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Dray, Dick, for that matter A.C. Green and titles.

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

C's Alumni Update - Guillotte, Thomas & Biggio Coming Up Big In Dunedin

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


[WATCH] Biggio And Bagwell Throw Out First Pitch On Opening Day

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


30 Teams In 30 Days: Houston Astros Getting Back On Track In The American League

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


Let's Go Streaking!

Baseball streaks are funny.  Some take on mythological qualities such as Joe D’s 56 game hitting streak or Cal Ripken’s Iron Man streak of games played (2,632).  1,058 more words

Compilers Are Great, Part VI

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


Hall Vote Comments

Simply put concerning the not so important Hall vote, today was not Prince Spaghetti day as Wednesdays were/are in Boston advertising past but evoking a “Meat Loaf” song refrain, “two out of three ain’t bad.” 153 more words