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Johnny Bench - An American Hero

If you were a boy who grew up in the 1970s or early 1980s and you even occasionally saw a baseball game, you knew that insofar as catchers were concerned, Johnny Bench was The Man. 608 more words

Piazza's Healing Homer

Hey baseball fans!

Growing up in the suburbs of New York, 9/11 has always been an important day for me, my friends, and my family. For my young kid readers who aren’t familiar with why this date is significant, on September 11, 2001, four planes were hijacked by terrorists and flown directly into the Twin Towers in New York City, the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. 354 more words

2016 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: CATCHER 11-20

2016 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

Written by The Fantasy Gambit – Spencer Thurmond @TheRealDeal136

CATCHERS: 11-20

11. J.T. Realmuto, 24, Miami Marlins @JTRealmuto
Another one of the best up and coming offensive catchers in baseball, Realmuto, will be going into his first full season with no competition for playing time. 817 more words

The Deacon (1876)

OK, I want to meet James White (also know as Deacon White) in heaven. Let’s just get that on the table.

He won’t be first on my list but with trillions of years to see people, I am going to look him up. 219 more words

Boston Red Caps (1876 - 1882)