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Pat Gillick

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Former Yankees Owner Jacob Ruppert Elected To Baseball Hall Of Fame

Former New York Yankees owner Jacob Ruppert, longtime umpire Hank O’Day and barehanded catcher Deacon White have been elected to the baseball Hall of Fame for their excellence through the first half of the 20th century.

12/03/2012

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Alomar, Blyleven, Gillick Inducted Into Baseball Hall of Fame

Roberto Alomar, Bert Blyleven and Pat Gillick were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame today in Cooperstown, NY.

WFAN–07/24/2011

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Blyleven: HOF Voters ‘Made Their Point’ On Steroid Era

All-Star sluggers Rafael Palmeiro, Jeff Bagwell, Mark McGwire and Juan Gonzalez didn’t come close in Wednesday’s election. No telling if they ever will, either, after Hall voters sent a clear message: The drug cloud isn’t going to cover Cooperstown.

WFAN–01/06/2011

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Werth Contract Startling – Even For Baseball

Even those who don’t follow baseball closely had to notice, if only because the figures were so startling. Jayson Werth is a decent enough outfielder, but giving him $126 million over seven years seems unfathomable.

WFAN–12/07/2010

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Sweeny Says: The Latest On Lee

Brian Cashman and Darek Braunecker had their first face-to-face conversation of the Winter Meetings Monday. Neither party would say exactly what they discussed regarding Cliff Lee, the premier free agent pitcher on the market.

WFAN–12/07/2010

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Sweeny Says: Only One Elected To Hall Of Fame

The man who built World Championship teams in Toronto and Philadelphia is the newest member of Baseball’s Hall of Fame. Pat Gillick was announced today as the lone person elected by the Expansion Era Veteran’s Committee.

WFAN–12/06/2010

Allard Baird, Sandy Alderson, Josh Byrnes and Rick Hahn

Coleman’s Corner: The Mets’ Search Is On

The Mets have begun interviewing candidates for their vacant General Manager position, and this week promises to be a busy one.

WFAN–10/12/2010