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All 10 Golden Era baseball hall candidates fall short

...Jim Kaat appeared on 10 ballots, Maury Wills nine and Minnie Minoso eight.Ken Boyer, Gil Hodges, Billy Pierce and Luis Tiant each received three or fewer votes, as did the late Cincinnati Reds general manager Bob Howsam.Voters who deliberated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-08/all-10-golden-era-baseba
Former Red Sox star Kevin Youkilis retires

...including Derek Jeter, who is retiring, David Robertson, Hiroki Kuroda and Ichiro Suzuki.HALL OF FAME: Gil Hodges, Luis Tiant and Maury Wills are among 10 candidates on the ballot for its Golden Era committee.Dick Allen, Ken Boyer, Jim Kaat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-30/former-red-sox-star-kevi
Yoenis Cespedes finds his way to Fenway Park after trade flurry

...was traded to Boston for Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes on Thursday, spoke with fellow Cuban and former Red Sox pitcher Luis Tiant in the Fenway Park clubhouse before Friday night's game against the New York Yankees."I'm very happy to share...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-01/yoenis-cespedes-finds-hi
Carlton Fisk finally throws out first pitch at a World Series in Fenway Park

...winning home run in Game 6 of the 1975 World Series, threw out a ceremonial first pitch with former Red Sox pitcher Luis Tiant before this year's sixth game. The Red Sox took a 3-2 lead in the Series into Wednesday night's game against the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-10-30/carlton-fisk-finally-throws-out-f
Torre among veterans on Hall of Fame ballot

...Hodges are among 10 players on the latest Hall of Fame ballot for Veterans Committee voters. Dick Allen, Jim Kaat and Luis Tiant are on the list, made up of major leaguers whose careers began in 1943 or later. Tony Oliva, Al Oliver, Vada Pinson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/17/bas_476007.shtml
Baseball
Another Jacket shows off his arm

...Qualcomm Park for his one inning of scoreless relief. Using a pitching motion reminiscent of the twisting and turning of Luis Tiant, Gonzalez did not allow a hit and walked one. "Gonzalez has got good (stuff)," Braves first baseman Robert Fick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/18/gja_372940.shtml
GreenJackets
Overtime

...Santo headline the 25 candidates on the 2005 ballot for the Hall of Fame Veterans Committee. Sparky Lyle, Jim Kaat, Luis Tiant and Smoky Joe Wood have been added to the ballot this year. Boxing Guilty plea lands Mittleman probation In Las Vegas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/07/oth_436572.shtml
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Wide-eyed Willis taking everything in

...far around his back is to the plate, he's drawing comparisons to Fernando Valenzuela, Vida Blue, Mark Fidyrich and Luis Tiant. "For Dontrelle, with so little experience, to be taking the league by storm, that's as good as it gets," Cardinals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/15/bas_381167.shtml
Baseball
Smith elected to Hall, Carter falls just short

...by Bruce Sutter (50 percent), first-time candidate Andre Dawson (45 percent) and Goose Gossage (43 percent). Luis Tiant (18 percent) fell off the ballot in his 15th and final year of eligibility. Ron Guidry, Dave Stewart and Frank Viola...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/09/bas_331918.shtml
Baseball
Ozzie Smith tops Hall candidates

...Keith Hernandez, Tommy John, Jim Kaat, Don Mattingly, Jack Morris, Dale Murphy, Dave Parker, Dave Stewart and Luis Tiant. The last time the BBWAA didn't elect any players was 1996, the first time since 1971 and only the seventh ever.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/08/bas_331712.shtml
Baseball