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Extra Base Hits (The Underrated Baseball Statistic): Active Top 10 MLB Leaders

Rank Player (age 2017, seasons) Extra Base Hits

(1) Albert Pujols, LAA – (37, 16)  – 1209

(2) Adrian Beltre, TEX – (38, 19) – 1072… 1,046 more words

Mike Trout


        “Why do you look at the speck that is in your brother’s eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye? Or how can you say to your brother, ‘Brother, let me take out the speck that is in your eye,’ when you yourself do not see the log that is in your own eye? 1,362 more words
Lord Jesus

The HoME 100: #20–11

Okay, we’ve finally reached the top-20, the elite of the elite, the inner circle, if you will. Today, you’re going to see ten of the twenty best players who ever stepped onto a diamond (and a few ESPN threw in there because their mainstream readers aren’t familiar with Oscar Charlton and Pete Alexander. 2,017 more words

The HoME 100


While researching something else, it dawned on me that I’d never actually sat down and wrote about one of my all time favorites, Bob Gibson. I did a little something a few years back (25 October 2010 titled “Bob Gibson Gets Me a Car”) on how a bet on the 1967 World Series netted me enough to buy a used car (and Gibson was instrumental in that win) but I’d never actually centered something on him. 829 more words


This Day In Padres History -- Aug. 1

Aug. 1, 1972 – First baseman Nate Colbert hit five home runs and drove in 13 runs as the Padres swept a doubleheader in Atlanta. The five home runs tied a doubleheader record set by Hall of Famer… 147 more words


Hey Cardinals fans, what's with the Matt Holliday hate?

I wonder if there has ever been a St. Louis Cardinals player who has done more for the team and gotten less respect in return than the club’s current left fielder Matt Holliday. 1,021 more words