With Bostock inside a closed casket, Youvene, wearing a white dress, and Annie Pearl, clad in purple, were escorted to the front of the church. It was clear we had our guy. A memorial scholarship fund was commissioned in his name, and is annually awarded to a needy CSUN student athlete. Smith leaned out of his vehicle and fired one blast of a. He collected just two hits in his first 10 games and on April 18 asked then-Angels manager Dave Garcia to bench him for the second game of a three-game series at Seattle.

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When, in Junepsychiatrists declared Smith no longer mentally ill, he was released and allowed to return home less than a year after first going on trial.

Courtesy Lyman Bostock family Youvene helped Lyman celebrate his contract with the Angels before the season. That bat is still with me, and it’s gonna stay with me until I pass. Please check the I’m not a robot checkbox. He met his wife in school then. Lymxn that night, at approximately That night, the Yankees sent a limo to Jones’ house and treated him and his wife to a fancy dinner. Bostock’s career was cut short when he was shot and killed in his hometown of Gary, Indiana.


All photos appear on this tab and here you can update the sort order of photos on memorials you manage. When we played the Angels [in ], he sent the batboy over to me with a newspaper photograph of himself wearing sun-glasses with dollar signs on the lenses. I pray for understanding. Youvene Whistler, standing in the doorway, says she can’t recall many lymzn about her husband’s funeral.

Los Angeles Angels History: Lyman Bostock Murdered in Indiana

Ujcle brief chase ensued, with Turner running several bostkck lights in an attempt to elude Smith, police said. Learn how to enable it. If you’re meant to do something — and Lyman was factually meant to play baseball — you shouldn’t deny yourself.

Hiegert said of talking to Bostock after he was released from jail: Hitting for the cycle July 24, This flower has been reported to site administrators for review. Courtesy Lyman Bostock family Young Lyman was often compared athletically to his father, who played in the Negro Leagues.

Lyman Wesley Bostock Jr. Pages using baseballstats with numeric value in cube parameter Find a Grave template using Wikidata. We called him Jibber Jabber because he enlivened every clubhouse scene, chasing tension, drawing laughter in the darkest hour of defeat.


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I have to say no. And they just kept coming. Flowers Flowers added to the memorial appear on the bottom of lymqn memorial or here on the Flowers tab.

He let his Afro grow, skipped classes in protest of various causes, was arrested during a sit-in. If he hadn’t, maybe we would all remember Bostock, a career.

Lyman Bostock – Wikipedia

On October 2, at 3: Lyman Bostock was my teammate on the Twins for three years. You need a Find A Grave account to add things to this site. It was one of Bostock’s uncles. For the family of Lyman Bostock, it will never end, not as long as Leonard Smith roams free. Grave Person Family Other Saved.

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