September 21, 1975: Don Gullett (7 innings) and Rawly Eastwick (2 innings) combine on a 2 hitter to beat the Braves, 3-0, in Atlanta. The only Braves hits were singles by Dave May in the 4th and Larvell Blanks in the 5th.
Rawlins Jackson Eastwick II was in the minors until May 20, but tied for the legue lead in savs with 22 in 1975. He had a 5-3 record, 22 saves, and a 2.60 ERA. A collector of antiques and paintings, EAstwick had a twin brother Ralph, who did not play baseball.
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