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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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That Time a 17-Year-Old Tom Brady Borrowed Ken Griffey Jr.'s Jersey

Monday Morning Quarterback - 12 Jul 2017
Serra had a longstanding reputation of producing high-end baseball players, from Barry Bonds (class of '82), to Jim Fregosi (class of '59), and several others who had varying degrees of success but at least reached the majors. Serra's reputation only ...
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The Art Of Sign Stealing Is Alive And Well In The Minors

Ozarks Sports Zone - 10 Jul 2017
“I coached with Jim Fregosi down in the minor leagues at Louisville (a Cardinals Triple-A affiliate) and then he was managing Philadelphia when I was on the bench with (Joe) Torre in St. Louis. Even though it had been several years, he hadn't changed ...
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All-Name Teams: Part Six

Sports Central - 18 Jul 2017
Bill James suggested that an All-Jim Team would beat any other all-name team. I don't think he's far off. The closest the Jims have to a weakness is middle infield, with Jim Gilliam and Jim Fregosi, but those are very good players. The pitching staff ...
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Jo Adell's debut with the AZL Angels

Halo's Heaven - 07 Jul 2017
He's like the Godfather now (aka Local Organizational Coach/Scout) and he was like The Sundance Kid to Jim Fregosi. But the real Sundance Kid was not an AL All Star & did not win 3 Gold Gloves for the Angels. Knoop is one of the only links to the 1960 ...
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Fryer: Angels might be a .500 team, but they are 100 percent fun

OCRegister - 28 Jun 2017
Simmons, yet another first-half MVP guy, might be the best-fielding shortstop in Angels history – the competition there starts with the slick and rangy Jim Fregosi and includes Erick Aybar, Gary DiSarcina and Dick Schofield. Calm down, you legion of ...
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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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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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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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Jim Fregosi, All-Star, Dies at 71; Angel Was Traded for Nolan Ryan

New York Times - 16 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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Primer latino participó blanqueada en Juego de Estrellas

Listín Diario (Comunicado de prensa) - 12 Jul 2017
Mientras que los tres hits de la Americana los martillaron Jim Fregosi, el cubano Tony Oliva y Don Wert. Las demás blanqueadas tiradas por la Nacional fueron lanzadas el martes nueve de julio de 1940 (4-0), el miércoles 13 de julio de 1960 (6-0), el ...
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Childhood Memories From Working for the Boston Red Sox

Parade - 12 Jun 2017
One specific game I remember was against Texas Rangers, and I sat at the end of the dugout with Jim Fregosi, Mike Cubbage and Roy Smalley Jr. They were super cool players, and I was in heaven!” The pay was about twelve dollars per game—but the ...
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Phillies Wall of Fame Ballot Released with an Obvious Winner

That Balls Outta Here - 23 Feb 2017
Joining Rose on the ballot will be Scott Rolen, Rick Wise, Placido Polanco, Manny Trillo, Steve Bedrosian, Larry Christenson, Jim Fregosi, Gene Garber, and Ron Reed. Fans can vote for their top three from those 10 candidates, and the top five from the ...

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