7."(Love is Like a) Baseball Game" -- The Intruders
You don't have to be a Phillies fan to enjoy the Philadelphia soul sound of producers Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff. This 1968 R&B gem features the Intruders, one of the first groups to emerge from the Gamble & Huff stable with a hit record. Their message is universal--who hasn't "struck out" on the playing field of love?