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December 19: Top Ten Hall of Famers I've Witnessed In Person

Top Ten Hall of Famers I’ve Witnessed In Person:

  1. Kirby Puckett

  1. Jim Thome*

  1. Derek Jeter*

  1. Frank Thomas

  1. Mariano Rivera*

  1. Paul Molitor

  1. Roberto Alomar

  1. George Brett…

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Minnesota's Best Baseball Players

For a lot of people where we come from is a point of pride. When we meet someone who hales from the same place as us there is often a sense of comradery. 222 more words


MIKE TIMLIN - Sully Baseball Unsung Post Season Hero of October 24

OCTOBER 24, 1992 – World Series Game 6

To explain why this entry in the Unsung Post Season Hero series is so special to me, I need to flash back to my front yard in the early 1980s. 868 more words

Atlanta Braves

Roy Smalley's Chin Music (formerly "Talking Twins") 13 - On Winfield, Gophers, Newmie and Prince

Roy tells the story of playing against Dave Winfield and the Gophers…and of Laudner’s pickoff and Al Newman’s unconventional doubleplay…and breaks down Prince’s greatest guitar solo, while mixing in Lebowski and Coen Bros. 19 more words

Jim Souhan

People I look to: again, Hank Aaron, man you challenged the...

People I look to: again, Hank Aaron, man you challenged the status quo and the records of the game. Monumental feats in an era where people didn’t like that. 6 more words

Dave Winfield

The Worst MVPs of All-Time

Almost every year, there ends up being some kind of debate about all of the important MLB awards. We all have different ideas about what aspects of the game should be given the most weight, different definitions for what “most valuable” means, etc.. 1,075 more words


Alma Maters of Some MLB Hall of Famers

Hey baseball fans!

This past weekend, I started my college search tour, so I decided to write about colleges in today’s post. You may know what MLB teams the following Hall of Famers played for, but did you know they played for the following college teams? 269 more words