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Top 15 MLB Stars You Didn't Know Played in Japan

In 1992, Tom Selleck starred in the film Mr. Baseball about a veteran New York Yankees first baseman named Jack Elliot who gets traded to a professional baseball team in Japan. Because of the way the ...

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The Best Closer in Every MLB Team's History

Closers are the last men opposing teams want to see enter the game. Usually it means they’re trailing and the only hope of leaving the ballpark with a victory is a heroic comeback against a guy whose ...

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Top 15 Worst Second Generation MLB Players

Becoming your parents isn’t always a bad thing especially when your dad played in the MLB. Athletic abilities are largely due to talent, but it appears genetics also factors in as we have seen a ton o...

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Top 15 Worst Trades in New York Mets History

The New York Mets are the little brother of the New York Yankees, who they share a large sports market with. They're younger, the owners of fewer championships, and a smaller legion of fans than their...

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Top 15 Worst Trades in New York Yankees History

Whatever the New York Yankees want the New York Yankees usually get. As rich of a history and bank account as any sports franchise on the planet, the Yankees haven’t always made the best decisions. De...

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Top 10 Worst NFL Transactions Chip Kelly Has Made

Chip Kelly was a successful college football coach for the University of Oregon who came to the Philadelphia Eagles with a lot of anticipation. Known for his superior offensive system, Philadelphia em...

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Top 15 Worst MLB Pitchers to Throw a No-Hitter

Pitching a no-hitter is a special day where a pitcher has just about every ball hit bounces his way. While not quite the perfect game where all 27 men who came to the plate are retired, a no-hitter is...

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Worst Contract for Every MLB Team

Bad contracts are one of the biggest ways for a Major League Baseball player to become a villain. It’s not always their fault as the team has to agree to the deal too. But when a player is unable to l...

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Top 15 MLB Players Who Could Pass as WWE Stars

What does the typical baseball player look like? They’re not all thin rails like the Golden Era where weight lifting was frowned upon and any muscle they had was there from beer. Many are actually mus...

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Top 15 Worst MLB Players in the Hall of Fame

Election to the Baseball Hall of Fame is a dream come true for anyone who plays the game. It means you’re one of the greatest to put on cleats, grab a bat, and file your taxes in April with the words ...

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Top 15 Worst Players in New York Mets History

The little brother in New York City among the two MLB teams, the New York Mets have had a history with the highest highs and the lowest lows. When they have won World Series, it was thanks to a “mirac...

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Top 10 Worst MLB Players To Win Rookie of the Year

Given annually to the best newcomer in the MLB, the Rookie of the Year Award was first handed out nationally in 1947 to Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson. Robinson, as we should all know, did more than br...

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Top 15 Worst Defensive Players in Baseball Today

The Kansas City Royals have gone to back-to-back World Series, winning it all in 2015. A big reason for their success is due to their stellar defense. In both seasons they had three men win Gold Glove...

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Top 15 Worst MLB Players of 2015

The 2015 MLB season featured some incredible moments on and off the field. An army of talented rookies made their debuts, Bryce Harper finally turned into the superstar we knew he would become, and Pe...