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One Eck Of a Guy
With an assist from his wife, ace reliever Dennis Eckersley faced his drinking problem
Walk-off! Crazy A simple turn of phrase by Dennis Eckersley in 1993 has become an overused appellation for a game-ending dinger
Like crabgrass invading someone's lawn, "walk-off!" has takenroot in sports lingo and gotten out of control. The term shouldappear in quotes ...
With uncanny control and a peerless talent for painting the edges of the plate, Oakland relief ace Dennis Eckersley has become virtually unbeatable
A PITCHER IN HIS PRIME
The question is whether he will become the first pitcher since Dennis Eckersley in 1992 to be named Most Valuable Player. In recent decades ...
THE RICH GET RICHER
All of which have to do with Alderson, whose moves no longer amaze A's relief stud Dennis Eckersley (himself an Alderson acquisition, plucked ...
a moment of madness
In the previous two games Oakland reliever Dennis Eckersley had pointed and exulted after striking out the Sox's Dwight Evans. Enough.
'ONE HELLUVA TEAM'
Said Oakland relief ace Dennis Eckersley, who closed out both games, "We've got one helluva baseball team, don't you think?" Actually, most ...
ALONE ON THE HILL IN THIS ERA OF MUSCULAR HITTERS AND MINUSCULE STRIKE ZONES, PITCHERS GET HAMMERED ALL THE TIME. A FEW, HOWEVER, NOT ONLY SURVIVE BUT ALSO THRIVE. HERE ARE THEIR SECRETS
Says 22-year veteran Dennis Eckersley, the Cardinals' closer, "It's getting to the point where you have to have a trick pitch. You always have to ...
Once again, this time with a golfer's panic attack, a sports figure helps put a human face on a mental health issue too often ignored