Tag Archives: 1961 pennant

  1. Vada Pinson

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    February 26, 2013 by Elizabeth Metz

    Center fielder, 1958-1968. Inducted 1977. Two-time All-Star, one-time Gold Glove winner. ┬áLed the league in doubles twice, triples twice, and …
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  2. Bob Purkey

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    February 20, 2013 by Elizabeth Metz

    Right-handed pitcher, 1958-1964. Inducted 1974. Knuckleball pitcher who also threw a strong curveball, slider, changeup, sinker, and a fastball with …
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  3. Jim Maloney

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    February 19, 2013 by Elizabeth Metz

    Right-handed pitcher, 1960-1970. Inducted 1973. A shortstop in high school, Maloney was still very new to pitching when he was …
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  4. Gordy Coleman

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    February 6, 2013 by Elizabeth Metz

    First baseman, 1960-1967. Inducted 1972. Power-hitting first baseman for the surprise 1961 pennant winning team and a good part of …
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