• Ex-Orioles CF Blair dies; won 8 Gold Gloves

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Dec 27, 2013
    Reputed to be perhaps the best defensive outfielder in franchise history, Blair won eight Gold Gloves. Blair appeared in six World Series, two All-Star games and won Gold Gloves in 1967 and 1969-75. Blair won eight Gold Glove awards, the second-most in Orioles history after Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson, whom he played with on both championship teams. He won eight Gold Glove awards, given annually to the three best outfielders in each league, including seven in a row from 1969 to 1975. Based on range fact...
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Paul Blair, Center Fielder for Champions, Dies at 69

      Perhaps the finest outfielder of his era, Mr. Blair was known for his speed and grace, and for his ability to read a hitter’s swing and make a quick break on a fly ball.
      Source: nytimes.com
    • Paul Blair dies at 69 — Baltimore Orioles great won eight Gold Gloves

      Though not as famous as some of his teammates, Paul Blair indispensably covered center field for four World Series teams with the Baltimore Orioles. Reputed to be perhaps the best defensive outfielder in franchise history, Blair won eight Gold Gloves. H…

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