Tag Archives: Willie Stargell

100 Greatest Baseball Players of All-Time

There have been over 18,000 players since 1901. That means the top 100 players are the top 0.5%. How we play baseball has evolved over time. The fundamentals, however, remain mostly unchanged. I may prefer Willie Mays over Ty Cobb. You prefer Frank Robinson over Hank Aaron. Maybe you like Clemens over Walter Johnson. Making a list like this incredibly

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100 Greatest Left Fielders of All-Time

A couple of the most beloved players in history played left field; Stan Musial and Carl Yastrzemski. Alongside these beloved players are a couple of the most polarizing players in history; Barry Bonds and Manny Ramirez. Throw in the player some dub the greatest hitter to ever live, Ted Williams, and the undisputed greatest leadoff hitter of all-time, Rickey Henderson

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Pittsburgh Pirates Best Single Seasons

This is a list of the Pittsburgh Pirates best single seasons. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to play at least 51% of games at their position. For pitching, we selected seven starting pitchers, three non-closers, and two closers. Starting

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1970s All-Decade Team

Major League Baseball during the 1970s usually brings a few things to mind: The Big Red Machine, Charley Finley’s Oakland A’s and those uniforms, Earl Weaver and the Baltimore Orioles, and the beginning of free agency. The 70s was the last decade in which baseball ruled the American sports landscape. Some of the greatest careers in the game’s history ended

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