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Sun, 25 Feb 2007 14:57:00 -0800
Former St. Louis Cardinals CL Dennis Eckersley will meet with the team's relievers, Tuesday, Feb. 27, according to Matthew Leach of Stlouis.Cardinals.MLB.com. Eckersley is a frequent visitor to the Cardinals' camp.
Sat, 13 Aug 2005 13:36:40 -0700
The Oakland Athletics have retired former CL Dennis Eckersley's #43 jersey, according to Matthew Leach of Cardinals.MLB.com.
Sun, 25 Jul 2004 18:47:33 -0700
John Kekis, of the Associated Press, reports retired P Dennis Eckersley was inducted into the MLB Hall of Fame Sunday, July 25, at ceremonies in Cooperstown, New York. Eckersley pitched for five teams in 24 seasons, winning 197 games and saving 390 games. He also appeared in 1,071 games, the most of any Hall of Fame pitcher.
Tue, 06 Jan 2004 11:44:52 -0800
Updating a previous item, the Associated Press reports former CL Dennis Eckersley was elected to baseball's Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. Eckersley was selected on 421 ballots (83.2 percent) cast by reporters who have been members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America for 10 or more years.