Showing 1 - 10 of 82 Stories for Danny Murtaugh
It Went All the Way!
And so did Pittsburgh's Pirates when Bill Mazeroski swung his bat and hit the ball over Forbes Field's distant left field wall. Yankee hopes were dead, the seventh game was over and the Pirates had won their first World Series in 35 years.
End of Innocence
Bruce Kison seemed a wide-eyed rookie, agog at playing in a World Series, until he uncorked his fastball and brought the Orioles to their knees
The Winning Ways of a Thirty-year Loser
When Art Rooney founded pro football's Pittsburgh Steelers a black notebook served as his office, a handshake closed his deals and he dreamed of championships. Since then he has become a millionaire, made a million friends, built a million-dollar racing interest and has given up trying to run things from a black book. But he and Pittsburgh are still looking for that title
THE KNIFE AND THE HAMMER
No Pirate victory is quite official without Face. In the eighth the Yankees led off with two singles and Danny Murtaugh decided that maybe Law was getting a little ...
NO DISGRUNTLEMENTS ROUND HERE
Eyeing his slaphappy band of plucky Bucs across a generation gap, tobacco- chewing Danny Murtaugh agrees they deserve to have a style all their own.
Three rivers, two strikes
Failing to get timely hits from vaunted batsmen and needed relief from the bullpen, Pittsburgh's Pirates are treading water above last place
Big ifs: Manager Danny Murtaugh hopes that Law is back to normal. On Law's health depends the health of the Pirates. Rookies and new faces: Bob Veale, ...
A GUNG-HO MARINE AT THE HOT CORNER
Recently Manager Danny Murtaugh put Johnny Logan in to replace Hoak late in a game. "Just remember, this is my position," Hoak growled as Logan took over.
CHURNED BY THE GUT-GRINDER
The day had been long, hot and perilous for Danny Murtaugh (see cover), manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates. His team had taken an early 3-0 ...
A LOOK AT THE NEW SEASON
If Houk's job is difficult, Pittsburgh Manager Danny Murtaugh's is worse. He has the same young, efficient and aggressive team that won the title, plus better ...