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Transcript of Ray Guy's Hall of Fame Speech

...All through high school and college I played other positions as well. I was a good athlete and could have been a Major League pitcher or an NBA basketball player, but I knew God had something special for me. And eventually one sport would stand...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-02/transcript-ray-guys-hall-fame
MLB to study increase in Tommy John surgery

...most precious 2? inches ? the average length of the ulnar collateral ligament.This year, more than a dozen major league pitchers already have undergone Tommy John surgery ? which involves replacing the elbow ligament with a tendon harvested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-16/mlb-study-increase-inn-t
Dr. Frank Jobe saved careers of many pitchers with Tommy John surgery

...John surgery and saved the careers of countless major league pitchers, died Thursday. He was 88.Jobe died in Santa...that had never been successfully performed on a major league pitcher."He change my life!! Gave me back my career...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-07/dr-frank-jobe-saved-care
Betty Moffitt, mother of tennis great Billie Jean King and pitcher Randy Moffitt, dies at 91

NEW YORK - Betty Moffitt, the mother of tennis great Billie Jean King and former major league pitcher Randy Moffitt, died Friday in Prescott, Ariz. She was 91.She died at home with her children by her side, King's publicist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-07/betty-moffitt-mother-ten
War hero, baseball star Lou Brissie dies

...Generation,' " Garrard said. "When you realize the insurmountable adversity that he overcame to become an all-star major league pitcher, you see greatness."Despite everything he did, Brissie always shook his head when someone called him a hero...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-11-26/war-hero-baseball-star-l
Overtime

...games in 2013, when the Falcons finished a disappointing 4-12. BaseballESPN's Schilling battles cancerFormer major league pitcher Curt Schilling announced Wednesday that he has cancer."I've always believed life is about embracing the gifts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-02-05/overtime
Carlos Zambrano apologizes for starting brawl in Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela - Former major league pitcher Carlos Zambrano is apologizing for starting a brawl during Venezuela's winter series final.His apology was carried Monday by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-27/carlos-zambrano-apologiz
What I'd like to say about Lou Brissie

When you realize the insurmountable adversity that he overcame to become an all-star major league pitcher, you see greatness.? Lamar Garrard, on Lou Brissie I'd like say to say I was good friends with Lou Brissie, the old baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-11-26/what-id-say-about-lou-br
Andrew McCutchen poised to be Pirates' next MVP winner

...participants.Kershaw dominated on the mound for the NL West champions, compiling the lowest ERA (1.83) for a major league pitcher in 13 years. He started 33 of 162 games, however, so could he possibly do enough to outdistance the best everyday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-09-30/andrew-mccutchen-poised-
Lou Brissie

...was signed by the Philadelphia A's in Savannah in the Southern League when he was called up by the A's as a Major League Pitcher. In 1949, he pitched three innings with the American League All Star team. In 1951, he was traded to the Cleveland...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000168206417