He led the league in hits, doubles and average during a torrid stretch in the mid 1980’s and still was the best first baseman in the game and still hit even after a balky bat robbed him of his power.
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Lee Smith left the game with more saves than anyone before. Harolld Baines’ career is not so easy to describe but we love his message for naysayers.Read more
The Mets third baseman and two other all-stars should be honored for their careers. Photo by slgckgc via FlickrRead more
A series of public missteps have followed the Dodgers for almost a decade. Despite the turmoil, it hasn’t stopped them from winning.Read more
Waking up on August 16, 2016, and checking the standings, you find that the Miami Marlins are tied with St. Louis for the second wild card in the NL. How can that be?Read more
While the outfield wall remains a shade of green rarely seen in nature and the structure behind it nightmare fuel, elements of the Miami Marlins have received a face lift. And we’re not talking about Ichiro’s pursuit of 3,000 major league knocks.Read more