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April 19, 1998
HittingChipper Jones, Braves, 2-for-5, HR (8th), double, 2 RBIs.Walt Weiss, Braves, 3-for-4, 2 RBIs.Andy Sheets, Padres, 3-for-4, HR, 3 RBIs.PitchingManny Aybar, Cardinals, 6 innings, 6 hits, 2 runs.Denny Neagle, Braves, 9 innings, 7 hits, 4 runs.Pub Date: 4/19/98
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By Rock Kubatko and Rock Kubatko,SUN STAFF | October 13, 1999
ATLANTA -- A large portion of the upper deck in right field remained empty last night, costing some fans the chance to witness a professional wrestler singing the national anthem. This was postseason baseball, Atlanta-style, for better or worse.Greg Maddux provided the better half.Putting all of his skills on display, Maddux subdued the New York Mets and gave the Braves the early advantage in the National League Championship Series with a 4-2 victory in Game 1 before 44,172 at Turner Field.
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February 13, 1991
Baseball Baltimore Orioles -- Agreed to terms with 1B Glenn Davis (.251, HRs, 64 RBI with Houston Astros) on a 1-year contract worth $3,275,000.Boston Red Sox -- Agreed to terms with P Joe Hesketh (0-4, 3.51 ERA in 12 games) on a 1-year contract worth $465,000, a $355,000 raise.California Angels -- Agreed to terms with OF Dave Gallagher (.254, 0, 7) on a 1-year contract worth $367,500, a raise of %J $267,000.Cleveland Indians -- Agreed to terms with OF Chris James (.299, 12, 70) on a 1-year contract worth $1,367,500, a raise of $747,500.
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By Roch Kubatko and Roch Kubatko,SUN STAFF Sun staff writer Peter Schmuck contributed to this article | July 8, 1998
DENVER -- As if having his 3-year-old son in the stands, smiling and clapping, wasn't enough to fill Atlanta shortstop Walt Weiss with unspeakable joy, he added another poignant scene to the All-Star Game by singling twice for the National League and driving in a run in the fourth inning."
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By Ron Borges and Ron Borges,Boston Globe | October 9, 1990
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Walt Weiss sat in a folding chair in the Oakland A's clubhouse yesterday and watched one tape replay after another of the Ellis Burks slide that took him out of a double play, the remainder of the American League Championship Series and most likely the World Series. The longer Weiss watched, the louder his knee throbbed and the more certain his fate seemed."The doctors tested my [left] knee today and found a sprained medial collateral ligament," Weiss said softly. "They pretty much said playing any more this year is doubtful, but we'll wait for a week or so and reassess.
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By Roch Kubatko and Roch Kubatko,SUN STAFF Sun staff writer Peter Schmuck contributed to this article | July 8, 1998
DENVER -- As if having his 3-year-old son in the stands, smiling and clapping, wasn't enough to fill Atlanta shortstop Walt Weiss with unspeakable joy, he added another poignant scene to the All-Star Game by singling twice for the National League and driving in a run in the fourth inning."
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By Buster Olney and Buster Olney,SUN STAFF | October 14, 1996
And so the Orioles plunge into an off-season that could generate even more changes than last year, and affect everyone from Cal Ripken to Eddie Murray to the coaching staff.The many pressing issues the Orioles must address this winter: Will general manager Pat Gillick stay? He says he will every time he's asked, but always with qualifiers -- "as my mind is right now," for example. Sources in the organization say he'll stay, but have their own doubts, wondering if Gillick will be happy working with owner Peter Angelos wielding veto power.
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By Rock Kubatko and Rock Kubatko,SUN STAFF | October 13, 1999
ATLANTA -- A large portion of the upper deck in right field remained empty last night, costing some fans the chance to witness a professional wrestler singing the national anthem. This was postseason baseball, Atlanta-style, for better or worse.Greg Maddux provided the better half.Putting all of his skills on display, Maddux subdued the New York Mets and gave the Braves the early advantage in the National League Championship Series with a 4-2 victory in Game 1 before 44,172 at Turner Field.
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June 2, 1999
Braves: Shortstop Walt Weiss missed his sixth straight game with a sore left quadriceps.Dodgers: Dave Hansen remained 9-for-19 (.474) as a pinch hitter by walking.
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April 19, 1998
HittingChipper Jones, Braves, 2-for-5, HR (8th), double, 2 RBIs.Walt Weiss, Braves, 3-for-4, 2 RBIs.Andy Sheets, Padres, 3-for-4, HR, 3 RBIs.PitchingManny Aybar, Cardinals, 6 innings, 6 hits, 2 runs.Denny Neagle, Braves, 9 innings, 7 hits, 4 runs.Pub Date: 4/19/98
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By Buster Olney and Buster Olney,SUN STAFF | October 14, 1996
And so the Orioles plunge into an off-season that could generate even more changes than last year, and affect everyone from Cal Ripken to Eddie Murray to the coaching staff.The many pressing issues the Orioles must address this winter: Will general manager Pat Gillick stay? He says he will every time he's asked, but always with qualifiers -- "as my mind is right now," for example. Sources in the organization say he'll stay, but have their own doubts, wondering if Gillick will be happy working with owner Peter Angelos wielding veto power.
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February 13, 1991
Baseball Baltimore Orioles -- Agreed to terms with 1B Glenn Davis (.251, HRs, 64 RBI with Houston Astros) on a 1-year contract worth $3,275,000.Boston Red Sox -- Agreed to terms with P Joe Hesketh (0-4, 3.51 ERA in 12 games) on a 1-year contract worth $465,000, a $355,000 raise.California Angels -- Agreed to terms with OF Dave Gallagher (.254, 0, 7) on a 1-year contract worth $367,500, a raise of %J $267,000.Cleveland Indians -- Agreed to terms with OF Chris James (.299, 12, 70) on a 1-year contract worth $1,367,500, a raise of $747,500.
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By Ron Borges and Ron Borges,Boston Globe | October 9, 1990
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Walt Weiss sat in a folding chair in the Oakland A's clubhouse yesterday and watched one tape replay after another of the Ellis Burks slide that took him out of a double play, the remainder of the American League Championship Series and most likely the World Series. The longer Weiss watched, the louder his knee throbbed and the more certain his fate seemed."The doctors tested my [left] knee today and found a sprained medial collateral ligament," Weiss said softly. "They pretty much said playing any more this year is doubtful, but we'll wait for a week or so and reassess.
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