Search Results for: Dennis Mattingly

Mattingly inducted into Hall of Fame [Baseball]

Former Anchorage Bucs general manager and Alaska baseball icon Dennis Mattingly of Anchorage is the newest member of the National Baseball Congress Hall of Fame. Mattingly, 63, died in January from multiple myeloma, an incurable form of cancer that attacks the immune system and makes bones brittle. The life expectancy for those with the disease… Read more »

Alaska loses icon in Mattingly (Baseball)

The Alaska baseball community lost one of the true giants of the game late Thursday night with the passing of Anchorage Bucs founder Dennis E. Mattingly. He was 63. His wife Sandy and his three children Shane, Tony and Rhonda were at his side when he died at his home around 10 p.m. after a… Read more »

Friday Flashback

Friday Flashback Take a trip down memory lane Friday Flashback is an ongoing series created by Alaska Sports Blog editor Van Williams that looks back on great Alaska athletes from the past. The ultimate pocket passer, Conor Feckley of Anchorage picked apart defenses on the gridiron with surgical precision. The quarterback threw for nearly 12,000… Read more »

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