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Maddux shrugs off record as 'just luck'

...sixth, pushing his streak to 70 1/3 innings and moving within 14 1/3 innings of breaking the major league record Bill Fischer set with the 1962 Kansas City Athletics. The 35-year-old right-hander also passed Gaylord Perry to become only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/09/bra_317725.shtml
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Braves notebook

...the situation." Maddux has now gone 70 1/3 straight innings without a walk, and is now just 14 innings away from Bill Fischer's Major League mark of 84 1/3 set with the Kansas City A's in 1962. Lost in the hoopla over the record was Maddux...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/09/bra_317732.shtml
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Braves notes

...was chosen ahead of Brad Clontz because pitching coach Bill Fischer recommended him. "He's pitching lights out," general manager John Schuerholz said. "Bill Fischer says he's outstanding right now." The decision to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/12/oth_212835.shtml
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...Clontz returned with an improved changeup and a more aggressive attitude. Working with Richmond pitching coach Bill Fischer, he decided to stop trying to throw perfect pitches on the corners and concentrate on keeping the ball down and throwing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/28/oth_213726.shtml
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Braves notebook: Clontz back in the big leagues

...to me in my baseball career. It was a test of my character to see how I handled it." Working with pitching coach Bill Fischer, Clontz returned to his submarine style of pitching and saw immediate results. Now, the question is, can he transfer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/27/oth_211985.shtml
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No free passes with Maddux on mound

...Maddux already eclipsed the NL record and finds himself within reach of the major league mark of 84 2/3, set by Bill Fischer of the 1962 Kansas City Athletics. "The thing about it," said pitcher John Burkett, one of Maddux's teammates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/11/bra_318182.shtml
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Maddux dominates Arizona

...first hit, a roller through the middle. Maddux's command would have brought tears of joy to that old warhorse, Bill Fischer, who once worked 84 13 innings without walking anyone. "I stayed out of the middle of the plate most of the time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/08/bas_295197.shtml
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MLB notebook

...the team returns home on Friday. TAMPA BAY: Pitching coach Rick Williams was fired and replaced with 69-year old Bill Fischer, who was the pitching coach for Atlanta's Triple A team at Richmond of the International League. ... OF Jose Guillen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/13/bas_287066.shtml
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Braves notebook: Chen at home in pen

...LEAGUE COACH LEAVES FOR DEVIL RAYS The Braves lost a valued member of their organization when Class AAA pitching coach Bill Fischer, 69, was hired as the Tampa Bay Devil Rays pitching coach Wednesday. Fischer, who has been with the R-Braves since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/13/bas_287083.shtml
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Braves notebook

...25 walks. The left-hander thinks he's ironed out his command problems with the help of Richmond pitching coach Bill Fischer, who suggested he stop his hands at his chest during his delivery, rather than raising them over his head. "Fischer...

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