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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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This day in baseball history: Yaz, sir

Power Line (blog) - 01 Oct 2017
In the top of the eighth, however, the first four Angel batters — Jim Fregosi, ex-Twin Jimmie Hall (on a walk), ex-Twin Don Mincher, and Rick Reichardt — all reached base against Lasher, with Fregosi and Hall scoring. It seems odd that Tigers manager ...
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Remembering Darren Daulton, a Great Phillie, a Great Leader

NBC 10 Philadelphia - 07 Aug 2017
The late Jim Fregosi recognized those seeds when he took over as Phillies manager in 1991. During his playing days, Fregosi was one of those old-school tough guys with matinee idol looks, much like Daulton was in his time. Fregosi felt a connection ...
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Fregosi, former player, manager and scout, dies at 71

MLB.com - 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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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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An Angels Fan's Guide to the Baseball Hall of Fame's Museum

OCRegister - 08 Sep 2017
Early-era team founder Gene Autry makes a brief appearance, on-field talents like pitcher Dean Chance and short stop Jim Fregosi are seen; then stars on the three playoff squads in 1979, 1982 and 1986; and, notable individuals of more recent vintage ...
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Some things you may not know about your Angels

Los Angeles Times - 01 Apr 2017
The Angels have retired five numbers in their history: 11 (Jim Fregosi), 26 (Gene Autry), 29 (Rod Carew), 30 (Nolan Ryan) and 50 (Jimmie Reese). There are two other numbers that, while not officially retired, haven't been used in a long time. No. 15 ...
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Minervino Rojas, una vida dramática

Informador.com.mx (Sátira) (Comunicado de prensa) - 20 Oct 2017
Su esposa y otro de sus hijos sobrevivieron al trágico accidente, y fue ayudado por sus compañeros de equipo, siendo el promotor de esa acción el torpedero Jim Fregosi, creando para ello una fundación. Minervino logró salvar la vida, pero nunca pudo ...
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Hall-Of-Fame Careers That Cooperstown Never Gave The Time Of Day

FiveThirtyEight - 26 Jul 2017
Then there's recently retired center fielder Jim Edmonds (64 percent), whose career was roughly as good as Ashburn's by JAWS, despite what all but 11 voters thought in 2016. Even the less-probable members of the All-One-and-Done Team were borderline ...
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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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Jim Fregosi and Nolan Ryan forever linked in Mets history

Newsday - 15 Feb 2014
Jim Fregosi, a former All-Star who won more than 1,000 games as a manager for four teams and was traded to the Mets in a deal that sent Nolan Ryan to the Angels, died on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 after an apparent stroke several days earlier. He was 71.
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Ah Zabenya! “Simba” offers hope

Halo's Heaven - 26 Jul 2017
Jim Fregosi's 1964 season (7.0 fWAR), followed by his 1970 season (6.8 fWAR), then his 1965 season (5.4 fWAR), then 1967 (5.2), and then he added a 5 fWAR campaign in 1966 just for good measure. Past that, you have Orlando Cabrera's 2007 season ...
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The Greatest One-Two Punch in Angel History

Halo's Heaven - 14 Sep 2017
I was telling a friend the other day that there are only two Aerosmith albums that I like from start to finish -- Toys in the Attic and Rock in a Hard Place. But then he stopped me right there and said that what I had just said didn't make any sense ...
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Feliz fin de semana con rumorama.com

El Carabobeño - 07 Oct 2017
El número mil uno en ese grupo es Jim Fregosi … Ahora, tras de Carew (30 en la lista) y Guerrero, los nuestros con mejores promedios al bate de por vida en este máximo nivel, han sido, Miguel Cabrera 317 (número 56 en el orden), José Altuve 316 (57); ...
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Peter Schmuck: Don Baylor was everybody's MVP

Baltimore Sun (blog) - 07 Aug 2017
There were a few guys in there who could be pretty tough on a kid reporter and manager Jim Fregosi wasn't an easy interview either, so I was quickly advised that the go-to guys in the clubhouse were Baylor and Bobby Grich, the other former Oriole who ...

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