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Old 01-10-2013, 11:08 AM
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Originally Posted by PalehosePlanet View Post
Don't forget to stop by Phil Rizutto's bust. Those 1588 career hits are great for a laugh. Who knew the HOF had such a great sense of humor?

Here are the similar players to Rizutto according to basball-refernce:
  1. Art Fletcher
  2. Billy Rogell
  3. Billy Jurges
  4. Claude Ritchey
  5. Lonny Frey
  6. Marty Marion
  7. Doggie Miller
  8. Lyn Lary
  9. Jose Offerman
  10. Hughie Critz

Household names galore! I bet Jose Offerman doesn't even know that he is HOF caliber.
Phil Rizzuto is the Ron Santo of the Yanks.
"I have the ultimate respect for White Sox fans. They were as miserable as the Cubs and Red Sox fans ever were but always had the good decency to keep it to themselves. And when they finally won the World Series, they celebrated without annoying every other fan in the country." Jim Caple, ESPN (January 12, 2011)

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