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Buck

“It’s about run production and run reduction with defense & pitching.” Buck Showalter Buck Showalter has been the manager of the Baltimore Orioles since 2010. Showalter has been a Major League Manager for almost 20 years. He managed the New York … Continue reading

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Goose

“I was brought into situations God couldn’t get out of, and I got out of them.” Rich “Goose” Gossage Rich Gossage pitched in the Major Leagues with nine teams over 22.years. Gossage appeared in 1,002 games and led the American … Continue reading

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Team & Sweet Lou

“I want to go into the Hall of Fame with Lou Whitaker.” Alan Trammel Shortstop Alan Trammel played his entire 19-year career with the Detroit Tigers. Second baseman Lou Whitaker played his entire 18-year career with the Tigers. Trammel rapped … Continue reading

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Rock

“I am honored & humbled to be enshrined into Baseball’s Hall of Fame.” Tim Raines Tim Raines was elected to Baseball’s Hall of Fame last week. Raines played in the Major Leagues for more than 20 years with the Montreal … Continue reading

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Theo

“What makes a great organization, is 1,000 small sacrifices when nobody’s looking.” Theo Epstein Theo Epstein was raised in the Boston suburb of Brookline. While Theo was attending Yale, he interned with the Baltimore Orioles front office. Epstein then worked … Continue reading

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Big Papi

“I come to play everyday.” David Ortiz David Ortiz recently retired after playing Major League Baseball for 20 years. David Ortiz was a ten-time All-Star who belted 541 home runs. Ortiz helped lead the Boston Red Sox to three World … Continue reading

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Vin

“As long as you live, keep smiling because it brightens everybody’s day.” Vin Scully Vin Scully has broadcast Dodgers games on radio and television since 1950. Vin was born in The Bronx and grew up in upper Manhattan rooting for … Continue reading

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