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New York Post
The Game 6 the world forgot, but Mets fans never willahead of his time wondering if that many sinkers was really the best thing for
The Game 6 the world forgot, but Mets fans never will
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
ahead of his time wondering if that many sinkers was really the best thing for one of his short relievers’ arms – turned to Davey Johnson and asked, “Um … how long are you gonna go with Roger?” “As bleepin’ far as we bleepin’ need to,” came the... Read more
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New York Post
Jesse Orosco talks World Series and having little kids imitate himaround like a ragdoll. He’s a little ball of dynamite. A: He was such a good a
Jesse Orosco talks World Series and having little kids imitate him
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
around like a ragdoll. He’s a little ball of dynamite. A: He was such a good athlete we called him Mr. P. Mr. Perfect. Q: Davey Johnson. A: Great communication with his players. He was always supporting us so well. Q: What was it like playing... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Darling, 1986 Mets wrote the book on baseballforward, Straw left Teufel alone. The Mets realized Teufel was much, much tough
Darling, 1986 Mets wrote the book on baseball
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
forward, Straw left Teufel alone. The Mets realized Teufel was much, much tougher than they ever imagined. Most confident: Davey Johnson Of course just about any Met (read; Lenny Dykstra) would qualify here, but Davey was considered the ultimate... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Epic Reds bullpen collapse happened six years ago todayConrad became the fifth player in MLB history to hit two pinch-hit grand slams
Epic Reds bullpen collapse happened six years ago today
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Conrad became the fifth player in MLB history to hit two pinch-hit grand slams in the same season (Mike Ivie, 1978; Davey Johnson, 1978; Darryl Strawberry, 1998; Ben Broussard, 2004). Catch attempt Nix-ed Laynce Nix started in left field... Read more
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New York Post
Why the Jose Bautista punch is a good sign for baseballSox used to have in 2003-04, when the mere sight of each other would bring out
Why the Jose Bautista punch is a good sign for baseball
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
Sox used to have in 2003-04, when the mere sight of each other would bring out their best and their worst. The same for the Davey Johnson Mets and the Whitey Herzog Cardinals. Baseball is a very popular local sport now: You care about your team,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates notebook: Freese learning to play second base on the flyto a situation Hurdle put himself in years ago in the minors. After the startin
Pirates notebook: Freese learning to play second base on the fly
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
to a situation Hurdle put himself in years ago in the minors. After the starting third baseman broke his hand, manager Davey Johnson asked if Hurdle had ever played third. “I said, ‘You betcha,' and he put me out there,” Hurdle said. “After... Read more
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Hamilton News
Bryce Harper: Four years ago, a star was bornwasn't like we didn't think he was ever going to make it," Zimmerman said. "It
Bryce Harper: Four years ago, a star was born
Hamilton News / Posted 26 days ago
wasn't like we didn't think he was ever going to make it," Zimmerman said. "It was more just a matter of time." Manager Davey Johnson put Harper in left, with Rick Ankiel in centre and Werth in right. His first at-bat came against Dodgers... Read more
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The Washington Times
Daniel Murphy’s approach at plate carrying over following hot postseasonto move off the plate and make him think that I’m looking for a fastball and I’
Daniel Murphy’s approach at plate carrying over following hot postseason
The Washington Times / Posted 27 days ago
to move off the plate and make him think that I’m looking for a fastball and I’m really looking for a breaking ball, was Davey Johnson,” Baker said. “I batted in front of Davey Johnson. He hit [43] home runs [in 1973]. I bet half of them, he set... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles notes: Left-hander T.J. McFarland gets reprieve to remain on roster after strong Friday outingstreak to 16 games with a first-inning single on Saturday. It's the second-long
Orioles notes: Left-hander T.J. McFarland gets reprieve to remain on roster after strong Friday outing
Baltimore Sun / Posted 1 months ago
streak to 16 games with a first-inning single on Saturday. It's the second-longest streak in club history to open a season. Davey Johnson began the 1971 season by hitting safely in 17 straight games. Before Saturday, Machado had been tied with Luis... Read more
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