It is quite possible, maybe even probable that there are other examples, but in my continuing process of gathering notes on title teams, I give you Oakland and the Green(es?), as cities with two different teams, that won at least two titles in three seasons and had players with the same last name and in fact, initials. 201 more words
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Andrew Guillotte‘s batting average has climbed over 100 points since mid-April with Dunedin.
The Dunedin Blue Jays lead the Florida State League in batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage and three former Vancouver Canadians have helped spearhead the D-Jay offence. 573 more words
Houston (CBS HOUSTON) – The Houston Astros are celebrating a lot of things this season; the opening of their new centerfield, a long potential playoff run (months down the road) and also their second ever hall of fame inductee in Jeff Bagwell. 112 more words
In the sport of baseball playing a 162 game season takes its toll on the players and fan bases. There are going to be some years where teams can consistently win, and years were a team can lose so many it could feel like a long summer. 524 more words
This next group has a very inconsistent vibe to it. Four are 19th century stars, while another also played more than a century ago. There’s also a great starting pitcher who’s considered a great closer, a Hall of Famer, a guy on the current ballot, and a deserving player who’s just about never considered as such. 1,838 more words