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Peak and Trough

Journalists craft articles about this decade being a golden age for major league pitchers. Perfect games and no-hitters are being rocketed off at an unheard of pace each year and offenses look meek. 772 more words

Baseball

Giancarlo Stanton 2012 Topps Triple Threads - Base

Giancarlo Stanton 2012 Topps Triple Threads – Base

There is absolutely nothing wrong with going back and affordably adding baseball cards from prior releases to your collection.   66 more words

Baseball

Watch Cubs prospect Jorge Soler hit a 423-foot homer in his first MLB at-bat

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The Cubs didn’t have to wait long to see what Jorge Soler can do. The 22-year-old outfielder homered in the first at-bat of his big-league career on Wednesday night against the Reds in Cincinnati, driving a Mat Latos fastball 423 feet to left-center field in the top of the second inning of the Reds’ 7-5 win. 171 more words

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150 AND COUNTING FOR GIANCARLO

Giancarlo Stanton launched his 150th career home run tonight in Anaheim, a 3-run blast off Cory Rasmus.

Stanton reached 150 in his 619th major league games, 12th-fastest of any player in history. 152 more words

2013 Topps Series 1 NL HR Leaders Card with Stanton, Braun, And Bruce - EMERALD Version

2013 Topps Series 1 NL HR Leaders Card with Stanton, Braun, And Bruce – EMERALD Version

Yes, I am the collector that is still hunting down cards issued during the 2013 baseball collecting year. 137 more words

Baseball

STAT OF THE DAY (AUGUST 22 at COL)

Giancarlo Stanton this weekend takes his National League MVP campaign to Coors Field, a ballpark where he’s enjoyed tremendous success in the past.

Stanton has batted .333 (13-for-39) with 4 doubles, 7 homers and 13 RBI in his 11 career games on Blake Street, including home runs in each of the first 6 games he played in the park in 2011 and 2012. 307 more words

Baseball Teams with the Most Home Runs in a Single Season

Yesterday, Sports List of the Day looked at baseball teams with the most home runs ever, over the total course of their existence.

That was fun. 173 more words

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