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1862 – Born on December 22nd in East Brookfield, Massachusetts. Connie Mack was once a catcher, but made his mark as a manager. 1886-1889 – He was once a catcher for the Washington Nationals. 1890 – The catcher of Buffalo Bisons. 1891 – The catcher of Pittsburgh Pirates. 1894 – He managed the Pittsburgh Pirates. ..

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1890 – Born on the 4th of August. 1914 – Luque debuted with the Boston Braves. 1918 – He was traded to the Cincinnati Reds, with whom he would play the next 12 seasons. 1919 – In the notorious World Series, he worked primarily as a relief pitcher. 1920 – Luque became a starting pitcher. ..

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1966 – Born on the 14th of April in Cincinnati, Ohio.   1989-1986 – Played for Atlanta Braves. He debuted in May of 1989.   1990 – He recieved the NL Rookie of the Year Award.            – Played his first world series.   1993 – Made 40 home runs and 120 RBI’s ..

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1974 – Born on the 26th of June in Pequannock Township, New Jersey. 1992 – Jeter collected many awards at season’s end, including the Kalamazoo Area B’nai B’rith Award for Scholar Athlete, the High School Player of the Year by the American Baseball Coaches Association 1992 – He was drafted by the New York Yankees ..

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1896 – Born on the 27th of April in Winters, Texas. 1924 – He holds the modern record for highest batting average in a season.          – He won the Triple Crown. 1925-1929 – He won the NL’s MVP Award twice.          – Hornsby led his league in batting average all six years, ..

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1953 – Born on the 20th of October in San Francisco, California. 1971 – Hernandez was drafted by the Cardinals in the 42nd round of the draft, as the 776th overall player. 1982 – The Cardinals won the World Series, defeating the Milwaukee Brewers in seven games. In Game 6, Hernandez and Cardinal catcher Darrell ..

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1969 – Orlando Hernández Pedroso, whose nickname is "El Duque," was born on the 11th of October in Cuba. 1996 – 1999 – Pitcher with the Forida Marlins. 1996 – Made major league debut on the 24th of September, pitched 3 innings in only appearance that season. 1997 – Awarded by the National League Championship ..

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