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Old 02-18-2009, 12:47 PM
 
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
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2B Dan Uggla

V.........
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Old 02-18-2009, 01:49 PM
 
Location: Long Island,New York
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Quote:
Originally Posted by aardvarks View Post
For those not familiar with the game, list a player alphabetically by last name.

I'll start

Bob Apodaca

B.....

Now the next poster will put a former or current player whose last name starts with a B... and so on.
Actually you jumped the gun (Don Aase) but Shane Victorino for V

Last edited by Lancet71; 02-18-2009 at 01:50 PM.. Reason: didn't finish
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Old 02-18-2009, 03:43 PM
Status: "Back-for a bit anyway." (set 21 days ago)
 
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Bill Werber, third baseman in 1930's and 40's for the Yanks, Red Sox and a few other clubs. Lived to 100!
no X
Y...
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Old 02-18-2009, 04:58 PM
 
Location: Vermont / NEK
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Anthony Young - righty who went 2-14 with the '92 Mets. They brought him back in '93 and saw him go 1-16. The Cubs, seeing the value of such a pitcher, picked him up in '94.

In fairness to Mr. Young: his ERAs in '92 and '93 respectively were 4.27 and 3.77 and he did play for a team that lost 193 games in those two seasons.


Z...
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Old 02-18-2009, 05:03 PM
 
Location: outer boroughs, NYC
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Ryan Zimmerman. Nationals third baseman.
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Old 02-18-2009, 07:29 PM
 
Location: Brooklyn
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Walter Alston. Not known for his prowess as a player, but he had quite a career as a manager!

B...
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Old 02-18-2009, 09:01 PM
Status: "Back-for a bit anyway." (set 21 days ago)
 
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Gates Brown of the Detroit Tigers...( 1960's)...

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Old 02-19-2009, 06:50 AM
 
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
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Ray Carl Crawford

D.........
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Old 02-19-2009, 07:00 AM
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Bobby Doerr of the Boston Red Sox....

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Old 02-19-2009, 07:46 AM
 
Location: Vermont / NEK
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Message to scouts everywhere: Please use caution when recruiting players by the name of Edmondson. There have been 4 of them. Bob, Brian, George and Paul. They played in a combined 193 games. Also be advised of its alternative spellings: Eddie Edmonson played in 2 games and Sam Edmonston a total of 68 games.


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