Paul Lindblad

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Paul Aaron Lindblad

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Biographical Information[edit]

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.

Linblad's brother Eddie Lindblad pitched in the minors for the New York Mets.

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Further Reading[edit]

  • 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

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