Tim Wakefield pitches for the Welland Pirates, Guardian Express July 1, 1989

Dublin Core

Title

Tim Wakefield pitches for the Welland Pirates, Guardian Express July 1, 1989

Subject

Tim Wakefield/Welland Pirates

Description

Newspaper clipping about the Welland Pirates game against the Pittsfield Mets. It discusses the play of Tim Wakefield, who switched mid-game from third baseman to relief pitcher and excelled, despite the Welland Pirates ultimately losing the game 13-11. Wakefield later became one of the best players in the MLB as a knuckleball pitcher, playing 17 seasons with the Boston Red Sox and winning two World Series with them. From the July 1, 1989 edition of the Guardian Express.

Creator

Jerry Lodboa/Guardian Express

Source

Welland Public Library Newspaper Collection

Date

1989/07/01

Rights

Jerry Lodboa/Guardian Express

Format

Newspaper clipping

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Storage – Newspaper Box 19

Coverage

Welland

Files

July 1 1989.jpg

Collection

Citation

Jerry Lodboa/Guardian Express, “Tim Wakefield pitches for the Welland Pirates, Guardian Express July 1, 1989,” Welland Public Library Local History, accessed February 25, 2024, https://omeka.wellandlibrary.ca/items/show/9931.