With this week being filled with announcements of Gold Glove winners, Rookie of the Year nods, and the MVP voting announced, it’s hard to imagine one player winning all three in one season. As hard it is to believe, it actually did happen. In 1975, Boston Red Sox rookie Fred Lynn took home all three, in […]
It wasn’t just one of the best-played World Series of all-time; it probably was the most impactful. Millions around the country were witness to a true Fall classic 40 years ago – a showdown between two talent-laden clubs that was taken to its limit. Providing first-hand accounts from this series are: –Fred Lynn, Red Sox center fielder as well as the ’75 AL Rookie of the Year...
In honor of the 30th anniversary of the Royals’ World Series title, Pine Tar Press presents a day-by-day look at the 1985 season. Check Pine Tar Press every day for a new edition of This Date In Royals History. Fred Lynn’s grand slam capped a seven-run fifth inning and led Baltimore to an 8-3 win […]
I saw Freddie Lynn at Red Sox Winter Weekend a while back, and I wish I’d asked him if he remembered this classic commercial. Or, more importantly, if he ended up playing a few rounds of “hide the Gold Glove” with these ladies. Anyway, happy birthday, Fred. The post Happy Birthday, Fred Lynn: The Original Gangsta appeared first on Surviving Grady.
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