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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
This date in baseballThe Red Sox won 9-6. 1968 Denny McLain of the Detroit Tigers beat the Oakland
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
The Red Sox won 9-6. 1968 Denny McLain of the Detroit Tigers beat the Oakland A's 5-4 to become the first pitcher since Dizzy Dean in 1934 to win 30 games. 1986 Bob Brenly of San Francisco tied a major league record with four errors in one... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Padres Suffer Labor Day ShutoutAs an example, he whiffed four guys in the All-Star Game in July. The only othe
NBC San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
As an example, he whiffed four guys in the All-Star Game in July. The only other Cardinals pitcher to ever do that was Dizzy Dean back in 1934, and the Cards have had some awfully darn good pitchers in between. Martinez tossed a complete game... Read more
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SportingNews
Denny McLain wants more recognition from Hall of Fameabbreviated career, McLain has no qualms about believing he belongs in Cooperst
SportingNews / Posted 20 days ago
abbreviated career, McLain has no qualms about believing he belongs in Cooperstown. Told that he lines up fairly well with Dizzy Dean (though more in terms of career arc than sabermetrics), McLain said, “I line up pretty well with Koufax,... Read more
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SportingNews
Segregation, war helped cost Don Newcombe a place in the Hall of Famehave often treated Hall of Fame voting in strict binary terms. With few excepti
SportingNews / Posted 20 days ago
have often treated Hall of Fame voting in strict binary terms. With few exceptions, unless a pitcher is Sandy Koufax, Dizzy Dean or Rube Waddell, he will need 200 wins — or likely many more — to get into Cooperstown. Dean and Waddell were far... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
McGwire, McCarver, Martin inducted into Cardinals HOFLeague in 1933. Through his career, Martin hit .298/.358/.443. The three induc
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 25 days ago
League in 1933. Through his career, Martin hit .298/.358/.443. The three inductees join fellow Cardinals Hall of Fame members Lou Brock, Dizzy Dean, Chris Carpenter, Jim Edmonds, Bob Gibson, Ozzie Smith and a handful of others. © 20... Read more

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