Fernando-mania hit town in 1981, with the rookie left-hander energizing crowds on his way to the rookie of the year and Cy Young Award.
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Steve Dilbeck has covered Los Angeles sports for more than 25 years. He has covered 18 World Series, 14 Super Bowls, 13 NBA Finals, five Olympics and lived to see the Clippers win a playoff series. @stevedilbeck