard-hitting Yankee.