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Glory Amid Grief Battered but unbowed by family tragedy, Ferguson Jenkins looks toward his induction into the Hall of Fame
Jul 15, 1991 ... POSTHOLE DIGGING IS A SWEATY CHORE, EVEN IN THE STICKY red clay of. Oklahoma. Ferguson Jenkins is going at it hard -- digging ...
MORALS AND IMMORTALS Ferguson Jenkins and Gaylord Perry should be in the Hall
Jan 23, 1989 ... Ferguson Jenkins or -- gasp! -- Gaylord Perry had been elected to the. Hall of Fame? The BBWAA has saved our kids from being exposed to
Ferguson Jenkins, Pitcher August 30, 1971
Jun 9, 2003 ... During his 19-year career Ferguson Jenkins became the only pitcher in major league history to strike out more than 3,000 batters while walking ...
Back On The Comeback Trail Again Fergie Jenkins was considered washed up, but now he's cleaning up in Texas
May 29, 1978 ... Thirteen years ago Jim Bunning of the Phillies, who later became the first pitcher since Cy Young to win 100 games in each major league ...
DEEP IN THE HEART, FOR A CHANGE
Typically, he has surrounded himself with some old ones—Ferguson Jenkins, Cesar Tovar, Leo Cardenas—that are new to Ranger followers, who had become ...
SAY HEY NO MORE
Sitting there in the Giant clubhouse in Candlestick Park, Willie Mays looked old and sick. His eyes were like road maps—Route 1 from San Francisco to Santa ...
Jul 10, 2015 ... ... appeared) and encouraged in letters from Hall of Famers (Bob Feller, Ferguson Jenkins) as well as by opponents during pregame chats.
Apr 12, 1982 ... "The only person I recognize around here," says Ferguson Jenkins, a Cub pitcher for the first time since 1973, "is Yosh Kawano." How true.
Underworked and Highly Paid
Apr 28, 2014 ... Ferguson Jenkins completed that many in 1974 all by himself. Look, this is progress. There's a recognition that pitchers can be broken through ...
Reds' rookie is a tough cookie
Aug 27, 1973 ... ... before a packed house in Wrigley Field, facing Ferguson Jenkins and having the game ... "Jenkins struck me out," says Driessen with a smile.
SORE SPOTS IN A BIG-ARM YEAR
For every strong-armed Ferguson Jenkins or Luis Tiant, who take their regular pitching rotations in Chicago and Cleveland, there are five Fred Newmans and ...
Houston coach John Jenkins has no apologies for his wild offense with the wide- open .... where Jenkins played occasional backup quarterback to Joe Ferguson.
Flame Thrower The Cubs' Kerry Wood, who's only 20, used a ...
May 18, 1998 ... general manager Ed Lynch of the Cubs, a franchise that hasn't had a pitcher strike out 200 batters in a season since Ferguson Jenkins in 1971.
THE NEW METS GO BUMP IN THE LIGHT OF DAY
The Vault. The New Mets Go Bump In The Light Of Day. They began the season just like the old Mets. But last week they outscrapped the Cubs, head to head ...
Beege And Bags Forever
Jun 9, 2003 ... By Dan Jenkins · The Disciples of St. Darrell on a Wild Weekend. A portrait of Texas football fandom: There were four big games in three days ...
May 2, 1983 ... Rick Dempsey was the first recipient of Baltimore's Wiffle Ball Bat Award, which goes to an Oriole who strikes out three times in a game.
Apr 4, 1983 ... Ron Cey wants it understood that he is not just another former Dodger infielder running around looking odd in somebody else's uniform.
WHAT THE EXPERTS SAY
Jun 13, 1977 ... Mathematical comparisons. Rates of compression. Coefficients of restitution. Come again? Isn't this baseball, the national pastime, in which the ...