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Denny McLain visits Augusta to promote biography

Former Detroit Tigers star pitcher Denny McLain, known for being the last pitcher to win 30 games in a season, was at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Thursday promoting his new book...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-01/denny-mclain-visits-augu
GreenJackets Gameday: Denny McLain in Augusta

...chance of rain: forecastPROMOTION: Baseball Bingo and Denny McLain Night.TICKETS: Start at $7. Call the box office...will remember a baseball star back in the 1960s named Denny McLain. He'll be at Lake Olmstead Stadium tonight. After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/billy-byler/2012-08-15/greenjacke
With hitting down, should Major League Baseball lower the mound?

...dip in home runs and worries that the game is becoming boring for fans reminds some people of 1968, when Bob Gibson, Denny McLain and their fellow aces dominated.Back then, the sport came up with a radical solution: The pitcher's mound was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/hitting-down-should-majo
GreenJackets sweep Sally League awards

...breaking a team rule.Hodges went 1 for 4 Saturday in his first game back.STAR APPEARANCE: Former big league pitcher Denny McLain will be a special guest at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Wednesday when the GreenJackets wrap up their current homestand...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-08-13/greenjackets-sweep-sally
Cy Young awards go to Rays' Price, Mets' Dickey

...finished with 153 points to 149 for Verlander, chosen first on 13 ballots.Other than a 1969 tie between Mike Cuellar and Denny McLain, it was the tightest race in the history of the AL award.Rays closer Fernando Rodney got the other first-place...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-11-14/cy-young-awards-go-rays-
In The Know

...20 and WEBA-TV, Channel 14). On Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel, the host interviews imprisoned baseball great Denny McLain, the last pitcher to win 30 games; James Brown profiles San Antonio Spur Tim Duncan; Larry Merchant gets down and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/12/liv_272706.shtml
Life & style
Clemens wins record 5th Cy Young

...three pitchers to win the AL award unanimously, joining Denny McLain (1968) and Ron Guidry (1978). He had been tied at...for you.' Cy Young unanimous winners American League Denny McLain, Detroit, 1968 Ron Guidry, New York, 1978 Roger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/17/oth_244978.shtml
Other sports
Skip Caray among Ford C. Frick Award finalists

...Melvin. MCLAIN BID DROPPED: Louisiana authorities on Monday dropped a bid to extradite former Detroit Tigers star Denny McLain, major league baseball's last 30-game winner, for trial in a dispute over a scrap metal sale.McLain, 67, had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-10-05/skip-caray-among-ford-c-
Baseball today

...league record with his fifth grand slam of the season in a 12-inning, 6-5 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals. 1968 - Denny McLain won his 31st game, the most in the AL since Lefty Grove's 31 in 1931. The Detroit Tigers beat the New York Yankees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/19/bas_97264.shtml
Baseball
On the move

...Shop; past president; and Chuck Rosier, The Carpet Mart; Raymond Swann, Thomson Carpet and Decorating Center; and Denny McLain, Affinity Flooring, at-large members; Carl Stamps, William Bird and Co., Stan Heard, Beaulieu of America...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/20/bus_443775.shtml
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