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THROWBACK: DOYLE ALEXANDER FOR YOUNG JOHN SMOLTZ

THROWBACK: DOYLE ALEXANDER FOR YOUNG JOHN SMOLTZ

On August 12, 1987, the Detroit Tigers were looking for some pitching help as they entered the stretch drive in a battle with the Toronto Blue Jays for the AL east crown. They got it. The Atlanta Braves shipped 36-year old Doyle Alexander to Detroit in exchange for 20-year old John Smoltz. Alexander paid off […]