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Friday, September 11, 2015

Grant: Rangers exit West Coast trip with offense sputtering from top to bottom | Dallas Morning News

If you RTFA you will also see a picture of Adrian Beltre using telekinesis to control his bat.

Jim Furtado Posted: September 11, 2015 at 01:30 PM | 0 comment(s)
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Sunday, August 23, 2015

Grant: Adrian Beltre shows rarely seen part of self as he becomes all-time games played leader among Dominicans | Dallas Morning News

When Beltre was informed about 10 days ago that he was closing in on Julio Franco’s record of 2,527 games set over three decades, but seemed more like two centuries, he stopped the frown show for just a moment. He may have even let a small smile start to crack at the corner of his lips.

The moment arrives Sunday at Detroit when Beltre is expected to play in game No. 2,528 of his career over the course of an 18-year career that keeps adding Hall of Fame credentials almost by the week. Even this year, in what has been mostly a down season offensively, Beltre surpassed 400 homers to become just the sixth player in history to reach 400 homers and 500 doubles before his 37th birthday. He passed Graig Nettles for second place to Brooks Robinson for most games at third base. He has passed 2,700 hits. Before the season is over, he’ll likely have 1,000 extra base hits.

Jim Furtado Posted: August 23, 2015 at 07:54 AM | 5 comment(s)
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