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PASSINGS: Ryne Duren, Mick Karn, Jill Haworth

PASSINGS: Ryne Duren, Mick Karn, Jill Haworth

Ryne Duren All-Star pitcher with Angels, Yankees had blazing fastball Ryne Duren, 81, an All-Star pitcher who joined the Los Angeles Angels during their first season and whose blazing fastball, occasional wildness and thick glasses provided the ingredients for an intimidating but unpredictable career, died Thursday at his winter home in Florida, his family said. No cause was given. Duren, who was primarily a relief pitcher, helped the New York Yankees reach the World Series in 1958 and 1960. He led the American League with 20 saves for the Yankees in 1958. "Ryne could throw the heck out of the ball. He threw fear in some hitters. I remember he had several pair of glasses, but it...

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