From BR Bullpen
Paul Aaron Lindblad
- Bats Left, Throws Left
- Height 6' 1", Weight 195 lb.
- School Chanute Junior College
- High School Chanute High School
- Debut September 15, 1965
- Final Game October 1, 1978
- Born August 9, 1941 in Chanute, KS USA
- Died January 1, 2006 in Arlington, TX USA
 Biographical Information
On the final day of the 1975 season, relief pitcher Paul Lindblad of the Oakland Athletics combined with Vida Blue, Glenn Abbott, and Rollie Fingers to throw a no-hitter against the California Angels. Lindblad was the pitching coach for the 1993 Appleton Foxes. He died on New Years Day 2006 after suffering from Alzheimer's disease for over a decade.
 Notable Achievements
- AL Games Pitched Leader (1972)
- Won three World Series with the Oakland Athletics (1973 & 1974; he did not play in the 1974 World Series) and the New York Yankees (1978)
 Further Reading
- Larry Colton: Southern League, Grand Central Publishing, New York, NY, 2013.
- Paul Hofmann: "Paul Lindblad", in Chip Greene, ed.: Mustaches and Mayhem, Charlie O's Three-Time Champions: The Oakland Athletics 1972-74, SABR, Phoenix, AZ, 2015, pp. 443-448. ISBN 978-1-943816-07-1