Camden Courier Post - November 25, 1980

Two Phils win Gold Gloves

 

ST. LOUIS – The Phillies added to their long list of postseason awards yesterday as Garry Maddox and Mike Schmidt were selected to the National League's Rawlings Gold Glove team, announced by The Sporting News.

 

Centerfielder Maddox is a six-time winner and third baseman Schmidt has been given the award five times.

 

In the American League, the weekly publication named Texas Rangers catcher Jim Sundberg for the fifth time.

 

Other American League repeaters were first baseman Cecil Cooper, Milwaukee; second baseman Frank White, Kansas City; third baseman Buddy Bell, Texas; and outfielder Fred Lynn, Boston. National League repeaters were first baseman Keith Hernandez, St. Louis; outfielder Dave Winfield, San Diego; and pitcher Phil Niekro, Atlanta.

 

Newcomers in the AL were shortstop Alan Trammell, Detroit; outfielders Willie Wilson, Kansas City; Dwayne Murphy, Oakland; and pitcher Mike Norris, Oakland. NL newcomers were second baseman Doug Flynn, New York; shortstop Ozzie Smith, San Diego; and catcher Gary Carter and outfielder Andre Dawson, Montreal.

 

 

The Gold Glove teams are selected by major league managers and coaches.

Phils to meet Royals, Yanks in exhibitions

 

PHILADELPHIA – A rematch with the American League champion Kansas City Royals and a game with the New York Yankees in the New Orleans Superdome highlight the Phillies' 1981 exhibition schedule.

 

The National League team announced yesterday that it will play 12 of 25 games at Jack Russell Stadium in Clearwater, Fla., marking the Phillies' 35th consecutive season of training there.

 

The Phillies are scheduled to open camp on March 3 and play their first exhibition game against the New York Mets on March 13 at Clearwater.

 

The Phils meet Kansas City March 16 at Fort Myers, Fla., and the Yankees March 29.

 

Phillies Exhibition Schedule

 

MARCH

13 Mets at Clearwater

14 Pittsburgh at Bradenton

15 Toronto at Clearwater

16 Kansas City at Fort Myers

17 Boston at Winter Haven

18 Boston at Clearwater

19 Minnesota at Orlando

20 Minnesota at Clearwater

21 White Sox at Sarasota

22 Toronto at Dunedin

23 St. Louis at Clearwater

24 Baltimore at Miami

25 Atlanta at West Palm Beach

26 Detroit at Lakeland

27 Detroit at Clearwater

28 White Sox at Clearwater

29 Yankees at New Orleans

30 St. Louis at St. Petersburg

31 Toronto at Clearwater

 

APRIL

1 Cincinnati at Tampa

2 Pittsburgh at Clearwater

3 Montreal at Clearwater

4 Cincinnati at Clearwater

5 Baltimore at Clearwater

 

6 Toronto at Dunedin