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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?
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.
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
'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
A CITY ON PINSTRIPES AND NEEDLES
With Catfish Hunter and Bobby Bonds, New York had a corner on ... The pinstripes proved as beneficial to Hunter and Bonds as sackcloth.
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 ...
He's catching on real fast
The youngest major-leaguer, Minnesota Catcher Butch Wynegar, 20, is the biggest overachiever to date in the precocious rookie class of '76
ON TOUR WITH 'HAIR'
... and when you can count Ken Holtzman (13-8), Catfish Hunter (12-4), Dave Hamilton (6-3) as well as Odom among them, you count quality.