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Jim Fregosi, All-Star, Dies at 71; Was Traded for Nolan Ryan

New York Times - 14 Feb 2014
Jim Fregosi, a baseball lifer who made six All-Star teams as a player and managed the 1993 Philadelphia Phillies to the National League pennant, but who is probably best known — by New Yorkers, at least — as the player the Mets received from the ...
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The Phillies were progressive, but did they progress? | Bob Ford

Philly.com - 25 Sep 2018
In the old days of the Phillies franchise – which is to say all the days between 1883 and Kapler's hiring – the managers usually offered more dour assessments of poorly played games. Jim Fregosi, for instance, would frequently liken his team's ...
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McCaffery: Gabe Kapler never managed to completely do his job

The Delaware County Daily Times - 27 Sep 2018
No manager in modern Phillies history had a better grasp of that than the late Jim Fregosi, who had the gift of perfect timing and clubhouse management, knowing when to unfurl his displeasure in public, but also when to trust the players to police the ...
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Starlin Castro's unlikely quest for 3000 hits and the Hall of Fame

Beyond the Box Score - 23 Sep 2018
To figure out what his career arc would look like, I found every infielder since World War II who got more 1300 hits through age 28, which included: Bill Mazeroski, Roberto Alomar, Nellie Fox, Pete Rose, Jimmy Rollins, Jim Fregosi, Harvey Kuenn, Derek ...
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Whicker: Ryan Madson's muscle memory keys Dodgers in Game 4

OCRegister - 09 Oct 2018
But when Jim Fregosi Jr., in the Royals' organization, asked Madson to mentor a high school pitcher, Madson did so and began looking at the mound as a familiar old shoe. He got back into the game, won a second World Series ring, migrated to Oakland and ...
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Curt Schilling would love to have been Gabe Kapler's pitching coach

NBCSports.com - 12 Jun 2018
He was preceded in death by manager Jim Fregosi and beloved coaches John Vukovich and Johnny Podres. “It's tough not to have everybody here,” Schilling said. “It's tough not to have Dutch and the coaches. Life moves at a very unique pace when you ...
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The Phillies 1993 NL Championship team: Where are they now?

Allentown Morning Call - 24 May 2018
In 1993, manager Jim Fregosi's famed “Macho Row” helped defeat the Atlanta Braves in the NL Championship Series, which ended when Mitch Williams struck out Bill Pecota and sent the crowd at Veterans Stadium into a crazed and prolonged euphoria.
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Fregosi, former player, manager and scout, dies at 71

Anaheim Angels - 14 Feb 2014
"I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Jim Fregosi, who contributed to the success of our clubs for 53 years as an All-Star player with the Angels, a pennant-winning manager with the Phillies, a trusted scout with the Braves and many other ...
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Red Sox historical comparisons: How the 2018 team lines up

Boston.com - 30 Apr 2018
Jim Fregosi. 6. Adrian Beltre. 7. Josh Reddick. 8. Tim Naehring. 9. Jim Essian. I know, you're asking a question with which I am rather familiar: What in the world are you talking about, Finn? Of course the Red Sox cannot have that lineup, though it's ...
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Jim Fregosi's estate auctioning some Phillies memorabilia

Philly.com (blog) - 11 May 2016
Two decades and change after Jim Fregosi's "Macho Row" Phillies team won the National League pennant, the former Phillies manager's estate has decided it's time to get rid of some of his memorabilia from that era. So it has put a range of items up for ...
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Former White Sox manager Jim Fregosi dead at 71

Chicago Tribune - 15 Feb 2014
Summing up Jim Fregosi's life runs much deeper than his 18 seasons as an All-Star shortstop and 15 years as manager that included an unsuccessful but amusing three seasons with the White Sox. "He was really larger than life," said childhood friend and ...
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Jim Fregosi through the years

USA TODAY - 14 Feb 2014
9 of 9. 1 of 9. Autoplay. Show Thumbnails. Show Captions. Last SlideNext Slide. None. Former Angels player, coach and manager Jim Fregosi stands with his Angels jersey and retired number after ceremonies prior to the Angels game in Anaheim, Calif.
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Mitch Chortkoff Remembered

Culver City Observer - 20 Jul 2018
In February 2014, when Jim Fregosi died, Mitch wrote: "Last week I was jolted into a trip down memory lane. I was fresh out of college in 1963 and had an ambition to become a sportswriter. "I sent out resumes and received a call from Bud Furillo ...
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Jim Fregosi, baseball All-Star and manager, dies at 71

Washington Post (blog) - 16 Feb 2014
Jim Fregosi, a six-time all-star shortstop with the Los Angeles Angels who later managed the Angels and the rowdy 1993 National League champion Philadelphia Phillies, died Feb. 14 at a hospital in Miami. He was 71. He had been hospitalized after ...
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Will Vladimir Guerrero be the first Angel in Cooperstown?

Los Angeles Times - 23 Jan 2018
Outfielder Vladimir Guerrero is expected to be elected to the Hall of Fame on Wednesday, joining third baseman Chipper Jones and slugger Jim Thome in the class of 2018. Closer Trevor Hoffman and designated hitter Edgar Martinez are on the bubble for ...
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Iconic Peninsula high school baseball coach dies at 89

The Mercury News - 19 May 2018
He coached major leaguers Jim Fregosi, Norm Angelini, Danny Frisella, Tim Cullen and Randy Gomez, along with longtime MLB scout Gary Hughes. “The original guy that kind of put Serra baseball on the map,” said Dean Ayoob, in his eighth year as athletic ...
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New York Mets History: Mets Trade Nolan Ryan

Call to the Pen - 10 Dec 2016
With the California Angels looking for young players, they sent former six time All Star Jim Fregosi to the New York Mets. In exchange, they received Ryan and three other prospects. As Fregosi had been limited to a .233/.317/.326 batting line due to ...

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