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MLB Analytics: Batters with 120+ strikeouts and 120+ walks in a season

My guess is that baseball fans, whether they are watching a game on TV or in person, like to see action on the field. They enjoy the batter connecting with a pitch and the either a base hit is the end result or a defensive play is made. 324 more words

Levine: Jim Thome Adds MLB Network Work To His Plate

By Bruce Levine–

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Hall of Fame is waiting for former slugger Jim Thome to become eligible. Meanwhile, the 46-year-old Thome, a Peoria native, has been busy adding jobs to his baseball resume. 321 more words


Jim Thome isn't crushing awesome homers anymore, but he's still getting his 'baseball fix'

“Hitting home runs is a lot of fun,” says Jim Thome, one of the most qualified people in history to speak on the topic. “I miss competing, but I don’t crave it. 542 more words


Thome, Carr, Brown Tabbed To Throw First Pitches At Indians Home Opener

Before the Cleveland Indians starter toes the rubber to open the home slate at Progressive Field on April 11, three Cleveland legends will start things off. 134 more words


Hall of Fame Effect: Who will be inducted in the Class of 2018?

Since the baseball Hall of Fame (HOF) made their announcement on Jan. 18 of who will be going to Cooperstown, we at fivecardguys.com have written a… 542 more words

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Jim Thome Discusses Cleveland 2019 MLB All Star Game, His Indians Career, 90's Team

Former Indians slugger Jim Thome joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss the 2019 MLB All Star Game announcement, what it means for Cleveland, looking back at past relationships from his playing days, and more. 7 more words