On this date in 1984, Fergie Jenkins announces his retirement.
"Jenks made it easy for us outfielders when he pitched. I could move to get a jump on the ball. When Hundley gave him a target inside I could move to anticipate the hitter, since Fergie was always on Target." - Billy Williams
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