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Tyler Skaggs has died at age 27, Monday, July 1, 2019.
Chris O'Meara/AP Photo, File
July 01, 2019 - 7:40 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs died Monday at the age of 27, stunning Major League Baseball and leading to the postponement of the team's game against the Texas Rangers. Skaggs was with the team in Texas when he was found unresponsive in his hotel room, police said...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola (27) delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park.
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Matt Leon
February 13, 2019 - 11:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Phillies are making sure their best pitcher is here for the long haul. The team announced on Wednesday it had agreed on a four-year contract extension with right-hander Aaron Nola. The deal includes a club option for the 2023 season. ESPN reports the value of the...
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In this Oct. 10, 1979, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Bruce Kison delivers to a Baltimore Orioles batter during Game 1 of the baseball World Series, in Baltimore, Md.
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June 04, 2018 - 6:27 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Bruce Kison, a pitcher who helped the Pittsburgh Pirates win the World Series in 1971 and 1979 and spent three decades in player development and scouting roles, has died of cancer. He was 68. His wife, Anna Marie, said Kison died Saturday at the Tidewell Hospice in Bradenton,...
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