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  Drummerworld: Bobby Rondinelli
Bobby Rondinelli is a rocking drummer with a pretty solid history.
Bobby Rondinelli recently left Blue Öyster Cult to work full time with The Lizards.
Bobby Rondinelli of Rainbow, Black Sabbath and Blue Oyster Cult and master teacher Michael Lauren from the Drummers Collective have put together the most comprehensive text ever written on the subject of double bass drumming.
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  Bobby Thigpen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Robert Thomas Thigpen (born July 17, 1963 in Tallahassee, Florida) is an American former relief pitcher in Major League Baseball noted for setting the major league (and American League) record of 57 saves during the 1990 season.
Thigpen was selected by the Chicago White Sox in the fourth round of the 1985 amateur draft.
During the 1993 season, Thigpen was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bobby_Thigpen   (171 words)

  
 Bobby Thigpen Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Bobby Thigpen was born on Wednesday, July 17, 1963, in Tallahassee, Florida.
Thigpen was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 6, 1986, with the Chicago White Sox, and his Major League Baseball stats for every season he played, along with his career totals are on this page.
Bobby Thigpen'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 Bobby Thigpen baseball statistics page.
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=thigpbo01   (308 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Ex-reliever Thigpen hospitalized   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Thigpen could be released Monday from the intensive care unit at the St. Petersburg hospital, his wife said.
Thigpen declined assistance from paramedics at the arena, thinking he had only bruised his ribs.
Thigpen underwent spinal surgery in 1996, and the long rehabilitation in effect ended his career.
www.usatoday.com /sports/baseball/2003-04-14-thigpen-surgery_x.htm   (300 words)

  
 Bobby Thigpen Autographed Chicago White Sox MLB Rawlings Baseball - Signed "1990 57 Saves"
"Bobby Thigpen pitched 11 years in the Major Leagues compiling a 31-36 record with 201 saves with an ERA of 3.43.
Bobby still holds the record for most saves in a single season (57) while pitching for the Chicago White Sox in 1990.
During that amazing season, Bobby had an ERA of 1.83 on 88.2 innings pitched with 70 strikeouts.
www.onlinesports.com /pages/I,MM-BSBLTHI250.html   (217 words)

  
 Lightning: Thigpen critically hurt
Former All-Star closer Bobby Thigpen had nearly three hours of surgery Friday morning at Bayfront Medical Center to stem massive internal bleeding he sustained while leaving a hockey game Thursday night at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa.
Thigpen, a St. Petersburg resident, was placed on a ventilator after surgery and was listed in critical condition.
Thigpen, a relief pitcher who still owns baseball's season save record (57 with the White Sox in 1990), fell on the stairs as he was leaving the Lightning- Capitals playoff game.
www.sptimes.com /2003/04/12/Lightning/Thigpen_critically_hu.shtml   (409 words)

  
 Mike's Baseball Rants: January 2004 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
It was Bobby Thigpen's great 1990 season that landed him in fourth place in both Win Shares (behind Clemens, Finley and Stewart and fractions ahead of Dennis Eckersley) and the Cy Young vote (behind Welch, Clemens, and Stewart but again ahead of Eckersley).
Thigpen never had Gagne's stuff but he was used in a similar fashion and produced similar results.
Thigpen's 4.74 ERA was the highest on the list (as compared to Mesa's 6.52, Williams' 6.27, and German's 6.04 in 2003).
www.all-baseball.com /mikesbballrants/archives/2004_01.html   (6324 words)

  
 Sports: Thigpen nearing a return home
ST. PETERSBURG -- Former All-Star reliever Bobby Thigpen was moved out of an intensive-care unit Monday at Bayfront Medical Center and may be able to return home this week.
Thigpen, 39, who saved a record 57 games for the Chicago White Sox in 1990 and last played in the majors in 1994, suffered internal injuries when he fell in a stairway at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa on Thursday night.
Thigpen lost nearly a gallon of blood and injured his kidney and spleen.
www.sptimes.com /2003/04/15/Sports/Thigpen_nearing_a_ret.shtml   (762 words)

  
 Chicago White Sox - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The new owners moved quickly to show that they were committed to winning by signing All-Star catcher Carlton Fisk from the Boston Red Sox during the 1980-81 offseason.
In the top of the 8th inning the Astros had runners at first and third with no outs when manager Ozzie Guillen replaced starter José Contreras, who went seven innings and gave up three runs on six hits, with Neal Cotts, who gave up one hit but struck out both Morgan Ensberg and Mike Lamb.
Closer Bobby Jenks was then brought in who struck out Jeff Bagwell to end the threat.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chicago_White_Sox   (5771 words)

  
 Ex-reliever Thigpen suffers injuries in fall
Former major-league reliever Bobby Thigpen fell down a staircase while leaving an NHL playoff game last week at St. Petersburg, Fla., and needed surgery to stop internal bleeding.
The 39-year-old Thigpen, who saved a record 57 games for the Chicago White Sox in 1990 and last played in the majors in 1994 with the Mariners, was injured at the Washington-Tampa Bay game Thursday.
Thigpen's wife said he sustained internal injuries, including minor damage to his spleen.
seattlepi.nwsource.com /baseball/117511_bbok15.html   (237 words)

  
 Mike's Baseball Rants: "Welcome to the Hall's of   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Thigpen had a truly impressive season adding a 1.83 ERA, 110% better than the park-adjusted league average, and 70 strikeouts (though 32 walks) in 88.2 innings to his record 57 saves.
Though Thigpen beats him out in Win Shares (which I feel are somewhat more than problematic in measuring reliever effectiveness), Eck’s season may be the most singular achievement for a reliever.
Obviously, Thigpen’s record was brought about in part because of a change in the way that relief pitchers are used-a generalized change, operating thoughout [sic] baseball.
www.all-baseball.com /mikesbballrants/archives/006563.html   (4612 words)

  
 JackHammerBaseball.com -- Joliet JackHammers News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Thigpen was in Major League Baseball from 1986 to 1994 and pitched for the Chicago White Sox, Philadelphia Phillies and Seattle Mariners.
Also that year, Thigpen finished fourth in the AL Cy Young voting and fifth in the AL MVP voting.
In 1990, Thigpen was 4-and-6 with a 1.83 ERA and a Major League Baseball record of 57 saves, a record which still stands today.
www.jackhammerbaseball.com /news.asp?id=671   (620 words)

  
 Bobby Thigpen | BaseballLibrary.com
After his emergence as Chicago's bullpen ace in 1987 following the injury problems of Bob James, Thigpen carried on an odd salary battle with the White Sox front office in the off-season.
Thigpen will finish the season with a superlative 57 saves.
May 12, 1991: At Fenway, the Red Sox celebrate "Ted Williams Day" by renaming Lansdowne Street, behind the LF wall, "Ted Williams Way." Boston then spoils an 8-inning effort by Roger Clemens and loses in 10 innings to the White Sox, 4—3.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/T/Thigpen_Bobby.stm   (331 words)

  
 Charting the Majors - 04/15/03
Thigpen, 39, who saved a record 57 games for the White Sox in 1990, was injured at the Washington-Tampa Bay game Thursday.
He had three hours of surgery Friday, was listed in critical condition and was on a respirator Friday through Sunday, she said.
Thigpen slipped and fell down a crowded staircase, his wife said.
www.detnews.com /2003/tigers/0304/15/f04-137888.htm   (537 words)

  
 Bobby Thigpen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Roberto Thomas Thigpen (llevado de julio) es una jarra anterior americana de la relevación en el béisbol importante de la liga conocido para fijar la liga principal (el 17 1963 en Tallahassee, la de Florida y liga americana) que el expediente de 57 ahorra durante la estación 1990.
Thigpen fue seleccionado por la Chicago Sox blanco en el cuarto redondo del bosquejo de 1985 aficionados.
La carrera de Thigpen 201 ahorra a fila que él el 32do en el absoluto ahorra la lista.
www.yotor.net /wiki/es/bo/Bobby%20Thigpen.htm   (204 words)

  
 Bobby Thigpen | BaseballLibrary.com
After his emergence as Chicago's bullpen ace in 1987 following the injury problems of Bob James, Thigpen carried on an odd salary battle with the White Sox front office in the off-season.
Thigpen will finish the season with a superlative 57 saves.
May 12, 1991: At Fenway, the Red Sox celebrate "Ted Williams Day" by renaming Lansdowne Street, behind the LF wall, "Ted Williams Way." Boston then spoils an 8-inning effort by Roger Clemens and loses in 10 innings to the White Sox, 4—3.
baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/T/Thigpen_Bobby.stm   (331 words)

  
 Jones Family History in Dalzell and Sumter, South Carolina, and in Amherst County, Virginia: 1760s-2000s
2.0 Bobby Thigpen's Family Group Sheet Collection and Biographical Information for the Descendants of William Jones (1764-1809).
Click here to view the family group sheet collection of William Jones' descendants compiled by Bobby Thigpen in Florence, South Carolina.
Bobby has been compiling our Jones history in digital form since 1997.
www.angelfire.com /un/joneshistory   (1712 words)

  
 ►► Bobby Thigpen Photos
Bobby Thigpen Chicago White Sox 8x10 Autographed Photograph
Bobby Thigpen pitched 11 years in the Major Leagues compiling a 31-36 record with 201saves with an ERA of 3.43.
The color 8x10 photo is personally hand signed by Bobby Thigpen.
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 Bobby Thigpen Bibliography | BaseballLibrary.com
Bobby Thigpen by Nash, Bruce And Allan Zullo (Compiled By Tom Muldoon)
Bobby Thigpen by Nash, Bruce and Allan Zullo
Bobby Thigpen: a Prized Stopper For White Sox by Garlick, Dave
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 Soxtalk.com -> THIGGY IN THE HOSPITAL
The White Sox were stunned to hear that Bobby Thigpen, the team's career saves leader, needed nearly three hours of surgery Friday to stem massive internal bleeding caused by a fall as he was leaving a hockey game the previous night.
Last year, I was really pullind against Smoltz to break Thigpen's record.
Thigpen was awesome in 1990 and it was so sad that he lost it after that.
www.soxtalk.com /forums/index.php?showtopic=3125   (919 words)

  
 Major League Baseball : News
Manager Bobby Cox and the Braves are looking to wrap up home field advantage in the postseason.
PHILADELPHIA -- With seven games remaining in the 2002 regular season, the Braves and manager Bobby Cox are in the midst of preparing for the playoffs, but they also have some important regular-season goals to tend to as well.
While it is highly likely that Smoltz will set the NL record, he needs five saves in seven games to break Thigpen's record, and while it will be tough, it is not completely out of the question.
www.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/mlb/news/mlb_news.jsp?ymd=20020924&content_id=136535&vkey=news_mlb&fext=.jsp   (735 words)

  
 Articles Page One   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
But he is on pace to shatter Bobby Thigpen's all-time single-season saves mark and if he can meet his goal of not allowing another run the rest of the season will lower his current 0.78 ERA around that of the amazing 0.61 ERA Eckersley had in his 48-save, 1990 season.
Hernandez was with the White Sox Triple-A Vancouver affiliate when Thigpen recorded his all-time record 57 saves in 1990.
Two years later, he was learning the closer's role from Thigpen, who he still considers a close friend.
www.the29spot.com /fear_factor.htm   (851 words)

  
 Cougars edge Hawks in OT (printable version)
Mike Kanellis scored for the Cougars on their first possession of overtime and Dwayne Brunson jumped on a fumbled snap by Hug quarterback Bobby Thigpen three plays later to seal the victory in the first-ever meeting between the two teams.
Porter then had a pair of big runs that set up a 37-yard TD pass from Thigpen to Averian Hunter that tied the game with 58 seconds in regulation.
Hug had a chance to answer, but Thigpen failed to get away from the center with the ball on third and goal from the 6 and Brunson pounced on the ball to end the game.
www.rgj.com /news/printstory.php?id=80145   (539 words)

  
 Bobby Thigpen -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Bobby Thigpen -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
Thigpen was selected by the (Click link for more info and facts about Chicago White Sox) Chicago White Sox in the fourth round of the (Click link for more info and facts about 1985) 1985 amateur draft.
During the (Click link for more info and facts about 1993) 1993 season, Thigpen was traded to the (Click link for more info and facts about Philadelphia Phillies) Philadelphia Phillies.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/bo/bobby_thigpen.htm   (217 words)

  
 Still the same old NL East
He's on pace to shatter the record of saves in a single season, 57, currently held by Bobby Thigpen.
Bobby Cox just has a knack for making it all happen and getting those wins.
The reigning National League Manager of the Year is showing he can still put his team on top of the division, despite the gashing losses in the roster that I mentioned earlier.
www.buzzle.com /editorials/5-28-2003-40891.asp?viewPage=2   (356 words)

  
 Sports: The Cincinnati Post
Atlanta Braves closer John Smoltz already has 42 saves and is on pace to break Bobby Thigpen's major-league record of 57 in a season.
At this rate, another mark will fall: Bobby Thigpen's major league record of 57 saves, set 13 years ago for the Chicago White Sox.
On Saturday, he struck out the side with 12 pitches, mixing 98-mph fastballs with 88-mph splitters and sliders.
www.cincypost.com /2003/08/05/smoltz08-05-2003.html   (473 words)

  
 JS Online: Braves' Jones Gets 100th RBI in Win   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
New York sat many of its regulars, while Atlanta manager Bobby Cox took Jones, Glavine, Castilla, Gary Sheffield, Javy Lopez and Rafael Furcal all out before the end of the sixth inning.
Smoltz, who set the NL record for saves on Friday, got three outs to move two behind Bobby Thigpen's major league record of 57 for the White Sox in 1990.
Bobby's got to go!'' late in the game in a message to manager Bobby Valentine.
www.jsonline.com /sports/brew/ap/sep02/ap-bbn-braves-mets092802.asp?format=print   (521 words)

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