Former NL Cy Young winner Randy Jones has throat cancer

SAN DIEGO (AP) Randy Jones, the San Diego Padres' first Cy Young Award winner, is fighting throat cancer linked to tobacco use during his baseball career. Jones told the San Diego Union-Tribune on Thursday that he has been undergoing radiation and chemotherapy treatments since being diagnosed in November. The 67-year-old former pitcher says the cancer was caught early and hasn...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Randy Jones is beating throat cancer

We found out yesterday that the Padres’ first star, Randy Jones, has completed 90% of his treatment for throat cancer. Only close friends knew that he’d been diagnosed and was battling the disease until then. The legendary lefty says he’s feeling positive but admits that the radiation and chemotherapy have been tough. "It's a tough grind, but I have to get it done. Food...
Via Gaslamp Ball
24 days ago

Jones receives well wishes after cancer diagnosis

Legendary Padres left-hander Randy Jones was greeted by an outpouring of support from fans and former players alike on Thursday upon the news that he is battling throat cancer.
Via Padres.com
25 days ago

Padres Hall of Famer Jones fighting throat cancer

Padres pitching legend Randy Jones is fighting throat cancer. "I feel positive," Jones said earlier this week. "They caught it early. It's all in the throat and not in the lymph nodes. I'm beating this thing."
Via Padres.com
25 days ago

Padres' Jones winning pitcher in 1976 ASG

Randy Jones won 22 games in 1976 en route to becoming the first of four Padres pitchers to claim the National League Cy Young Award. But the then 26-year-old left-hander actually won 23 games. On July 13, 1976, at Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia, Jones was the winning pitcher in the 47th All-Star Game.
Via Padres.com
March 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Padre Randy Jones gives pitching lessons to San Diego youngsters

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September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Owner/GM Jerry Jones has high expectations this season

Cowboys Owner/General Manager Jerry Jones is a man of many words. As Cowboys fans we all understand how much Jerry likes to talk, but we’ve learned how to translate his words and understand what he’s really talking about. After the announcement came about the Cowboys extending Dez Bryant’s contract. Jerry Jones comments to Dez Bryant on the phone while Dez is sitting in Jerry’s...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Padres History with Joe Furtado: Chapter 9 – “1976” The Bittersweet Summer of Randy Jones

*Back in 1988, Padres fan and local San Diegan Joe Furtado, started writing a book based on Padres history up to that point. 21 Chapters later he finished it and after a few failed attempts at getting it published, put it back on his shelf never to see the light of day…..that is until now. To read the other entries, click here. By Joe Furtado: As the clock ticked off the final...
Via Padres Public
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

RJ & RJ’s Fro on Padres Social Hour

I had the amazing opportunity to appear on the awesome new pre-game show, Padres Social Hour, last night along side the Godfather of RJ’s Fro, Randy Jones. I was there for the Taste of Petco Park food tour, which I’ll discuss in more detail tomorrow, and I was watching the show. Next thing I know Jesse Agler approached me and told me to come on down. I initially thought it was...
Via Padres Public
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Second Annual SD SABR Garage Sale

A year ago, the SD SABR chapter hosted a baseball-themed Garage Sale at the Hall of Champions.  We had so much fun doing that that we decided to do it again. This Saturday, at Randy Jones’ Grill in Mission Valley, the Chapter will host its Second Annual Garage Sale.  As with last year’s event, all monies raised will help support the Baseball Research Center.  Come on down...
Via Padres Public
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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