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Lost In History
From 1929 to 1931, the Philadelphia A's were the best team in baseball, with four future Hall of Famers and a lineup that dominated Babe Ruth's legendary Yankees. So why hasn't anyone heard of them?
Opening of the Catfish season
Surfacing in Florida, a new Yank hooks into a fine-feathered feud
YANKEE FROM LOUISIANA
Once Catfish Hunter and Don Gullett came in after me to work out, and the bar was set at about 75 pounds for curls. Catfish couldn't budge it. 'Goddam!' he said.
Look homeward, Yankee
The rest of the country may know him as Catfish, but to the folks in Perquimans County, N.C. he's just plain Jimmy Hunter, father, farmer and struggling coach
THE A'S GO ON RELIEF
Not the least of the A's problems is the absence of Catfish Hunter, the result of another well-publicized Finley venture into penny pinching.
'Hey, You Wanna Deer?'
Then pay attention to Joe DeFalco, 'Famous Author, Hunter and Lecturer,' who's shot more than 100 deer, cut up 10,000 and made a million friends
Yankee Doodle Dandies--and Dogs
Dec 21, 2015 ... Beginning in 1974, when George Steinbrenner lured erstwhile A'sace Catfish Hunter to the Bronx, the Yankees have signed 85 freeagents ...
A CITY ON PINSTRIPES AND NEEDLES
With Catfish Hunter and Bobby Bonds, New York had a corner on glamour, but anxious fans took a rain check on glory in the season's rocky ...
Motley Crew The world champion 1974 A's--a rainbow coalition of brawlers, boozers and malcontents--were truly America's team, although most of us were too square to realize it
"I go up there every once in a while and look at old pictures," says Jim (Catfish) Hunter, who now lacks the energy to climb these stairs off the living room of his ...
GOOD OL' AMERICAN STANDOFF
Brett did have three hits off Catfish Hunter, but they hardly atoned for his mistakes . After a 17-15 season, Hunter was his old playoff self, walking ...