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Old 01-10-2013, 11:35 PM
RKMeibalane RKMeibalane is offline
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Originally Posted by A. Cavatica View Post
Lou Whitaker, who was in Alomar's class as a second baseman, has an even bigger grievance.
I don't know. Their power numbers are similar, but Alomar's batting average was more than twenty points higher. He also won several more Gold Gloves, and was phenomenal in the postseason (.313/.448/.829), whereas Whitaker was mediocre (.204/.306/.656). Whitaker was a good player, no question, but I tend to think of him the same way that I think of his teammates (Allan Trammel, Kirk Gibson, Lance Parrish, etc.). They were All Stars, but not HOF'ers.
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