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Old 09-16-2013, 07:34 AM
Zakath Zakath is offline
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Originally Posted by chicagowhitesox1 View Post
One of the best managers of all time (John Mcgraw) once was told a player in the minors had never made an error and McGraw replied "If this kid has never made an error then I don't want him because he's not going after the hard ones. Smart men like McGraw knew even in the 1920's that fielding percentage meant nothing.
Too bad no one remembered that the year they gave Jeter the Gold Glove when he only had 6 errors...
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