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  Leon Wagner - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Wagner graduated from Tuskegee University.
Wagner was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on June 22, 1958.
Later in his career, Wagner was a respected pinch hitter, leading the AL with 46 appearances in 1968 while splitting the season between the Indians and White Sox.
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 Leon Wagner Obituary
Wagner was traded to Cleveland for first baseman Joe Adcock and pitcher Barry Latman on Dec. 6, 1963.
Leon Wagner hit a game-winning pinch hit home run during the eleventh inning of a game played on August 15, 1965.
The New York Giants signed Leon Wagner as a free agent prior to 1954, he debuted with the San Francisco Giants four years later, and ended his career with them eleven years after that; however, of the one-thousand three-hundred fifty two games he played in, only one-hundred seventy-two were in a Giants uniform.
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 Leon Wagner -- Daddy Wags died in 2004
Leon Wagner -- Daddy Wags died in 2004
Leon Wagner, an outfielder who hit more than 200 home runs in his 12-year career, died on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2003 in Los Angeles, Calif. He was 69.
"Leon was one of the first true sluggers to don an Angels uniform and will be fondly remembered by the fans," said Tim Mead, the team's vice president of communications, in a wire report.
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 When Daddy "Wagged" Cleveland - A Remembrance of Leon Wagner
I was very sad to hear from a friend of mine that Leon Wagner had passed away.
All Leon did was rip 28 HR's and drive in 79 while hitting at a respectable.280.
Leon had a mediocre season in 1967 and soon left the Wigwam.
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 Leon Wagner: Daddy Wags   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Wagner was named MVP of that year's second All Star Game where he excelled both at bat (with three hits, including a home run) and in the field.
Leon also dabbled in both business and acting while in LA. His clothing store, on Crenshaw Boulevard in the Leimert Park section of town (where he would die), was more noted for its come-on phrase than for its merchandise.
Wagner hated hitting at cavernous Dodger Stadium, once commenting, "this place is so big, Autry ought to use it for a ranch." During the '63 campaign, he batted.50 points higher on the road than he did at home.
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 ESPN.com - 2002 NBA Draft: Wagner says he wants to play in Memphis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Wagner, though, did not mince words on the subject of when and where he'd like to go in the June 26 draft.
Leon Rose, Wagner's agent, said his client would work out for at least six teams before the draft.
Wagner held his own Tuesday in a long-range scoring exercise next to a pair of pure shooters, Predrag Savovic (Hawaii) and J.R. Bremer (St. Bonaventure).
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 TIME.com: Policeman of the Outhouse -- Jun. 21, 1963 -- Page 1
What Wagner does best is swing a bat lefthanded, and last week he was swinging well enough to tie for second in home runs (15), rank third in RBIs (46), and third in batting (.332).
Wagner credits his early-season batting surge to a "secret weapon." His bat is a 33-oz.
Wagner wears a golf glove on his left hand,* grips the bat in unorthodox fashion—with his hands split two inches apart, à la Ty Cobb.
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 Library Associates Newletter February 1988
As a member of the U.S. Senate from 1927 to 1949, Wagner introduced much of the crucial legislation of that period: the National Industrial Recovery Act, the Social Security Act, the National Labor Relations Act (the Wagner Act), the U.S. Housing Act of 1937 (Wagner-Steagall Housing Act) and the National Housing Act of 1938.
As one would expect, there is much on the Wagner Act, including eight corrected manuscript drafts, together with drafts of changes suggested by various government officials, including those of Frances Perkins, the then Secretary of Labor.
These papers are a perfect complement to the Wagner collection at Georgetown, and in their own right document an important period of American legislative history.
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 Another undersized two-guard? - KFBA: The Message Board   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Wagner, a 6-foot-2 guard, is a free agent because the Cavaliers, who made him the sixth pick in the 2001 draft after one season at the University of Memphis, declined to offer him a fourth-year qualifying offer of $3.59 million.
Wagner's best year was his rookie campaign, when he averaged 13.4 points and 29.5 minutes in 47 games.
Wagner was named USA Today Player of the Year and Naismith Player of the Year as a high school senior in 2000-01.
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 Daniel De Leon, As To Politics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Comrade De Leon says we confuse "political agitation" with the "ballot," so we will analyze "political agitation' and endeavor to determine if its value is "immeasurable"; also if "the bringing together of an industrial organization able "to fill the bucket" without the aid of political agitation" is impossible.
Comrade De Leon says: "Of a piece with the court method for the peaceful settlement of disputes is the political method.
Wagner and Leon Vasilio Springfield, Ill. _______________________________________________________________ It is with doubt as to being allowed space in the columns of The People that the undersigned take the decision to express their opinion in regard to Comrade Sandgren's article.
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 ESPN.com: NBA - Murder suspect arrested while entering Wagner's car
Wagner's agent, Leon Rose, said Wagner recently let Lance L. Bean borrow his 2002 Mercedes S600.
Bill Shralow, a spokesman for Sarubbi, confirmed the vehicle was Wagner's and that the basketball star was not present.
Wagner, the No. 6 overall pick in last year's NBA draft, averaged 21.2 points in one year at Memphis.
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 Leon Wagner | BaseballLibrary.com
A respected pinch hitter, he led the AL with 46 appearances off the bench in 1968, splitting the season between the Indians and White Sox.
Wagner was a professional actor for several years and had a role in Bingo Long's Traveling All Stars, a movie about a fl barnstorming team.
Wagner does not look for the ball in the gutter 40 to 50 feet further down.
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 American Heroes
Leon Wagner was a solid line drive hitting outfielder and in his rookie year hit.307, 13 home runs in 74 games with the San Francisco Giants.
Leon Wagner career:.272 batting average, 211 home runs and 669 RBI's.
Starting Pitcher, Throws Left-handed, Switch-hitter; Baltimore Orioles 1976-1988; Born 1/18/1954; Inglewood, CA Left-hander Scott McGregor was an integral part of the famed Baltimore Orioles' pitching staff of the late 1970's and early 1980's.
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BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE: Leon H. Keyserling was born on January 22, 1908 in Charleston, South Carolina, to William and Jennie Keyserling.
He helped formulate Wagner's $3 billion public works bill, the wage and hour provisions of the National Industry Recovery Act of 1934, the National Housing Act of 1935, the Wagner National Labor Relations Act of 1935, portions of the Social Security Act of 1935, and the US Housing Act of 1937.
Robert F. Wagner (1877 - 1953) served as a Senator from New York for 23 years and authored much of the important social and economic legislation of the 1930's and 1940's, including the Wagner National Labor Relations Act, the National Industrial Recovery Act, the Railroad Retirement Act, and Social Security legislation.
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 Leon Wagner Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Leon Wagner was born on Sunday, May 13, 1934, in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Wagner was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on June 22, 1958, with the San Francisco Giants.
His 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 comprehensive Leon Wagner baseball stats page.
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Leon Wagner sets a new season Team-Record for Strikeouts with 13 !!!
Leon Wagner sets a new season Team-Record for RBI with 13 !!!
Leon Wagner sets a new season Team-Record for RBI with 14 !!!
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 Change Processes in an Adolescent Substance Abuse Intervention Group   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The parent study from which the current study derives was a randomized clinical trial of SAP intervention funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (Wagner, Kortlander, and Leon Morris, 2001; Wagner and Macgowan, in press).
In E. Wagner and H. Waldron (Eds.), Innovations in adolescent substance abuse intervention (pp.
Wagner, E. F., and Macgowan, M. (in press).
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 Bard College Press Releases - Full Story
Many of these contemporaries, as well as Liszt’s successors (virtually none of whom could escape his or Wagner's influences) are also to be heard.
Past and present, the composers and artists who inspired Liszt or were influenced by him came from many of the far-flung parts of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, from Russia, Poland, France, the German states, Scandinavia, Italy, the USA, England and Ireland.
Leon Botstein will conduct the American Symphony Orchestra, in residence at Bard throughout the festival.
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 wcco.com - Teens Charged With Murder In St. Paul Man's Death
Prosecutors said Wagner, 59, was shot during an apparent robbery.
When they arrived, they found Wagner, of St. Paul, lying on the driver's side on the inside of a pickup truck.
Police said Wagner was shot in the chest and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
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 Leon Wagner (II)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Leon Wagner played 12 major league seasons (1958-69) as a left handed hitting...
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 Negro League Baseball Message Board
Re: Inkster Colored Panthers, posted by Wayne Stivers on 7/28/2004 1:34:33 PM The Inkster Panthers were organized in 1946, and were managed by Yancey L. Gray who is now managing them again in 1954.
I have a photo of the 1954 team with Leon "Daddy Wags" Wagner and Molly Wade, the only woman in semi-pro baseball in the photo.
J.C. Hartman, who later played with the Houston Colt 45s and Leon Wagner, who had 211 career major league homers, were on that team.
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 File Transfer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
James Archie Wagner awaits execution for the 1991 slaying of a liquor store clerk.
Prison matron Maria De Leon prepares Wagner for the electric chair.
Wagner and De Leon were married in prison in 1995.
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 Leon Wagner Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
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Statistics may come from our work, the Baseball Databank, or other sources including SABR.org.
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 381st BGMA: 7th Station Complement Squadron 1945   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
1st Lt Leon Wagner assigned from 533rd BS.
Sgt A. Baptist, Cpl Otho W. Wheet and Pvt Herman E. Hoffman transferred to 881st Chemical Co; Pfc Tom W. Sawyers to Drivers Maintenance School at AAF #572, Melchbourne, Bedford.
1st Lt Leon Wagner, DS to Wide Wing Area, UK Base School for officers and to be used for Information and Education program being set up.
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 Connecting Capron Cousins - Person Page 267   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
She married Edgar Oscar Wagner on 7 October 1874.
Edgar Oscar Wagner (M) Edgar Oscar Wagner married Mary E. Tingley, daughter of Norman Tingley and Abigal Sweet, on 7 October 1874.
Child of Leon Eugene Wagner and Eunice Leonora Brownslow
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 FOX Sports - MLB - Former outfielder Leon Wagner dead at 69 (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab-3.cs.princeton.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Anaheim, CA (Sports Network) - Leon "Daddy Wags" Wager, an outfielder with five major league teams, died last Sunday.
Wagner died of natural causes, according to Anaheim
, Wagner posted a.272 batting average with 211 home runs and 669 RBI.
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 Leon - Movie Information at filmsandtv.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
When a corrupt Drug Enforcement Administration boss (Gary Oldman) orders her family's murder, Leon and Mathilda are next on the list.
When genetically mutated bats are unleashed on a small Texas town, Sheriff Emmett Kinsey (Lou Diamond Phillips) joins forces with a bat expert, Sheila Casper (Dina Meyer), to annihilate the swarming predators.
A Christmas gathering of friends at a ski villa provides the setting for this inane comedy, which could be up there as the worst movie ever made.
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Composer DOUGLAS BRUCE JOHNSON was born in Oakland, California in 1949.
He studied with Charles Fulkerson, Floyd Glende, Charles Moon and Leon Wagner at Humboldt State University in Arcata, California.
From 1970-72 he studied in Vienna, Austria, accepted for an intensive two-year course of study with composer Friedrich Neumann at the Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst.
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LF Leon Wagner : SINGLES to right 1B Fred Whitfield : Wagner steals second.
LF Leon Wagner : SINGLES to left Landis to third.
LF Leon Wagner : SINGLES to center Landis to third.
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 Leon Wagner Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab-3.cs.princeton.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Leon Wagner Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab-3.cs.princeton.edu)
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Name and misspellings: Daddy Leon Lamar Leon Wags waggoner Wagner wagoner
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