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...Henderson Alvarez was placed on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his right shoulder and elbow. HALL OF FAME: Nolan Ryan's Hall of Fame plaque is taking a road trip.The bronze plaque, which has never left the oak-lined walls of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-13/major-league-baseball-no
Nolan Ryan, Texas Rangers part ways a second time

ARLINGTON, Texas - Nolan Ryan is leaving the Texas Rangers again, stepping down as CEO role 20...was named president of the Houston Astros earlier this year. Nolan Ryan dismissed any speculation that he's leaving the Rangers to join...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-17/nolan-ryan-texas-rangers
Starting pitchers are breaking down in a hurry in spring training

...20-30 years ago, but guys back then could throw until they drop," Schmidt said, naming Robin Roberts, Tom Seaver and Nolan Ryan. "As time went by, new pitches started to come into vogue: the cutter, the splitter, crazy change-ups out of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-13/starting-pitchers-are-br
Middle school student goes to bat for Pete Rose with elaborate project

...Abby said. "He (Bailey) said, 'Pete Rose. We'll have to look up information on him.'"It was like turning Nolan Ryan loose on a Little League team. She dove into the research and started with her father, Bryan Campbell, who is also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-07/middle-school-student-go
'Feeling great,' Ryan is leaving hospital

HOUSTON - Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan was expected to leave the hospital Saturday after medical...Ryan is still expected to participate in next week's Nolan Ryan Elite Pitching Camp, his son said. The camp starts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/28/bas_114333.shtml
Baseball
Ask us: Ballclub gets Ryan fan mail

Q: What is Nolan Ryan's address? A: The baseball legend lives in Alvin, Texas, but...through the Texas Rangers ballclub. Letters should be addressed to Nolan Ryan, c/o Texas Rangers, 1000 Ballpark Way, Arlington, Texas 76011...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/03/met_234978.shtml
Metro
Three pals head for Cooperstown

NEW YORK -- Baseball's Hall of Fame Class of 1999 -- Nolan Ryan, George Brett and Robin Yount -- spent a lifetime competing against each other, one firing fastballs, the other two trying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/07/oth_249519.shtml
Other sports
Ex-Brave John Smoltz among 17 newcomers on hall ballot.

...and Tim Raines.Johnson went 303-166, won five Cy Young Awards. The Big Unit struck out 4,875, second only to Nolan Ryan's 5,714.Martinez, a two-time Cy Young winner, was 219-100, struck out 3,154 and led the major leagues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-24/ex-brave-john-smoltz-amo
Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez should be elected to hall of fame easily

...career record.He led his league in strikeouts nine times, third-most in baseball history behind Walter Johnson and Nolan Ryan. His average of 10.6 strikeouts per nine innings ranks first.Johnson had six seasons of at least 300 strikeouts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-02/randy-johnson-pedro-mart
Eligibility is cut to 10 years for Baseball Hall of Fame

...Texas for the past 35 years. For the last 19, he has been the lead voice on Rangers radio broadcasts.Nadel called Nolan Ryan's 5,000th strikeout on Aug. 22, 1989, and was on air for the Rangers' six playoff berths and two American League...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/eligibility-cut-10-years