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...Tripucka of the Denver Broncos passes for 447 yards and two touchdowns in a 23-20 win over the Buffalo Bills.1993 - Dave Winfield of the Minnesota Twins became the 19th player in major league history to get 3,000 hits with a single off Oakland's...
Alaskan impact felt in playoffs

...of former Alaska Leaguers to reach the majors includes Hall-of-Fame pitcher Tom Seaver (Panners), outfielder Dave Winfield (Panners), first baseman Mark McGwire (Anchorage Glacier Pilots), pitcher Randy Johnson (Pilots) and outfielder...
Schoenberger to join Kenai Oilers this summer

...list such as Randy Johnson (Glacier Pilots), Barry Bonds (Goldpanners and Oilers), Bret Boone (Goldpanners), Dave Winfield (Goldpanners), Tom Seaver (Goldpanners) and Mark McGwire (Glacier Pilots), among others. The Arizona Diamondbacks...
Alaska Baseball League a pipeline to the majors

...wonders and peculiarities more clearly than their feats on the diamond. During his 2001 Hall of Fame acceptance speech, Dave Winfield recalled his two summers in Alaska: "It was the best baseball in the country; prettiest, most majestic state in...
Juneau's Creighton Miller to enter alma mater's hall of fame

...though he scored four runs and had two RBIs. Miller didn't get any plate appearances in 1972. "My one hit was off Dave Winfield and it was an opposite-field double," Miller said about hitting against the future Baseball Hall of Famer, who...
Arizona's Alaska League connection makes impact in first two games

...Fairbanks became the first Alaska League baseball player to reach the major leagues in 1964. Hall of Famers Tom Seaver and Dave Winfield both played for the Goldpanners. Some of the other notable Alaska Leaguers are Barry Bonds (Goldpanners), Mark...
Touching the game Alaska style

...from all over the United States. The movie contains interviews with some of the baseball's all-time greats like Dave Winfield, Tom Seaver and ESPN Hall of Fame analyst Peter Gammons, among numerous other current and former MLB stars - even...
On top of their game

...the more famous Alaska League alumni include Hall-ofFame pitcher Tom Seaver, likely Hall-of-Fame outfielder Dave Winfield, three-time National League MVP Barry Bonds, Cy Young pitcher Randy Johnson, and single-season home run record...
Another take on the 50 top athletes from Alaska

...Several former Alaska League baseball players are also ranked - such as former Fairbanks Goldpanner outfielderpitcher Dave Winfield (second in Minnesota), former Kenai Peninsula Oiler first baseman-pitcher John Olerud (27th in Washington...
Playoff stars have roots in Alaska

...members of the Baseball Hall of Fame (1964 Goldpanner pitcher Tom Seaver and 1971-72 Goldpanner pitcher-outfielder Dave Winfield) and several others who should eventually earn spots in Cooperstown (such as Bonds, 1982 Glacier Pilot pitcher-first...


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