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Class of 2015 Hall of Famers are formidable foursome

...condone anybody doing anything bad as far as cheating the game," said Martinez, who joins former Giants right-hander Juan Marichal (1983) as the only natives of the Dominican Republic elected to the hall. "How did I feel pitching in the juice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/class-2015-hall-famers-a
Smoltz joins ex-teammates, manager in Hall of Fame

...flags for one of their own. Martinez, who also delivered part of his speech in Spanish, joins former Giants great Juan Marichal, elected in 1983, as the only Hall of Famers from the Caribbean nation.At the end of the ceremony, Martinez beckoned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/braves/2015-07-27/smoltz-joins-ex-t
Jimmy Farris

...Georgia. He later played minor league baseball with the San Francisco Giants on the same team with Willie McCovey and Juan Marichal. After his baseball career, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and his first Duty Station was the USS Yorktown. He...

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Dominant pitching will be on display in All-Star Game

...Back in the great pitching era of the 1960s, the game was different. Sandy Koufax, Don Drysdale, Bob Gibson and Juan Marichal expected to finish what they started.Now, flame-throwers come out of the bullpen in the middle of games."You're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-14/dominant-pitching-will-b
What about our culture?

...immigrants. But when will people start respecting ours? When Major League Baseball superstars Pedro Martinez and Juan Marichal are caught on video engaging in cockfighting, we're told that we need to respect the Dominican Republic culture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/10/edi_186806.shtml
Editorials
Pan American Games begin

...opening ceremony, a spectacular exhibition featuring some 10,000 performers in Olympic Stadium. Local baseball heroes Juan Marichal and Pedro Martinez were on hand for the ceremony involving dancers, singers and Dominican artists. Marichal, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/02/oth_382945.shtml
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Braves fans reminisce about the past 40 years

...Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. He always picked games that featured baseball's best pitchers. Whenever Bob Gibson, Juan Marichal or the Dodger tandem of Koufax and Drysdale pitched, we were there. The result was usually all the same: Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/25/bra_86632.shtml
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Martinez has portrait unveiled at Smithsonian

...became the youngest of more than 50 baseball figures depicted on the Smithsonian walls and the fourth Latino -- joining Juan Marichal, the late Roberto Clemente and Sammy Sosa.Martinez was joined at the ceremony by his wife, his children, older...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-03-26/martinez-has-portrait-un
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Overtime

...chartered plane after the game for the flight to Santo Domingo. He was invited by the organizing committee to join Juan Marichal at the festivities. Marichal, the only Dominican in the Baseball Hall of Fame, will light the torch. College basketball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/01/oth_382867.shtml
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AL squads hold edge in recent years

...was 103 degrees in circular Busch Stadium, and Gaylord Perry got the win in relief of Sandy Koufax, Jim Bunning and Juan Marichal. And, most significantly, the National League was in the midst of winning nine consecutive All-Star Games and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/14/bas_540790.shtml
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