Norman Wood Charlton
The Sheriff Position: Pitcher
Bats: Both, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: January 6, 1963 in Fort Polk, LA
School: Rice University (Houston, TX) by the Drafted Montreal Expos in the 1st round (28th pick) of the 1984 amateur draft. Signed June 24, 1984.
( All Transactions) Debut: August 19, 1988 (Age 25)
vs. STL 2.2 IP, 7 H, 3 SO, 2 BB, 5 ER, L Teams (by GP): Mariners/Reds/DevilRays/Orioles/Phillies/... 1988-2001 Agents: Randy Hendricks,Alan Hendricks [*] Final Game: October 7, 2001 (Age 38)
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News -- September 2013
9/8 Blog Red Machine: What a Week for Billy Hamilton: Okay, this has zero to do with Billy Hamilton’s offense. It’s all about his speed. And sure, it’s only been a week, ... News -- August 2013
8/28 BronxPinstripes.com: Alfonso Soriano, Hall of Famer?: On September 24th, 1999, 23-year old Alfonso Soriano connected on his first career home run off Norm Charlton in the bottom of ... News -- June 2013
6/4 Blog Red Machine: So … You Think You’re Smarter Than An MLB Manager?: Fire up the grills … we’re gonna put some flame to the feet of our local manager. Wait … “we” do ... News -- May 2013
5/19 It's About the Money (Stupid): Flashback: The imperfect game: As I mentioned in my David Wells perfect game post on Friday, I graduated from college in upstate New York in the Spring of 1998 ...
5/9 The Writer's Journey: Fun Cards: 2013 Topps “Nasty Boys”: There is a lot of hoopla surrounding the duo of Jonathan Broxton and Aroldis Chapman in the Reds’ bullpen, but they are ...
5/1 Swingin' A's: The Trouble with Angels: My apologies to the Hayley Mills aficionado, who may have inadvertently been directed to this page by the way of a Google search. ... News -- January 2013
1/22 Kevin Slowey Was Framed: Going down the Baseball Reference Rabbit Hole: BaseballReference.com is my favorite website. I can spend hours there. Sometimes, I'll start somewhere and within ...
1/15 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: The Top 20 Moments in Jacobs Field History: MLB’s Largest Comeback: The 2013 season will mark the 20th year of baseball at Progressive (ie Jacobs) Field. It’s been a relatively short history ...
1/6 Blog Red Machine: Reds Video Vault: A Waylay, A Win, A Walk-off: I have a certain order about the beginning of my day. I check my personal email and that of BRM’s account. I then checkout ... News -- December 2012
12/9 mlbreports.com: Broxton, Marshall and Chapman: Modern Day Nasty Boys?: Sunday, December.9, 2012 Matt Steinmann (Guest Baseball Writer and Reds Correspondent): The resigning of Jonathan Broxton is an ... News -- November 2012
11/10 Redlegs Review: Words of praise for the 2012 Reds bullpen:
by: Chase Fitzgerald
The Reds bullpen this season was just flat out nasty.They boasted the best ERA ... News -- August 2012
8/2 Blog Red Machine: Marshall, Broxton, and Chapman vs. The Nasty Boys: It started as soon as the deal was announced. When Jonathan Broxton became a Red, everyone was already comparing the new three-armed ... News -- May 2012
5/4 PaulLebowitz.com: Soriano Should Replace Rivera: Mariano Rivera was likely lost to the Yankees for the season after tearing his knee—NY Times Story. A decision will have ... News -- February 2012
2/6 The Writer's Journey: Fun Cards: 1985 Topps Olympic Barry Larkin: Remember how crazy people went over Mark McGwire‘s card when he was chasing Roger Maris‘ record? I wonder how a Barry ... News -- November 2011
11/20 The Writer's Journey: I love the Redsfest, but…: You know there has to be a “but.” There’s always a “but.” I’ve attended the Redsfest the past ... News -- October 2011
10/10 Tomahawk Take: Braves Highlights 2011 –O’VentBrel: Braves Formula, Send In O’VentBrel Though there’s quite correctly been a lot of criticism of our middle relief and more importantly ... News -- August 2011
8/3 The Writer's Journey: Rock the Vote for the @RedsMuseum: You can help choose the next #Reds Hall of Fame inductee! The ballot of eight names has been released, and you can vote up to ... News -- May 2011
5/24 The Writer's Journey: The Reds I grew up with: A fiercely aggressive Eric Davis… I love how the whole team joined in. I saw Ron Oester, Pete Rose, John Denny, John Franco, ... News -- February 2011
2/13 Baseball Musings: The Rothschild: Via Bronx Banter, the New York Times profiles Larry Rothschild. Alex Belth pulls a great quote from Norm Charlton, but here’s ...
2/12 NY Baseball Digest: Early Look at Yankees Bullpen: Chamberlain to Soriano to Rivera. That could be the winning combination for the Yankees in 2011 out of the bullpen. New pitching ... News -- June 2010
6/5 MLBTradeRumors: Remembering the 1995 Trade Deadline: It was a grand time for the game of baseball. Plenty of critics, in the wake of the 1994 strike, declared baseball dead. Such ...