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Don Zimmer won't be forgotten

...that earned him the nickname "Popeye." Zimmer played on the original New York Mets, saw his Boston Red Sox beaten by Bucky Dent's playoff homer and got tossed to the ground by Pedro Martinez during a brawl.With the champion Yankees, Zimmer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-05/don-zimmer-wont-be-forgo
Baseball's wild-card playoff games have supporters and critics

...first time a whole season has come down to one game.Baseball history is filled with thrilling one-game playoffs - the Bucky Dent home run in 1978, Matt Holliday heading home in the 13th inning in 2007, among others. But those came about naturally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-10-04/baseballs-wild-card-play
Yanks get satisfaction

...satisfaction that these Yankees came farther to win this American League East championship than any New York team since Bucky Dent popped one into the net here in 1978. "I can't take my glasses off. I'm crying like a baby," manager Joe Torre...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/02/bas_8335.shtml
Baseball
MLB Notes:

...Port St. Lucie, Fla. "It is a step in the right direction," Mets manager Willie Randolph said. REDS: Bench coach Bucky Dent was replaced with minor league manager Pat Kelly. Dent, who had been with the Reds since 2005, was removed after the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/04/bas_134659.shtml
Baseball
N.Y. to salute champs

...counting the crowd, it could turn out to be just that. When the 1978 Yankees got their ride up Broadway, shortstop Bucky Dent was the focal point of cheers. In this parade, the Yankee relief pitchers will have the most eye-catching transportation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/29/met_200247.shtml
Metro
Baseball roundup

...in three years and the seventh time overall. The last time the Yankees clinched on the road was Oct. 2, 1978, when Bucky Dent's home run led them over Boston 5-4 in a one-game playoff at Fenway Park. Boston lost for the sixth time in seven...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/10/met_238580.shtml
Metro
Super Bowl highlights super rivalry: Beantown vs. Big Apple

...the field, court, diamond or ice, that's how it is between Beantown and the Big Apple. Goes beyond Babe Ruth, Bucky Dent and Bill Buckner, too. Way past Spygate or when Bruins rabblerouser Mike Milbury climbed into the stands and banged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/28/pro_185217.shtml
NFL
Yankees advance to World Series

...the Yankees bounced back, rekindling all those painful memories that have haunted so many Red Sox fans - thoughts of Bucky Dent, Bill Buckner and decades of New York domination. For the Yankees, who haven't won the World Series since 2000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/17/bas_397418.shtml
Baseball
Overtime

...also won the championship in that series. Baseball Omaha Royals hire Dent as manager Former New York Yankees manager Bucky Dent was hired Monday to manage Triple-A Omaha, the top farm club for the Kansas City Royals. Dent managed the Yankees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/27/oth_330125.shtml
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Braves Notebook: Graffanino making Cox's decision more difficult every day

...the job." He credits working with Mets minor league hitting coordinator Jeff Pentland in Arizona and Piazza at the Bucky Dent School in Delray Beach with improving his approach at the plate and shortening his swing. "Mike (Piazza) has a style...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/14/oth_205311.shtml
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