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The Nomar Effect

In late 1996, the Red Sox called up their number one prospect, a shortstop out of Georgia Tech University. He had been drafted by the team with their first round (12) pick of the ’94 draft, and just three years later was a staple in the Boston lineup. 591 more words

Red Sox Insight

LAD first half leaderboards - Batting Average

With so many Dodgers having amazing first halves, we will be displaying the historical significance of those performances.

Justin Turner and Cody Bellinger will populate these boards, but will anyone else show up? 160 more words

Justin Turner currently in the company of Rod Carew and Tony Gwynn

Can Justin Turner keep his batting average above .380 by the all-star game? With Alex Wood his 1st half season is done so we know we will end the first half with a perfect 10 – 0 record. 131 more words

Justin Turner is giving batting average new life

Batting average isn’t the end all anymore when it comes to evaluating the kind of season a player is having but it is can still catch the fans imagination when a player flirts with the magic .400 season. 280 more words

How Much Might Mike Trout's Injury Hurt?

You’ve heard by now that Mike Trout is on the disabled list for the first time in his career. And no pun intended, this injury hurts the Trout loving community, which really should be all of us. 1,359 more words


LAD May Double Leaderboard - Grandal sneaks in

Nomar Garciaparra had fourteen doubles in May and no one else is close but Grandal did manage to sneak onto the leaderboard with his ten doubles in May. 59 more words