Martin, Johnny

Martin, (Johnny Leonard Roosevelt) “Pepper”

(1904–65) baseball player; born in Temple, Okla. A third baseman/outfielder for the St. Louis Cardinals (1928–44), he was one of the stars of the famous "Gas House Gang" that won pennants in 1928, 1931, and 1934. Nicknamed, "the Wild Horse of the Osage," he batted .500 in the 1931 World Series in a performance that endures in baseball folklore.
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Jedward, Linda Martin, Johnny Logan and Niamh Kavanagh all took a second bite of the cherry at the annual event, so there will be no stopping the young Dubliner.
Reg's own record collection included the likes of Pat Boone, Guy Mitchell, Dean Martin, Johnny Ray, Nat King Cole and Frankie Laine.
Victory over AFC Bournemouth last weekend ended a run over four back-to-back losses but Steve McClaren's first full game in charge of the Rams saw Leeds return to losing ways as Chris Martin, Johnny Russell and Will Hughes all netted at Pride Park.
Derby's new head coach watched from the stands until midway through the second half as goals from Chris Martin, Johnny Russell and Will Hughes capped an impressive attacking display that was too much for Leeds.
Rhiwbina had an equally tough time at lower-league Old Penarthians, where tries by Chris Martin, Johnny Bickel and Chris Holcombe saw them through 27-13.
Melnick plays what he calls a "small stakes, big laugh game" as part of the Gourmet Poker Group, which includes Diller, Martin, Johnny Carson and Carl Reiner.
Front: Phil Martin, Johnny Marsden, Paul Morris, Ryan Cruise, Nick Swift and Graham McWilliams with manager Jim Stephen
The artists--Barry John Raybould, Jeff Daniel Smith, Cyndra Bradford, Richmond Woodson, Mark Farina, Gerard Martin, Johnny Apodaca, Howard Bradford and David Wagner--strive to carry the plein-aire landscape painting traditions of early California impressionists into the 21st century.
Richard Keogh, left, Jeff Jendrick and newcomer Cyrus Christie are in the green corner and Chris Martin, Johnny Russell and Craig Forsyth tog out in the blue.
With a huge increase of cash in the bank, and net cashflow up [euro]12million from [euro]8million in 2012, Chris Martin, Johnny Buckland, Will Champion and Guy Berryman have had a pretty good time of it recently.
With a huge increase of cash in the bank, and net cashflow up PS10million from PS7million in 2012, Chris Martin, Johnny Buckland, Will Champion and Guy Berryman have had a pretty good time of it recently.
OFFALY: S Byrne, S Whelahan, K Kinahan, N Claffey, B Whelahan, J Errity, K Martin, Johnny Dooley, G Oakley, J Pilkington, G Hannify, B Murphy, M Duignan, J Ryan, J Dooley.