Baseball — California Angels

Dan Ford

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Dan Ford

BIOGRAPHY Darnell Glenn Ford (born May 19, 1952) is a former professional baseball player. Nicknamed "Disco Dan", he played in the Major Leagues primarily as an outfielder from 1975 to 1985 for the Minnesota Twins, California Angels, and Baltimore Orioles. In 1,153 career games, Ford had a batting average of .270, 121 home runs and 566 runs batted in.CareerFord was picked 18th overall in the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft by the Oakland Athletics. He spent four years in the minor league system for the Athletics before he was traded on October 23, 1974 to the Twins with Dennis Myers...

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Carlos Lopez

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Carlos Lopez

BIOGRAPHY Carlos Antonio Morales López (born September 27, 1948, in Mazatlán, Mexico) is a retired professional baseball player. Nicknamed "Chaflán" in his native Mexico, López spent seven seasons in professional baseball, including three seasons in Major League Baseball with the California Angels (1976), Seattle Mariners (1977), and the Baltimore Orioles (1978). Over his major league career, López batted .260 with 61 runs, 130 hits, 24 doubles, one triples, 12 home runs, 54 runs batted in (RBIs), and 23 stolen bases in 237 games played. On the defensive side, López has played 181 games in right field and 49 games in...

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Sid Monge

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Sid Monge

BIOGRAPHY Isidro Monge Pedroza (born April 11, 1951) is a retired Major League Baseball relief pitcher who pitched from 1975 to 1984. He played for the California Angels, Cleveland Indians and Detroit Tigers, all of the American League and the Philadelphia Phillies and San Diego Padres, both of the National League. CareerBarn in Agua Prieta he moved to Brawley, California at age 16.Monge was called up to the Angels after going 14–9 with a 4.63 ERA for the Salt Lake City Gulls of the Pacific Coast League, and made his major league debut on September 12, 1975.He went 49–40 in...

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Rudy May

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Rudy May

Biography Rudolph May, Jr (born July 18, 1944 in Coffeyville, Kansas) is a former Major League Baseball player.   May was a left hander who pitched for the California Angels (1965-73), New York Yankees (1974-76) Baltimore Orioles (1976-77), Montreal Expos (1978-79) and finished his career again, with the New York Yankees (1980-83). Early years May played his high school baseball at Castlemont HS in Oakland California.  Signed by the Minnesota twins as an amateur free agent in 1962, May was one of the last MLB players exempt from the later adoption of the MLB Draft.   He pitched in 32 games for Class...

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Luis Polonia

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Luis Polonia

Biography Luis Andrew Polonia Almonte (born October 12, 1963, in Santiago, Dominican Republic) is a former Major League Baseball outfielder and designated hitter. Signed by the Oakland Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1984, Polonia would make his Major League Baseball debut with the Oakland Athletics on April 24, 1987, and appear in his final game on October 1, 2000. He played for two World Series Championship teams, winning with Atlanta in 1995 and the New York Yankees in 2000. Early life Polonia was born on October 12, 1963 in the Dominican Republic. He joined the Dominican League at...

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