April 06, 1987 | Ron Fimrite
It didn't take Dick Williams long after becoming the Seattle manager last May 9 to decide that the prevailing and often frustrating tactic, "the three-run homer," wasn't working. "We'll try something else," he said....
April 04, 1988 | Steve Wulf
The last time Don Baylor played for the Oakland athletics, in 1976, the team did early workouts at Indian School Park in Scottsdale, Ariz. Imagine his surprise this spring when he showed up at the park and found...
June 04, 1984 | Henry Hecht
So the A's fired Steve Boros as manager last week because he wasn't tough enough. "You don't have to be an ornery, cantankerous kind of guy to be a good manager," said pitcher Steve McCatty, "but you do have to show...
October 04, 1971 | Herman Weiskopf
AMERICAN LEAGUE WEST
April 13, 1987 | Edited by Robert Sullivan
•Dick Williams, manager of the Seattle Mariners, on the remote possibility of landing one of baseball's highest-priced free agents: "We'll get snow before we get Raines."