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SUBJECT: DON NEWCOMBE
At Ebbets Field in Brooklyn last week, in the afternoon before a night game, Don Newcombe was out running by himself four hours before game time. He was the ...
After practice one day, Don Newcombe ambled from the clubhouse in a snazzy red golf cap that produced whistles and catcalls across three baseball diamonds.
DON NEWCOMBE (No. 36), Right-hander. Club's big winner. Had slow start and wobbly finish but in between was best pitcher in National League. If he's ready ...
DON HOAK—THEN AND NOW
Yet after three weeks of the 1957 season Don Hoak was hitting .415, and a week later, ... he hit a grand-slam home run off Don Newcombe to win another game.
The Name Is Yogi
Not even the unparalleled brilliance of Don Larson's perfect game could dim the World Series luster of the squat, unbeautiful Berra—ballplayer extraordinary
But Don Newcombe looks all right and so do Erskine, Labine, Koufax, Roebuck and a handful of sharp rookies. It may not be quite so easy as last year but the ...
Big Don Newcombe is not, but over a season his tremendous consistency racks up game after game. Talkative Clem Labine and taciturn Don Bessent provide ...
LOS ANGELES DODGERS
Don Newcombe pitches as well as ever until someone hits one. Then everyone hits one. Still, he is a potential winner. So is Carl Erskine. Danny McDevitt and ...
TWILIGHT OF THE BUMS
And Don Newcombe's arm was hurting, and Carl Erskine's probably was, too, though with Carl a sore arm is as much a part of his baseball life as his glove and ...
THE GREAT DRAMA: LAST ACT
Don't worry about the World Series. .... game, raged about with umpire-baiting; and 8-6 to Don Newcombe, but only after closing a 7-2 deficit to one spare run.