Ted Simmons

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Sam Masterson
April 29, 2020 - 4:14 pm
Major League Baseball continues to propose new ideas to keep the 2020 season alive amid the COVID-19 pandemic, but enshrining this year's Hall of Fame will have to wait.
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Ted Simmons
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Sam Masterson
December 10, 2019 - 3:52 pm
SAN DIEGO (KMOX) - Ted Simmons had waited a long time for a phone call that finally came, just about an hour before the public announcement was made, that the former St. Louis Cardinals catcher was going to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame next summer. The man they call Simba,...
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Ted Simmons
Associated Press
December 09, 2019 - 7:47 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Ted Simmons can thank WAR, on-base percentage and other modern measures of baseball players for helping him reach the Hall of Fame 31 years after he retired. The eight-time All-Star catcher was elected to the Hall by a veterans committee after falling one vote short two years ago...
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Sports Open Line
November 04, 2019 - 5:02 pm
(KMOX - ST. LOUIS) – Former St. Louis Cardinals catcher Ted Simmons is among nine former big league players and one executive comprising the 10-name Modern Baseball Era ballot to be reviewed and voted upon Dec. 8 at the Baseball Winter Meetings in San Diego, the National Baseball Hall of Fame and...
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Sports Open Line
August 28, 2019 - 9:07 am
MILWAUKEE (KMOX/AP) - Did you think that thumb injury which kept Yadier Molina sidelined for more than a month was going slow the seemingly ageless 37-year-old down this year? Because it hasn't. The St. Louis Cardinals catcher had a historic Tuesday night in Milwaukee , breaking a tie he held with...
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St. Louis Cardinals catchers Yadier Molina and Ted Simmons.
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September 26, 2018 - 6:09 pm
Molina continues to chase Simmons for all-time home runs among Cardinals catchers, needing just 26 home runs to tie.
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