Showing 1 - 10 of 1750 Stories for Don Drysdale
THE GREAT HOLDOUT
It happened exactly as I have told you; I called Don Drysdale from Vero Beach, and Don and I got together the next day in Nicola's. And yet Sandy's book says, ...
EX-BAD BOY'S BIG YEAR
Don Drysdale's pitching motion—once described as 'all spikes, elbows and fingernails'—hasn't changed, but his working attitude has. Result: a good shot at 30 ...
Big Willie's private war with Cousin Don
The very sight of Don Drysdale turns Willie McCovey of the Giants from an erratic power hitter into Paul Bunyan with a baseball bat
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.
Detroit Jumped All Over 'Em
The Tigers leaped to the fore in every game as they bounded past the Padres to win the 81st Series
THE SEASON OF THE ZERO HERO
A hitting crisis has set in as big-league pitchers, led by the Dodgers' frugal Don Drysdale, have become veritable Ebenezer Scrooges. Even baseball owners ...
LITTLE D HAS HIS BIGGEST DAY
When Sutton joined the Dodgers in 1966 for his first big league season, he labored in the long shadows of Sandy Koufax and Don Drysdale, ...
Says Don Drysdale, the Hall of Fame pitcher who was noted for his chin music, " You know what fines are? They're like blowing cotton.
THE MOODY TIGER OF THE REDS
Robinson's most abiding feud has been with Don Drysdale of the Dodgers. Every season Robinson leads the league in being hit by pitched balls, and Drysdale ...
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