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Cobb County jury awards no damages in case against Cardinals player

...decided not to award any damages in a civil suit involving former Atlanta Braves outfielder Ron Gant. Connie Mack IV, son of Sen. Connie Mack III, R-Fla., filed suit against Gant in a 1992 bar fight in an Atlanta suburb. Mack claimed that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/20/oth_219363.shtml
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Ramblin' Rhodes: Latest book on Ty Cobb is well-researched account

...up to have lunch with former Philadelphia Athletics pitcher Lou Brissie, who, like Cobb, was managed by the great Connie Mack.Leerhsen soaked it all in and ended up writing what I consider to be the best biography of Cobb ever published.Like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-29/ramblin-rhodes-latest
Managing rivals will get their due

...La Russa, who compiled 2,728 wins in 33 seasons with the Chicago White Sox, Oakland and St. Louis, behind only Connie Mack (3,731) and John McGraw (2,763). "A loss, they never made excuses. Just got beat.""But they won. They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-25/managing-rivals-will-get
Dodgers' Josh Beckett pitches no-hitter against Phillies

...to throw a no-hitter in Philadelphia since Montreal's Bill Stoneman stopped the Phillies on April 17, 1969, at Connie Mack Stadium.All of the defensive plays behind Beckett were routine. Domonic Brown had the hardest out, a liner that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-25/dodgers-josh-beckett-pit
Bobby Cox, Greg Maddux tour Hall of Fame together

...who also spent four years in Toronto, was the fourth-winningest manager with 2,504 victories and trailed only Connie Mack, John McGraw and La Russa.On the tour, Cox raised his eyebrows when Erik Strohl, vice president of exhibitions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-24/bobby-cox-greg-maddux-to
Mary Boatwright

...friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 from 6pm - 8pm. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Connie Mack Children's Home, 810 Maxwell Ave., Greenwood, SC 29646 or Shriner's Hospital, 950 W. Faris Rd., Greenville...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171383005
A rare Byrd

Baseball manager Connie Mack spent 50 seasons coaching the Philadelphia Athletics, and you don't have to be an A's fan to appreciate that astounding record...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-06-29/rare-byrd
Editorials
Learning from Lou: Insights from our neighbor Lou Brissie

...from the Philadelphia Athletics, Connie Mack, contacted Brissie. They agreed...MEANTIME, the ever-considerate Connie Mack sent letters of encouragement to...time with his rehabilitation.Connie Mack teaches us the power of kindness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-01-20/learning-lou-ins
Tax panel recommends changing tax breaks

...under present law, the higher income folks benefit the most from those two aspects of the tax code," former Sen. Connie Mack, chairman of the President's Advisory Panel on Federal Tax Reform, said Tuesday. Decisions on specific changes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/13/fin_11798.shtml
Finance
Overtime

...the stadium as a member of the Ware Shoals Riegels in the textile leagues. He was discovered out of the leagues by Connie Mack, who signed him to play for the Philadelphia Athletics.Before playing, Brissie served his country in the Army's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-11-07/overtime