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Jugador de la Semana – Mac Suzuki

With a name made for Nintendo, Japanese native Mac Suzuki made his major league debut in 1996 for the (surprise, surprise) Seattle Mariners.  While Japanese players coming to the majors/Mariners is nothing new, the way Suzuki did it is. After … Continue reading

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Jugador De La Semana – D’Angelo Jimenez

The #46 rated prospect in 2001 is at it again. Coming up through the Yankees’ farm system, Jimenez was supposed to hit for average and power all while swiping a few bags. He had a discerning eye that promised to … Continue reading

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Jugador de la Semana – Luis Matos

It wasn’t but six short years ago that The Stew’s boy, Luis Matos, was at the top pre-draft sleeper lists everywhere.  Coming off a 2003 season that saw him hit .303 with 70 r, 13 hr, 45 rbi, and 15 … Continue reading

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Jugador De La Semana – Victor Zambrano

Who does Steve Phillips have to screw to get everyone to realize he’s not the GM who traded away Scott Kazmir for Victor Zambrano? It was actually former Mets GM Jim Duquette that pulled the trigger on that one. Zambrano … Continue reading

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Jugador de la Semana – Esteban Yan

The epitome of a million dollar arm and five cent head, Esteban Yan proves no matter how bad your numbers, managers and GM’s will always be a sucker for 95 plus heat.  Armed with a sizzling fastball and nothing else, … Continue reading

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Jugador de la Semana – Lew Ford

Heroes are remembered but legends never die. And neither do marginally talented former MLB players who wish The Show offered free refills on their cups of coffee. In the Spanish version of “Player of the Week”, we’ll take a look … Continue reading

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