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  1. Correction: Hall of Fame Inductions storyRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Erie Times News

    "' In a story July 24 about the Baseball Hall of Fame, The Associated Press reported erroneously that John Smoltz is the first player elected to the Hall of Fame who had undergone Tommy John surgery. Smoltz is the first pitcher elected to the Hall who had the operation.

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  2. Editorial: A baseball legend takes his placeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    ... on silliness certainly didn't hurt his numbers. Martinez played his first professional game, for the Montreal Expos, on Sept. 24, 1992. In two innings of relief, he gave up two hits, walked one and struck out one. He pitched his final game, for the ...

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  3. Pedro is Boston and the DominicanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boston.com

    His long-ago departure ranks among the Los Angeles Dodgers franchise's biggest regrets, for their early-'90s brain-trust pause here to snicker believed he was too small to succeed as a starter and made the history-altering mistake of informing him so, a sleight that fueled him to successes far beyond those his slight stature was supposed to make possible. There must be some old timers with the Dodgers who still claim Pedro as their own, their personal player-development success, even if then-manager Tommy Lasorda didn't know what he had when he had it.

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  4. Pedro Martinez wows crowd as he, Smoltz, Biggio, Johnson enter Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... generation," Martinez said. He thanked his former general manager, Dan Duquette, who was with him with the Montreal Expos and with the Boston Red Sox. "He was crazy enough to trade twice for the same little player and both times ended up looking ...

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  5. Throwback: Pete Rose Passes Ty Cobb For Most Singles In MLB CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Post Game

    July 27, 1984: Pete Rose of the Montreal Expos records the 3,053rd single of his career, passing Ty Cobb for the most all time. Going up against former teammate Steve Carlton of the Philadelphia Phillies, Rose singles in the third inning of a 6-1 victory to break Cobb's record.

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  6. Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz, Biggio enter Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Three pitchers who became dominant after trades and a rock-solid catcher-turned-second baseman entered the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio basked in the moment, with at least 40,000 fans cheering them one more time.

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  7. Pedro Martinez belongs to Boston, to Cooperstown, but most of all to the Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Boston.com

    His long-ago departure ranks among the Los Angeles Dodgers franchise's biggest regrets, for their early-'90s brain-trust pause here to snicker believed he was too small to succeed as a starter and made the history-altering mistake of informing him so, a sleight that fueled him to successes far beyond those his slight stature was supposed to make possible. There must be some old timers with the Dodgers who still claim Pedro as their own, their personal player-development success, even if then-manager Tommy Lasorda didn't know what he had when he had it.

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  8. Expos Nation takes over CooperstownRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CJAD

    Members of Expos Nation gathered in Cooperstown, New York to watch two of their former pitchers be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Pedro Martinez and Randy Johnson were immortalized Sunday after dominant careers that saw 2 World Series Championships, 8 Cy-Young Awards and numerous other awards between them.

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  9. Notebook: Pedro shares big dayRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    "Montreal, I hope you get a team pretty soon," said Martinez in his induction speech, before adding, "The fan base in Montreal, thank you, thank you for supporting me, thank you for being there for me. It's too bad you don't have a team."

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  10. Buckley: Martinez bares soul with HOF speechRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... ownership. He had nice things to say about fellow Dominican Felipe Alou, his manager when he played for the Montreal Expos, and about Tommy Harper, a friend and coach from both the Expos and Red Sox. He didn't mention any of his Red Sox managers, or ...

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  11. USC's Randy Johnson Becomes Third Trojan Enshrined in CooperstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USC Trojans

    ... slider and a fiery demeanor in his arsenal, taming hitters in both leagues after being drafted in 1985 by the Montreal Expos in the 2nd round of MLB's First Year Player Draft. Johnson went on to be traded by the Expos to the Mariners in a ...

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  12. Inside Pitch: Autographs and changeups made Pedro specialRead the original story

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... hitter. It was also a feather in the cap for then general manager Dan Duquette, who stole Martinez from the Montreal Expos just as he was heading into his prime. Some take Maddux and I'm sure Arizona natives would make their case for the Big Unit. ...

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  13. Randy Johnson Sends Shoutout To Ohio State Pitcher With LeukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gamedayr.com

    Randy Johnson had a helluva career in Major League Baseball. From his time with the Montreal Expos and Seattle Mariners to his stints with the Houston Astros, Arizona Diamondbacks, and New York Yankees, Johnson cemented himself as one of the greatest pitchers to ever grace the mound.

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  14. Hall of Fame doors swing open for Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz and BiggioRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    National Baseball Hall of Famers Craig Biggio, Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz are introduced during an awards ceremony at Doubleday Field on July 25, 2015, in Cooperstown, N.Y. National Baseball Hall of Famers Craig Biggio, Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz are introduced during an awards ceremony at Doubleday Field on July 25, 2015, in Cooperstown, N.Y. Three pitchers who became dominant after trades and a rock-solid catcher-turned-second-baseman entered the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio basked in the moment, with at least 40,000 fans cheering for them one more time.

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  15. Madden: Pedro brings Dominican pride to Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | New York Daily News

    ... same little player and wound up looking great both times"), Dominican icon Felipe Alou, his manager with the Montreal Expos, and Expos coach Tommy Harper who, he said, helped him out of pitching slumps

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  16. Madden's Hall of Fame Confidential: Boss gifted Niekro a carRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | New York Daily News

    ... In high school in Alabama, Holloway had been an even better baseball player and was selected by the Montreal Expos as the fourth overall pick in the 1971 draft. Brett was selected by the Royals in the second round of that draft. "He was a shortstop, ...

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  17. John Smoltz receives well-deserved enshrinement in CooperstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times

    Three pitchers who became dominant after trades and a rock-solid catcher-turned-second baseman entered the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio basked in the moment, with at least 40,000 fans cheering them one more time.

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  18. Baseball Hall of Fame inductions: Pedro's day comes in CooperstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Berkshire Eagle

    Baseball Hall of Fame inductee Pedro Martinez dances as he is introduced during Sunday's induction ceremony in Cooperstown, N.Y. COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. >> Three pitchers who became dominant after trades and a rock-solid catcher-turned-second baseman entered the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio basked in the moment, with at least 40,000 fans cheering them one more time.

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  19. Randy Johnson expresses gratitude for teams that gave him a chance in Hall of Fame speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sporting News

    Randy Johnson has always been known as a stoic man of few words, but he made sure that all six teams he played for during his 22 years in the majors knew of his gratitude. Johnson ticked off the teams and people who helped him throughout his pitching career, starting with the first major league team that drafted him out of college, the Montreal Expos, to which he said he was "forever indebted."

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  20. Pedro Martinez's Hall of Fame speech rooted in Dominican prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sporting News

    From the start of his spech, it was evident that much of Pedro Martinez's Hall of Fame induction speech Sunday would a tribute to the Dominican Republic. "I'm gonna start in English," Martinez told the crowd, "but I'm pretty sure I'm going to finish in Spanish."

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