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Pitchers piling up shutouts early in season

...season with 24 straight scoreless innings. They did it while sweeping Minnesota, in its first season under manager Paul Molitor, a Hall of Fame hitter."You come out the first couple days and get 18 zeros and I'm sure it's a bit frustrating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-10/pitchers-piling-shutouts
Maker of iconic Louisville Slugger bats selling brand to Wilson Sporting Goods for $70 million

...still remember my first Louisville Slugger bat as a kid," Hall of Fame player and current Minnesota Twins manager Paul Molitor said. "All I knew was that Harmon Killebrew used one, and that was good enough for me. Part of the excitement of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/maker-iconic-louisville-sl
A-Rod reports to camp three days early

...I'm just going to be ready and do my job." TWINS: Have slotted Phil Hughes as their Opening Day starter.Manager Paul Molitor said Monday that Hughes has been "penciled in" to start April 6 when the Twins play at Detroit, provided the right-hander...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-23/rod-reports-camp-three-d
Jon Lester planning to meet with Giants

...career in San Francisco. But I'm going to have a new one here." TWINS: Announced three more assistants for manager Paul Molitor, adding pitching coach Neil Allen, bullpen coach Eddie Guardado and bench coach Joe Vavra. REDS: Hired former Arizona...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-25/jon-lester-planning-meet
Kansas City Royals, Baltimore Orioles each have three Gold Glove winners

...395/.555 before a wayward Mike Fiers pitch ended his season on Sept. 11. Twins: For more than two decades, Paul Molitor scratched and clawed his way to the Hall of Fame by turning every at-bat into a battle of wills.His competitiveness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-04/kansas-city-royals-balti
Torre, LaRussa are easy votes for baseball's new Hall of Fame class

...the sport."This year's committee included Hall of Famers Rod Carew, Carlton Fisk, Whitey Herzog, Tom Lasorda, Paul Molitor, Joe Morgan, Phil Niekro and Frank Robinson; Blue Jays President Paul Beeston; retired club executive Andy MacPhail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-09/torre-larussa-are-easy-v
Major league baseball notebook

...it to second. His streak matches Luis Castillo's 35-gamer in 2002 as the longest in the majors since 1987, when Paul Molitor hit safely in 39 consecutive games. The old Phillies franchise record of 31 was set by Ed Delahanty in 1899. DEMPSTER...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/02/bas_8336.shtml
Baseball
Grissom retires after 17 seasons

...hits, 200 home runs and 400 stolen bases, joining Craig Biggio, Roberto Alomar, Barry Bonds, Rickey Henderson, Paul Molitor and Joe Morgan. He finished with 429 stolen bases, including a career-high 78 in 1992. He was a two-time All-Star...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/29/bas_74446.shtml
Baseball
History endures through Classic

...Classic, which replaces the Hall of Fame Game. Feller will be joined by four other Hall of Famers -- Ferguson Jenkins, Paul Molitor, Phil Niekro and Brooks Robinson -- along with several former major leaguers, including George Foster, Jim Kaat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/21/bas_528312.shtml
Baseball
Convicted murderer says fight was fixed and he had hepatitis

...and trained on cognac and colas to get ready for the fight after being assured he would win. Baseball Hall of Famer Paul Molitor posted bond for Torres, and he and former baseball star Eric Davis were in the corner for the fight that ended with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/18/oth_409201.shtml
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