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Silent Catcher Paperblog Pick in Baseball

The Silent Catcher

For every position or role on the field there are a given set of expectations for a player, should he want to be successful. The nature of the lead-off spot in the order demands... Read more

Don't Their Best Hitter Beat You! Paperblog Pick in Baseball

Don't Let Their Best Hitter Beat You!

Walk him! ... or at least don't give him much to hit.(Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)Growing up, I heard many great “baseball sayings” from my father and grandfather. Some saying... Read more

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