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Kentucky's Best Baseball Players

To a lot of people where we were born is a point of pride. When someone from our hometown or our home state becomes famous it brings a sense of pride and can bring people together. 149 more words

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What Would Make Cecil Cooper a Hall of Famer?

One of my favorite players as a kid was Cecil Cooper. I don’t know if it was because he hit .352 the year I turned ten, because I thought he was so much better than the guy the Sox got from Milwaukee for him (George Scott), or because he just looked so damn cool. 1,334 more words

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Encouraging Gesture

Jackie Robinson was the first black person to play major league baseball. While breaking baseball’s color barrier, he faced jeering crowds in every stadium.

While playing one day in his home stadium in Brooklyn, be committed an error. 96 more words

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Navy Major League Uniform Insignia - Ratings for Ballplayers

One of the areas I spend time focusing my collecting in is with the navy enlisted rating insignia. For those of you who are neck-deep strictly in baseball memorabilia collecting, … 1,229 more words

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Redemption game

Rich Hill showed why the Dodger front office traded for him, Cory Seager showed why he’s the best rookie in baseball, Yazmani Grandal showed why fans shouldn’t worry about a slump in the postseason, Joe Blanton showed why one pitch won’t define his 2016 season, Yasiel Puig showed why you shouldn’t count him out, and even Josh Reddick managed to accomplish something productive tonight. 674 more words