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  Todd Worrell - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Todd Roland Worrell (born September 28, 1959 in Arcadia, California) is a former Major League Baseball relief pitcher who played for the St.
Worrell saved five games down the stretch and compiled an earned run average of 2.91, then pitched effectively in the postseason against the Dodgers in the NLCS and the Kansas City Royals in the 1985 World Series.
Tim Worrell, a major-league pitcher from 1993 to 2004, is Todd Worrell's younger brother.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Todd_Worrell   (333 words)

  
 Tim Worrell - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Worrell's greatest success came in 2003, when he replaced the injured Robb Nen the closer for San Francisco.
Worrell is the younger brother of former Major League pitcher Todd Worrell, himself a former closer for the St.
On May 6, 2005, Worrell stated that he was dealing with "personal psychological issues" that had to be resolved, and subsequently was placed on the 15-day disabled list.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tim_Worrell   (226 words)

  
 Todd Worrell | BaseballLibrary.com
A college All-American and the Cardinals' first-round draft choice, the fireballing Worrell struggled as a starter in the minors.
Worrell consistently threw in the 93-95 mph range utilizing a fastball and very hard slider.
Worrell had helped St. Louis to the 1985 World Series as a late-season call-up but was still a rookie as defined by the BBWAA.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/W/Worrell_Todd.stm   (535 words)

  
 BASEBALL NOTE
Worrell, who was 2-6 with 35 saves and a 5.28 ERA in 65 appearances last season, had several clubs express interest in signing him but opted to choose his wife and four children instead.
The 38-year-old Worrell began his major-league career in 1985 with St. Louis, earned National League Rookie of the Year honors in 1986, and was with the organization until 1992.
Worrell suffered a damaged medial collateral ligament in his right elbow at the end of the 1989 campaign and did not pitch in the majors again until 1992, when he went 5-3 in 67 games as a setup man for Lee Smith.
www.canoe.ca /StatsBBN/BC-BBN-LGNS-WORRELL-R.html   (294 words)

  
 Todd Worrell, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, ProHunt Charities
Most know Todd Worrell as a Major League Baseball pitcher for the St.
Todd has been a board member of this wonderful organization for over 14 years.
Todd was co-founder of this impacting organization in 1993.
firesteelcreek.com /about?s_section=worrell   (325 words)

  
 Sports 2000 Players - Backdraft: St. Louis Cardinals
One of the Cardinals' better drafts was in 1982 when they took Todd Worrell in the first round, Terry Pendleton in the seventh and Vince Coleman in the 10th.
Worrell is one of the top closers in club history and was the NL Rookie of the Year in 1986 when he led the league with 36 saves.
Worrell's career was interrupted with arm problems, but he signed a free agent deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers and from 1993-97 recorded 127 saves, including a career-high 44 in 1996.
www.sportingnews.com /archives/sports2000/players/162375.html   (601 words)

  
 Worrell's family history is one for the books / Brother Todd central figure in '85 dispute
Worrell was an oh-so-interested spectator back in 1985, watching his older brother, Todd, pitch for the St. Louis Cardinals.
Todd Worrell was a rookie back then, tasting the World Series early in his career.
Todd Worrell, eight years older than Tim, was similarly effective in '85, collecting one win in the NLCS against the Dodgers and one save in the World Series against Kansas City.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/chronicle/archive/2002/10/22/SP226837.DTL   (668 words)

  
 NBC10.com - Print This Story - Phillies Sign Worrell For Two Years
Worrell, who was not offered salary arbitration by the San Francisco Giants on Sunday, logged a career-high 38 saves last season, filling in for an injured Robb Nen.
In the last two seasons, Worrell, the younger brother of former pitcher Todd Worrell, is 12-6 with a 2.57 ERA in 156 relief outings.
Worrell finished with a 4-4 record with a 2.87 ERA over 76 appearances last season.
www.nbc10.com /print/2693160/detail.html   (370 words)

  
 Todd Worrell Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Todd Worrell was born on Monday, September 28 1959, in Arcadia, California.
Worrell was 25 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 28, 1985, with the St. Louis Cardinals.
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 Todd Worrell baseball stats page.
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=worreto01   (273 words)

  
 Minor League Baseball: News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Mark Worrell has used his peculiar motion to confuse FSL hitters to the tune of 27 saves and a 2.51 ERA.
As Worrell waits for that time to come, he remains confident that he can continue to throw the ball like he has, no matter where he pitches.
Worrell isn't looking to change his game as he moves up in levels, even though he knows that, sooner or later, his clandestine delivery will lose its anonymity.
www.minorleaguebaseball.com /app/news/article.jsp?ymd=20050810&content_id=20522&vkey=news_milb&fext=.jsp   (675 words)

  
 My Family
TODD was born on 14 Dec 1825 in McNAIRY, TN.
TODD was born on 14 Dec 1843 in MADISON, AR.
TODD was born on 11 Jun 1836 in McNAIRY, TN.
haggard.surnames.com /web/d739.htm   (1051 words)

  
 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Pittsburgh Sports - Pittsburgh Pirates - Dodgers, Pirates Split Doubleheader
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Mark Smith and Joe Randa homered on consecutive pitches off relief ace Todd Worrell in the ninth and the Pittsburgh Pirates, on the verge of being swept, stunned the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3 Monday night to split their doubleheader.
Before Worrell failed to hold the lead, the Dodgers' bullpen had allowed only one run in 34 2-3 innings.
Todd Zeile added a run-scoring single, and Karros scored when Gagne's apparent line-drive single to right turned into a force play as Zeile held up at first, thinking the ball would be caught.
www.post-gazette.com /Pirates/pirates_19970825.asp   (675 words)

  
 OHMS About the Players - Todd   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Todd is. Having co-GM’ed the original FTF game, and been the sounding board for Ben’s Ten Thousand and One Ideas, Todd is uniquely qualified to comment on everything that happens in this game.
Todd enjoys sex, music, and the written word, preferably all at the same time.
Todd used to be an active member of the Society for Creative Anachronism.
www.castellocreative.com /OHMSpages/playerpages/todd.html   (498 words)

  
 Attitude adjustment transforms Worrell (phillyBurbs.com) | Philadelphia Phillies
Worrell gave an example, telling a story of how he sometimes would become furious when a manager would call for a pitchout.
Todd Worrell reached the big leagues when Tim was in high school and enjoyed instant success in St. Louis.
With the Giants, Worrell had three standout seasons, the first two in a setup role for Robb Nen and last season as the closer when Nen was injured.
www.phillyburbs.com /pb-dyn/news/102-03042004-258132.html   (944 words)

  
 Mental edge helps Worrell, the closer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Worrell throws strikes and gets outs, and those around him agree that Worrell has busted down the psychological barrier that thwarts many wannabe closers.
Like any setup man, Worrell sometimes retired the meat of the opposing lineups in the eighth inning to get the ball to Nen in the ninth and believes that experience readied him to take over Nen's job.
Worrell does not possess the blazing fastball of an Eric Gagne or the wicked slider of a Nen.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/chronicle/archive/2003/04/22/SP149247.DTL   (1012 words)

  
 SLAM! Sports Stats   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
*Dodgers pick up option on Worrell; sign Radinsky for two years* ---------------------------------------------------------------- The Los Angeles Dodgers announced today that they have picked up the option on closer Todd Worrell and signed left-hander reliever Scott Radinsky to a two-year deal.
"Our hope is to keep our pitching staff intact and the agreements with Scott Radinsky and Todd Worrell go a long way." The right-hander posted a franchise-record 44 saves last season, breaking his record of 32 set in 1995.
Worrell was 4-6 with a 3.03 ERA in 72 appearances.
www.canoe.ca /StatsBBN/BC-BBN-LGNS-LADMOVES-R.html   (205 words)

  
 WWBL Biorhythm: Todd Worrell   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
I'm not sure you can say this about a pitcher, but Worrell has some pop in his swing.
Interesting sidenote, The Retired or Inactive Players have been known to use Worrell as a pinch-runner on occasion.
If Worrell doesn't perform, the Retired or Inactive Players won't hesitate to send him down to the minors.
wwbl.250free.com /players/w/worrelltodd.htm   (155 words)

  
 WORRELL
"WORRELL" is generally used as a noun (proper) -- approximately 100.00% of the time.
"WORRELL" is used about 52 times out of a sample of 100 million words spoken or written in English.
The following table summarizes the usage of "WORRELL" based on a population census conducted in the United States.
www.websters-online-dictionary.org /definition/WORRELL   (279 words)

  
 Cardinals-Royals Smack - www.ezboard.com
Herzog brings in the right hander Todd Worrell who struck out the 6 men he faced in game 5.
Worrell comes to the plate with the fastball and Balboni fouled it again 2-2.
Worrell pitches and Sunberg bunts it foul twice in a row.
p072.ezboard.com /ftheguysarchive.showMessage?topicID=503.topic   (1913 words)

  
 NewStandard: 6/17/96
Worrell (5-1), making only his second start this season, gave up four hits in eight innings.
The Braves had men on first and second in the ninth, but Todd Worrell came in and got the last out for his 19th save in 22 opportunities.
Todd Jones gave up a home run to Steve Scarsone in the eighth, but pitched two innings for his 13th save.
www.s-t.com /daily/06-96/06-17-96/d02sp119.htm   (674 words)

  
 Dodgers '97
Todd Zeile is still looking for his first Dodger hit.
Todd Zeile hammers the next pitch over the fence, and a desperate situation becomes an incredible victory in the historic first game against cross-town rival Anaheim.
Nomo gets the win, Todd Zeile hits a homer, and six Dodger runs in the fifth inning are plenty of offense.
home.earthlink.net /~jenolen/dodger.htm   (1484 words)

  
 Firesteel Creek Hunting Lodge
It's the vision of the famous fastballer - pitcher Todd Worrell, And you'll have to go there to believe the story I'm about to tell...
Then the roar of the mighty War Wagon beckons you all inside, Where Todd breaks out his whiteboard, with a plan to conquer and divide.
Of course Todd, the Daves and young Andy, smile as they hear these words; But they wish the hunters didn't waste all those shells, missing so many birds.
firesteelcreek.com /about   (1064 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Tim Worrell   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
July 5 is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 179 days remaining.
William Edward Wagner (born July 25, 1971 in Tannersville, Virginia) is an American Major League Baseball closer for the Philadelphia Phillies (2004-present).
May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years).
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Tim-Worrell   (894 words)

  
 Meta Game
The GMs room was a back bedroom not down stairs as Todd had thought.
With as much as we are going in and out of the room we would have passed out going up and down stairs.
Her and I did the least Todd was the Boss of the Auction.
www.freewebs.com /rainmagix/AA/meta/meta_game.htm   (1350 words)

  
 My Family
SAMUEL ANDREW TODD was born on 13 Sep 1959 in ASTORIA, CLATSOP, OR.
TODD was born on 4 Feb 1927 in WELLSTON, LINCOLN, OK. He has reference number H'C23422A.
SUSANNAH TODD was born in 1821 in TN.
haggard.surnames.com /web/d740.htm   (1505 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
And Tim Worrell arguably has had a comparable or better career than brother Todd, who was a "proven closer" for a decent amount of time in the majors.
Provided their egos can handle the split playing time, the Todd Walker / Mark Grudzielanek tandem at 2B is an upgrade in a platoon-plus situation, with Walker getting the majority of AB against righties and Grudz taking all of the AB's against LHP.
While the Cubs appear to be leaning toward a prospect in this spot (such as Todd Wellemeyer or Sergio Mitre), there are several intriguing alternatives, including free-agent Ugueth Urbina and the possible return of Mike Sirotka from two years of shoulder-injury hell.
berman.blogspot.com /2004_02_08_berman_archive.html   (1965 words)

  
 New York Mets, Todd Pratt, Tim Worrell, Vance Wilson, Major League Baseball, Philadelphia Phillies - CBS SportsLine.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Zeile hit a tying solo homer in the eighth and a go-ahead RBI single in the 10th and Matsui got a key single and steal before scoring the go-ahead run to help the New York Mets beat Philadelphia 4-1 on Tuesday night.
Matsui, hitless in his four previous at-bats, singled to open the 10th and stole his seventh base of the season on the next pitch.
Zeile then hit a high fastball from Tim Worrell (1-2) up the middle to give the Mets the lead.
www.daver.com /mlb/gamecenter/MLB_20040601_NYM@PHI   (997 words)

  
 reds0508
On Wednesday, the Reds mustered only seven hits against nemeses Ramon Martinez and Todd Worrell, and continued to be horrible in pressure situations.
The Reds had a chance to at least tie the score Wednesday in their final at-bat against Worrell, the Dodgers closer.
The Dodgers scored a pair of runs in the third inning on two-out hits by Todd Hollandsworth and Greg Gagne and added two more in the fourth on a bizarre defensive play by the Reds.
www.cincypost.com /sports/1997/reds050897.html   (934 words)

  
 Major League Baseball - Tigers vs. Cubs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
a-struck out for Worrell in the 10th; b-grounded to second for Girardi in the 12th; c-grounded to shortstop for Ojeda in the 12th.
Batters faced: Lieber 33; Worrell 4; Van Poppel 9; Moehler 23; D Patterson 9; Blair 3; M Anderson 6; T Jones 3.
Bobby Higginson drew a leadoff walk from Todd Van Poppel in the top of the 12th inning and scored the go-ahead run on Shane Halter's two-out squeeze as the Detroit Tigers edged the Chicago Cubs, 3-2, in the rubber game of the three-game set.
www.usatoday.com /sports/scores100/100156/100156317.htm   (1311 words)

  
 AD-6 Bu# 135254 & AD-6 Bu# 135264
Special Thanks to Todd Black for the photos of LCDR.
Hubert Worrell, who was fatally injured in Bu# 135254.
AAIR team members on the left inspect a section of the fuselage.
www.aviationarchaeology.com /ADtday1.htm   (101 words)

  
 MLB.com - Baseball's Best   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The bottom of the 9th inning began with a series of substitutions by managers Dick Howser and Whitey Herzog, each designed to get the upper hand for the pivotal leadoff batter-pitcher matchup.
Worrell made a valiant attempt at plugging up the leaky dam when he fielded Jim Sundberg’s bunt attempt and nailed Orta at third.
But a passed ball by catcher Darrell Porter moved the runners over to second and third, and Worrell was ordered to intentionally walk Hal McRae to load the bases and set up the force play.
www.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/mlb/baseballs_best/mlb_bb_gamepage_free4.jsp?story_page=bb_85ws_gm6_stlkcr   (676 words)

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