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01-29-2013, 07:40 PM
Fish on The Sand
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Originally Posted by Shoeless Joe View Post
The Worcester Worcesters select....

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Batting average .356
Hits 1,772
Home runs 54
Runs batted in 785

Hit .408 as a rookie in 1911
World Series champion (1917)
Third highest career batting average (.356)

and sorry I keep coming late guys.
I couldn't believe he was still around, but I was still willing to pass on him for this guy for sheer positional value. I learned my lesson after passing on Brett/Jones

Mickey Cochrane - Catcher

2 time MVP
.419 career OBP
3 time World Series Champion
Highest career batting average among retired catchers (.320)
Highest career OBP for a catcher
Name inspiration for Mickey Mantle

I would have found it difficult to pick anybody in this spot. I already got left in the cold in the run on third base in an effort to add power, not doing the same with somebody of this magnitude available.

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