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Was Frank Thomas Much Better than Jeff Bagwell?

On May 27, 1968 two very talented future first basemen were born.

Down in Columbus, Georgia the humble beginnings of Frank Thomas were under way while up in Boston, Massachusetts… 570 more words

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Was Cal Ripken Jr. Great or Did He Just Play More than Most?

The legendary Cal Ripken Jr. is best known for one thing: his perfect attendance. Given the nickname “Iron Man” thanks to his invincibility and availability of always being ready to take the field, Ripken famously broke… 461 more words

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10 Reasons Craig Biggio Is Better Then Derek Jeter

In honor of Derek Jeter’s last game home game as a Yankee Short Stop I thought it was time once and for all to show people Craig Biggio stats are not only comparable to Jeter, he is actually better. 207 more words

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Derek Jeter and All-Star Baseball

Though the Astros are the primary focus of Stars and Strikeouts, a non-Astro has been on my mind lately: Derek Jeter.  I have never been much of a Jeter fan.  802 more words

Houston

MLB Rumors: Tim Bogar likely to land Rangers' job

The Texas Rangers were shocked when Ron Washington resigned in the latter part of the year due to personal issues in his family. Tim Bogar… 113 more words

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Double Play Facts and Records

Two for the price of one, the double play in baseball is a quick way to kill an offensive rally. Talked about rarely from a statistical perspective, these are the leaders from different categories based on the double play. 506 more words

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Houston Astros Rumors: Craig Biggio A Top Candidate For Manager

The Houston Astros got rid of Bo Porter earlier in the week due to disagreements with GM Jeff Lunhow. Houston’s team on the field is obviously something to marvel at, but the front office is showing everyone it is in shambles. 107 more words

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