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TWO HOT YOUNG PITCHERS NAMED SCORE AND TURLEY ARE EVOKING MEMORIES OF LEGENDS THEY MAY RE-CREATE
The rocketing fast balls of two young American League pitchers—Bob Turley of the New York Yankees and Herb Score of the Cleveland Indians—have aroused ...
HOW I KNOW WHAT PITCHERS WILL THROW
The secrets of a highly specialized art—how to detect and profit by the telltale habits of rival pitchers—are revealed by baseball's No. 1 spy, who used to have a ...
THE YOUNG PITCHERS TAKE COMMAND
Close to the halfway mark in another typically tight National League pennant race , a group of strong-armed youngsters seems to control the balance of power.
The Question: Should pitchers throw the "duster" against a dangerous batter in a tight game?
I suppose the duster is okay if the pitcher can control it. But can he? Even so, a pitcher doesn't have a lot of guts if he throws at a man's head."
THE PITCHERS STAND AND FIGHT
Through six months and 327 ball games, it seemed unlikely that the collective pitching staffs of the New York Yankees and the San Francisco Giants were in any ...
The Height Report Major league scouts and general managers are panting over very tall pitchers, because they believe that, indeed, bigger is better
A new breed of pitchers, long of shank and high of pocket, isbeginning to cast a far-reaching shadow over baseball's landscapelike stalks of ...
The Perils Of Darryl
A rugged apprenticeship behind him, Darryl Strawberry could be swinging into an amazin' future
Heaven Help Marge Schott
The Reds' owner, long ago reduced to a life of loneliness, has further isolated herself by her spiteful words and witless deeds.
First-Strike Capability Pitchers who launch their initial delivery over the plate more often win the battle with batters
When Brian was a10-year-old in Fort Wayne, Ind., his father, Steve, had givenhim the best advice any pitcher could get: The best pitch ...
JARET WRIGHT THE AUDACIOUS INDIANS ROOKIE STOOD FIRM WHILE VETERAN PITCHERS QUAKED
The Cleveland Indians can say they weren't surprised that a21-year-old pitcher who had a mere 16 major league starts wouldevolve into the ...