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  Al Cowens - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From 1974 through 1986, Cowens played for the Kansas City Royals (1974-79), California Angels (1980), Detroit Tigers (1980-81) and Seattle Mariners (1982-86).
In a 13-year career, Cowens was a.270 hitter with 108 home runs and 717 RBI in 1584 games.
Cowens died in Downey, California, at the age of 50.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Al_Cowens   (160 words)

  
 AROUND THE HORN: M's Anderson out for year
Cowens dies: Former Tiger Al Cowens, a Gold Glove outfielder with Kansas City in 1977, died of a heart attack.
Cowens' best season was '77, when he hit.312 with 32 doubles, 14 triples, 23 home runs, 98 runs and 112 RBIs, finishing second to Rod Carew in voting for American League MVP.
In addition to his wife and grandchildren, Cowens is survived by sons Purvis, Dante and Rayvon and a daughter, Trinetta.
www.freep.com /sports/baseball/horn14_20020314.htm   (866 words)

  
 Al Cowens Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Al Cowens was born on Thursday, October 25, 1951, in Los Angeles, California.
Cowens was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 6, 1974, with the Kansas City Royals, and his Major League Baseball stats for every season he played, along with his career totals are on this page.
Al Cowens's biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable) career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this Al Cowens baseball statistics page.
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=cowenal01   (226 words)

  
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Following the 1979 season Cowens was traded to the California Angels, where he played a year before moving on to the Detroit Tigers.
Cowens played in Seattle from 1982 to the end of his career in 1986.
Cowens is survived by his wife of 30 years, Velma, four children and several grandchildren.
www.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/mlb/news/kc_20020313_cowens_news.jsp   (235 words)

  
 Al Cowens -- An outfielder with the Royals, Mariners
Al Cowens -- An outfielder with the Royals, Mariners
Al Cowens, an outfielder with the Kansas City Royals, California Angels, Detroit Tigers and Seattle Mariners, died on March 11, 2002.
In 14 postseason games, Cowens hit.200 with a triple, a home run, 6 RBI and 2 stolen bases.
www.historicbaseball.com /players/c/cowens_al.html   (164 words)

  
 TheDeadballEra.com :: AL COWENS' OBIT
DOWNEY, Calif. (AP) - Al Cowens, a former outfielder who won a Gold Glove and with the Kansas City Royals in 1977, has died.
Cowens died of a heart attack Monday at his home in Downey, Calif., said his wife of 30 years, Velma.
Cowens also played for the then-California Angels in 1980 and the Detroit Tigers for parts of two seasons.
www.thedeadballera.com /Obits/Cowens.Al.Obit.html   (203 words)

  
 1977 AL MVP AWARD
He aged quickly, however; after a solid season in 1978, Page stopped hitting, and in a couple of years was reduced to being a reserve player.
Cowens was one of many fine players produced by the Royals' farm system in the 1970's.
He had a good year at the plate for the Royals, and was a good defensive player, but I have a hard time believing he was better than Jim Rice.
webhome.idirect.com /~brettsmith/History/400Pages/al1977.htm   (635 words)

  
 Kodak Presents - Baseball's 25 Greatest Moments brought to you by The Sporting News
The journey was complete and the Yankees, 7-6 winners in Game 5, were AL champs for the first time since 1964.
Al Cowens and pinch hitter Jim Wohlford singled.
Television replays showed Cowens already coming up out of his slide before the ball arrived, but umpire Joe Brinkman called Cowens out.
archive.sportingnews.com /baseball/25moments/21.html   (886 words)

  
 Rob Neyer
The right fielder for all three of those first-place teams was Al Cowens, who took over in '76 and remained the regular through 1979.
Cowens really wasn't that good -- Ken Singleton was pretty obviously the second-best player (or even the best player) in the league.
Cowens T'bull 4 24 10 22 12 13 27 10 15 28 14
www.robneyer.com /book_03_KC.html   (748 words)

  
 Al Cowens | BaseballLibrary.com
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Cowens hit a grounder to SS, and then charged the mound instead of running to 1B.
Cowens was suspended for seven games and a warrant was issued for his arrest in Illinois, forcing him to skip last week's Tigers-White Sox series in Chicago.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/C/Cowens_Al.stm   (616 words)

  
 ESPN Classic - Cowens was a Gold Glove winner in 1977
DOWNEY, Calif. -- Al Cowens, a former Major League Baseball outfielder who won a Gold Glove and batted.312 for the Kansas City Royals in 1977, has died.
Cowens died of a heart attack March 11 at his home in this Los Angeles suburb, said his wife of 30 years, Velma.
Cowens also played for the then-California Angels in 1980 and the Detroit Tigers for several seasons.
espn.go.com /classic/obit/s/2002/0312/1350599.html   (245 words)

  
 NetShrine Discussion Forum - Offseason stat package--G
It was the 2nd consecutive year that Delgado had a share of the AL lead and the 2nd consecutive year that Gonzalez had a share of the NL lead.
It was the 3rd consecutive 7 year span that Palmeiro led the majors and the AL.
It was the 3rd consecutive 9 year span that Palmeiro led the majors and the AL.
www.netshrine.com /vbulletin2/showthread.php?t=1041   (368 words)

  
 NetShrine Discussion Forum - ATM report--60-40 rule
Cowens had a.722 career OPS, compared to his league average of.720 and RF average of.759, -42 RCAA and -97 RCAP in 1584 games with the Royals, Angels, Tigers and Mariners, from 1974-86.
He was a regular on a dominant team, and the Royals, while they won their pennants after Cowens left, were never year-in, year-out dominant in their division as in 1976-78.
Cowens had a lot to do with the Royals winning the division those years; he was their starting RF.
www.netshrine.com /vbulletin2/showthread.php?t=2613   (1434 words)

  
 Kansas City Royals Team Page
He joined the team in its fourth year of existence, won the first of three batting championships the year the team won its first division title, won the AL MVP award the year the team won its first AL pennant (1980), and continued to perform well though the end of his career in 1993.
Brett was a Hall of Famer who was instrumental in establishing the young Royals franchise as a force to be reckoned with in the American League.
Even though it was the 1985 that won the World Series, and the 1980 team won the AL pennant, I think the teams of the late '70s were better overall.
www.diamondfans.com /mlb-kc.html   (444 words)

  
 Rod Carew | The BASEBALL Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
He won the AL Rookie of the Year award in 1967 and was an All-Star for the first of 18 consecutive seasons.
Carew’s 239 hits were the most by an AL hitter since Heinie Manush collected 241 for the St. Louis Browns in 1928.
He was named the AL Most Valuable Player, beating out Al Cowens and Ken Singleton.
www.thebaseballpage.com /past/pp/carewrod   (2043 words)

  
 Archived Weblog Entry - 12/31/2002: "Cooperstown Confidential--The Lives That Baseball Lost In 2002"
Al Cowens (Died on March 11, age 50; heart attack): A onetime runner-up in the American League’s MVP voting, Cowens enjoyed the prime of his career with the Kansas City Royals.
Al Smith (Died on January 3; age 73; cardiac arrest after arterial surgery): The former Chicago White Sox’ outfielder earned two All-Star Game selections during a 12-year major league career, but is best remembered as the focal point of one of the game’s most famous photographs.
Al Silvera (Died on July 24; age 66): Silvera picked up one hit in seven at-bats for the Cincinnati Reds in the mid-1950s.
baseballguru.com /archives/entries/00000096.htm   (8617 words)

  
 The Year Round Baseball Stats   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Al Cowens was sent down from the active roster to A.
Barry Bonnell was sent down from the active roster to A.
Al Cowens was promoted from A to the active roster.
www.angelfire.com /80s/baseball0/YRBL/ttrans13.htm   (66 words)

  
 NetShrine Discussion Forum - Offseason stat package--SF
It was the 4th time Thomas led the majors and the AL.
It was the 4th consecutive time Thomas led the majors and the 5th consecutive time he led the AL.
It was the 4th consecutive time Thomas led the majors and the AL.
www.netshrine.com /vbulletin2/showthread.php?t=7844   (364 words)

  
 Former Royal, Tiger Al Cowens dies at 50 - 03/13/02
Former Royal, Tiger Al Cowens dies at 50 - 03/13/02
Former Royal, Tiger Al Cowens dies at 50
   Cowens died of a heart attack Monday at his home in this Los Angeles suburb, said his wife of 30 years, Velma.
www.detnews.com /2002/tigers/0203/15/sports-439622.htm   (237 words)

  
 Kirk Gibson | The BASEBALL Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Tiger great Al Kaline tutored him in the outfield, helping him to use his blazing speed to his advantage.
In 1984 Gibson was installed as the #3 hitter and helped guide Detroit to the AL title with 27 home runs, 91 RBI, and 29 stolen bases, becoming the first Tiger to reach 20 steals and homers in the same season.
He was voted MVP of the 1984 AL Championship Series after batting.417 against the Kansas City Royals.
www.thebaseballpage.com /past/pp/gibsonkirk   (2937 words)

  
 Players' passings bring back memories - 3/17/02
   Cowens was an outfielder in 1980-81, and Gromek a pitcher from 1953 to 1957.
   Cowens came over from the Chicago White Sox and I got to know him fairly well in his two years in Detroit.
I did not tell Farmer I had spoken to Cowens but asked him the same question.
www.detnews.com /2002/tigers/0203/17/d08-442692.htm   (687 words)

  
 The Seattle Times: Sports: Inside pitch: No. 1 pick in 1979, Chambers looks back at the top   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Al Chambers, top, is greeted by Mariners teammates after homering against the Chicago White Sox.
Al Chambers, who once represented the hopes and dreams of the Seattle Mariners, is about as far away as you can get from baseball stardom.
He never returned to the major leagues, though he kicked around the Houston and Cubs organizations, had a stint in Mexico and even went to camp with the White Sox in 1995 as a replacement player.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/sports/2001954911_ston13.html   (1015 words)

  
 Batting Out of Turn
During the inning, Sox manager Al Lopez replaced his battery but placed new hurler Wilbur Wood in the fifth spot in the order where the catcher had been and the new catcher, Duane Josephson, in the ninth spot.
After sixth-place batter Al Cowens flew out to start the second inning, Dave Henderson, who was listed in the eighth spot, also flew out.
Cowens and Allen both made outs and then Henderson, hitting in the correct spot, singled to center.
www.retrosheet.org /outturn.htm   (9420 words)

  
 Blythe at Prescott - Play By Play
COWENS is up here for the first time in the series...
Al has a hit in two at bats...
Al OLIVER is loose and ready to follow TRILLO...
www.angelfire.com /ca6/dswl/series02/sonic_bbpwg1.html   (3094 words)

  
 Optimizing Liposomes for Delivery of Chemotherapeutic Agents to Solid Tumors -- Drummond et al. 51 (4): 691 -- ...
The liposomes were prepared by extrusion through polycarbonate filters of defined size as described by Olson et al.
This figure was adapted from Woodle et al.
This figure was adapted from Gabizon et al.
pharmrev.aspetjournals.org /cgi/content/full/51/4/691   (8291 words)

  
 The Role of Tumor-Associated Macrophages in the Delivery of Liposomal Doxorubicin to Solid Murine Fibrosarcoma Tumors ...
DOX was quantified by a solvent extraction and fluorescence detection assay as outlined previously (Bally et al.
Bally, M. Masin, D., Nayar, R., Cullis, P. and Mayer, L. Transfer of liposomal drug carriers from the blood to the peritoneal cavity of normal and ascitic tumour-bearing mice.
Cowens, J. Creaven, P. Greco, W. Brenner, D. Tung, Y., Ostro, M., Pilkiewicz, F., Ginsberg, R. and Petrelli, N.: Initial clinical (phase I) trial of TLC D-99 (doxorubicin encapsulated in liposomes).
www.jpet.org /cgi/content/full/280/3/1406   (5196 words)

  
 Falls made The Corner his home - 11/1/01
But Jim Campbell, the Tigers' general manager, wouldn't let the stadium people put up the score because he feared the fans would rush on the field and his game would be lost to forfeit.
We had Al Kaline pose in a fielding position, with his hands on his knees, then took a picture of the right-field roof where Mantle's shot went out.
   In Chicago, Tigers outfielder Al Cowens charged the mound toward White Sox pitcher Ed Farmer in retaliation for being hit the previous season.
www.detnews.com /2001/sports/0111/01/e06-332728.htm   (1047 words)

  
 Baseball Toaster : Mike's Baseball Rants
Given that any lead of less than a full game would require either a one-game playoff (in case of a tie) or that both teams play out their full schedules (in case of a half-game lead) or both, no league's second-place teams now could be closer than three total games back.
The 2000 AL divisions were won by the Yankees (2.5 over the Red Sox), the White Sox (5 over the Indians), and the A's (0.5 over the M's).
Yeah, the circumstances in the AL East in 1998 (114 wins for the Yankees and 92 for the Sox) will be hard to duplicate.
mikesrants.baseballtoaster.com   (4097 words)

  
 Tito Francona Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
OF 1 3 0 0 0 1.000.980 3.00 1.80 1 0 0 MIL AL
TOT AL 1B 19 100 10 0 13 1.000.991 5.79 8.14 +--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+----+----+ Position Total OF 911 1581 34 26 4.984.979 1.77 1.93 546 105 299 1B 475 3715 271 44 339.989.990 8.39 8.58 +--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+----+----+ Overall Total 1386 5296 305 70 343.988.987 4.04 4.21
June 11, 1970: Traded by the Oakland Athletics with Al Downing to the Milwaukee Brewers for Steve Hovley.
www.60feetsix.com /f/francti01.shtml   (1062 words)

  
 Blair-Caldwell AARL: Research Archives - Finding Aids - Jim Cummings Collection   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The video was first seen at the University of Colorado on 11 May 2000; it premiered nationally at the New York International Film and Video Festival on 03 December 2000.
Cowens was a professional jazz pianist who started her career in Denver during the 1940s.
Al Richardson has been a businessman in the Five Points Neighborhood of Denver since the late-1940s.
www.denver.lib.co.us /aarl/archives/cummings.html   (218 words)

  
 Multiple Injections of Pegylated Liposomal Doxorubicin: Pharmacokinetics and Therapeutic Activity -- Charrois and Allen ...
This is consistent with work by Hong et al.
Charrois GJR and Allen TM (2003) Rate of biodistribution of STEALTH liposomes to tumor and skin: influence of liposome diameter and implications for toxicity and therapeutic activity.
Cowens JW, Creaven PJ, Greco WR, Brenner DE, Tung Y, Osto M, Pilkiewicz F, Ginsberg R, and Petrelli N (1993) Initial clinical (phase I) trial of TLC D-99 (doxorubicin encapsulated in liposomes).
jpet.aspetjournals.org /cgi/content/full/306/3/1058   (5385 words)

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