On October 5, 1993, Bob Watson replaces Bill Wood as the general manager of the Astros, making the former Houston player the first black GM in baseball history. 380 more words
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Dale Murphy takes a cut at Wrigley Field, 1991 - Sully Baseball Daily Photo at Noon for April 3, 2018
When my dad and I were in Wrigley Field for a game in 1991, we saw slugger Dale Murphy play for the Phillies.
Poor guy. He was the star of so many awful Braves teams in the 1980’s. 32 more words
Hall of Famer Chipper Jones is one of a handful of players in Atlanta Braves history to win MVP Award
Players in Atlanta Braves history to win MVP Award
Dale Murphy. Terry Pendleton. Chipper Jones. With John Evers, Robert Elliot and Hank Aaron claiming their Most Valuable Player honors in other cities (Milwaukee or Boston), Atlanta’s four MVP Awards arrived in a 17-year span. 65 more words
Part two of my look at the latest Veteran’s Committee effort. This time the Everyday Players.
Let me begin by reminding you which everyday players are on the list: Steve Garvey, Don Mattingly, Dale Murphy, Dave Parker, Ted Simmons, Alan Trammell. 473 more words
Last week, the National Baseball Hall of Fame released the latest list of candidates who would be reviewed by the Hall’s era committees. A year ago, the Today’s Game Committee met to consider the cases of candidates who made their greatest contributions since 1988, and inducted Bud Selig and John Schuerholz. 2,594 more words