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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 ...
... York's Catfish Hunter. And because they added at least one home run in each succeeding game, they kept setting a major league record every day for a week.
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.
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?
Strictly a singles swinger
LINERS AND ONE-LINERS FLOW FROM THE BAT AND MOUTH OF LYMAN BOSTOCK JR.
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
RAPPED, NOT WRAPPED UP
To make it official the Yankees gave the baseball to Catfish Hunter on Sunday, ... the American League East title, Hunter gave up five runs in 1â…
A BIG BEGINNING FOR THE LITTLE LEAGUE
The Reds were undone by the A's formidable pitching—Ken Holtzman, Rollie Fingers, Vida Blue and Jim (Catfish) Hunter (see cover) for openers—and by some ...