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Dillard Recounts Hall of Fame Battle

By Aaron Cheris Sky Sox pitcher Tim Dillard has faced thousands of hitters over the course of his professional career. He rarely had the opportunity to pitch to a Hall of Famer. But one such opportunity came in 2007. In 2007, with the Brewers for his first big league spring training, Dillard got the opportunity to…

Hall of Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage signs autographs for fans at Bourbon Brothers on Sat. Feb. 8, 2014.

Q&A: Hall of Fame pitcher ‘Goose’ Gossage

During his playing career, Colorado Springs native and Hall of Famer Rich “Goose” Gossage became one of the greatest relief pitchers in the history of the game. Gossage pitched for 22 big league seasons from 1972-1994 where he compiled 310 saves and had a career ERA of 3.01. Gossage played for nine different teams and…