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Primer Dugout (and link of the day) 5-18-2018

Toledo News-Bee, May 18, 1918:

Customs officials caused the International League game, scheduled for [Toronto] on Friday, with Binghamton, to be postponed. They held up the Toronto players, refusing to allow them to enter Canada at Niagara Falls, because of dissatisfaction with the standing of some of the American players in the selective service. Players expect to secure necessary papers to allow them to pass today.

I blame Ban Johnson.

Elsewhere in the news 100 years ago, Cy Williams, who retired from baseball in the spring to become a farmer, “left his potatoes and corn yesterday” and went to Philadelphia to meet with Phillies brass. He’s expected to rejoin the team in a few days. (Spoiler alert: He does so.)

Jefferson Manship (Dan Lee) Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:05 AM | 119 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Jefferson Manship (Dan Lee) Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:05 AM (#5674900)
Deep starting pitching? Check.
Infield defense? Check.
Hall of Fame slugger? Check.
Dominant relief ace? Check.
Leadoff guy with OBP chops and speed? Check.
Colossal strike zone? Check.

This is a pretty darn good Birthday Team.

Also, there's some disagreement with regard to Dennis Leonard's birth date. Some sources (Baseball Almanac, Wikipedia, old baseball cards) say it's May 8. Others (Baseball Reference, the KC Royals Hall of Fame) say it's May 18. I tend to go with BBRef as the tiebreaker in these cases, so...happy birthday, Dennis Leonard, even though your birthday may have been a week and a half ago!

C: Jim Sundberg (40.52 WAR)
1B: Tim O'Rourke (5.45 WAR)
2B: Marcus Giles (16.79 WAR)
3B: Brooks Robinson (78.4 WAR)
SS: Felix Martinez (0.89 WAR)
LF: Eric Young (18.78 WAR)
CF: Gil Coan (1.91 WAR)
RF: Reggie Jackson (73.97 WAR)

SP: Babe Adams (51.9 WAR)
SP: Dennis Leonard (26 WAR)
SP: Erik Hanson (22.15 WAR)
SP: Jack Sanford (18.61 WAR)
SP: Cy Barger (5.95 WAR)
RP: Joakim Soria (16.65 WAR)
RP: Rich Garces (4.71 WAR)

General Manager: Jim Bowden
Has all five vowels in his last name: Nelson Figueroa (2.63 WAR)
Minor leaguer, on Italy's 2006 WBC roster, not a song by Us3: Todd Incantalupo
Umpire: Eric Gregg
   2. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:13 AM (#5674908)
We were talking about him yesterday! Babe Adams, whose career ran from 1906 to 1926 is part of a lot of those chains from the past to the future.

Jake Beckley (born 1867)
-> teammate of Babe Adams
-> teammate of Paul Waner
-> teammate of Warren Spahn
-> teammate of Ed Kranepool
-> teammate of Jesse Orosco
-> teammate of at least two active players - Adrian Beltre and Oliver Perez

I am also wondering if Paul Waner is #1 for largest age gap between teammates he played with on the field (non-Minoso division).

Babe Adams b. May 18, 1882
Tommy Brown b. Dec 6, 1927
16,338 day difference

Tommy John seems to be #1 for largest gap between teammates who were on the same roster, but he never played in the same game as Early Wynn, Deion Sanders or Hensley Meulens.
   3. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:28 AM (#5674914)
Tommy John seems to be #1 for largest gap between teammates who were on the same roster, but he never played in the same game as Early Wynn, Deion Sanders or Hensley Meulens.


I guess that's a fair distinction, but it's biased against starting pitchers, as they are rarely in the same game together. Anyway, I'll take the liberty of re-posing something of mine yesterday:

This isn't a winner, but it's pretty cool. As a rookie, Phil Niekro played with a 43 YO Warren Spahn (born 1921). In his last season, he played with 21 YO rookie Tom Glavine (born 1966). #s 1, 3, and 4 in franchise wins.
   4. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:31 AM (#5674915)
Box-Score-Line records, most times going 1-for-4 with just one RBI. ab/r/h/bi, regular season, since 1908; with trivia in bold:

4 1 1 1 : This is just who you'd think it would be. (Who's that?)

But though the leader had 111 such games, he "only" had 64 1-for-4s where he hit a solo HR. Three other players had more games where they went 1-for-4 with a solo home run. Can you name them? Two are tied with 71, one of them having collected his 71st 1-for-4 solo-HR game just last September. The third had 68 1-for-4 solo-shot games. None of the three is a Hall of Famer, though the active guy is a shoo-in and the other with 71 has HOF career totals. The guy with 68 has no chance at the HOF

4 2 2 1 : Craig Biggio, 16 times

4 3 1 1 : One of the few regulars on his teams who was not a HOFer, this pre-WW2 player could get on base a little and thereby scored a lot of runs

4 4 1 1 : This has been done by four men, once apiece: Buddy Lewis, Enos Slaughter, Larry Hisle, and Edwin Encarnacion


   5. Batman Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:36 AM (#5674920)
It looks like the youngest person Beltre has played with is Carlos Tocci, born on August 23, 1995, 14,003 days after Orosco. Orosco was 16,338 days old on Jan. 13, 2002, so, to beat Paul Waner, Beltre will have to stick around long enough for a currently-16-year-old to play with him.
   6. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:46 AM (#5674926)
MONSTER TRIVIA QUESTION:

Ryan Zimmerman currently has 953 RBIs as a National. When he gets 47 more, he'll be the 107th person to get 1000 RBIs with one franchise. Which of the first 106 can you name?

Please give first & last name along with franchise for all guesses. (No one did has 1000 RBIs for multiple franchises, but some guys might be feasible guesses for multiple franchises, and I want to make this neat).
   7. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:46 AM (#5674928)
so, to beat Paul Waner, Beltre will have to stick around long enough for a currently-16-year-old to play with him.

That's just it - Tommy Brown was 16 when he got called up to the Dodgers.
One of 7 teenagers who got time with the 1944 Dodgers (Claude Crocker is listed as 19 but he was 20 when he made his debut).

They cycled through 53 players that year. By comparison the 1954 Dodgers used 35.
   8. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:46 AM (#5674927)
4 1 1 1 : This is just who you'd think it would be. (Who's that?)
Hmmm...slugger on bad teams...Dave Kingman?
   9. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:47 AM (#5674930)
Or Adam Dunn!
   10. eric Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:47 AM (#5674931)
Getting the easy ones out of the way:

Babe Ruth
Lou Gehrig
Mickey Mantle
Yogi Berra
Joe DiMaggio
Alex Rodriguez
all for the Seattle Pilots
   11. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:48 AM (#5674932)
the active guy is a shoo-in
Pujols?
   12. Batman Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:49 AM (#5674934)
all for the Seattle Pilots

They were all traded for Pilot legends Hank Aaron, Willie Mays, and Stan Musial.
   13. Nasty Nate Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:49 AM (#5674935)
Getting the easy ones out of the way:
more easy ones:
Aaron - Braves (also the 4 1 1 1 guy?)
Mays - Giants
Yaz - Red Sox
Williams - Red Sox
Schmidt - Phillies
   14. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:50 AM (#5674936)
Quickly before this gets steamrollered by the 106-man trivia question, but yes: Albert Pujols has 71 1-for-4 solo-HR games, and Dave Kingman had 68.

EDIT: But Kingman did not have the most 4111 games overall. He had only 83 of them. The guy with 111 was Aaron, as Nate noted.
   15. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:51 AM (#5674938)
And on the monster question: Mickey Vernon had 1,000 RBI for the Senators.
   16. Batman Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:52 AM (#5674939)
For the White Sox-
Frank Thomas
Paul Konerko
Harold Baines
Luke Appling
   17. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:52 AM (#5674940)
Anson, Williams, Banks, Santo, Sandberg, Sosa
   18. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:52 AM (#5674941)
Post #10:

Ruth? DING! #3. 1978 with NYY
Gehrig? DING! #2. 1995 with NYY
Mantle? DING! #22 1509 with NYY
Berra? DING! #28 1430 with NYY
DiMaggio? DING! #19 1537 with NYY

A-Rod? Well, he's an answer. But you're joke answer is Seattle. But all the other teams you mentioned are Yankee guys. So... I'm gonna need clarification on if this means SEA or NYY for him.
   19. eric Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:53 AM (#5674942)
One more Pilot: Bill Dickey
   20. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:53 AM (#5674943)
The problem with this trivia question is I need to wait for everyone else's 106-name comment so there isn't too much overlap.

Or I will just guess the Phillies.
- Mike Schmidt
- Ryan Howard
- Chuck Klein

   21. eric Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:53 AM (#5674944)
A-Rod: Yankees. Same with Bill Dickey :)
   22. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:55 AM (#5674945)
Al Simmons for the Athletics; Earl Averill for the Indians.
   23. Batman Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:57 AM (#5674946)
Giants:
Barry Bonds
Willie Mays
Willie McCovey
Mel Ott
   24. Nasty Nate Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:57 AM (#5674948)
Ripken - O's
Murray - O's
Miggy - Tigers
Cobb - Tigers
Barry Bonds - Giants
Mel Ott - Giants
   25. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:57 AM (#5674949)
And Jimmie Foxx for the Athletics, too. I was not sure about Foxx because he spent so much time with Boston, but Foxx is correct.
   26. caspian88 Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:57 AM (#5674950)
Satchel Paige was on the 1927 Birmingham Black Barons with Bill Gatewood (born 22 August 1881) and on the 1953 St. Louis Browns with Bob Turkey (both 19 September 1930).

That's a gap of 17,924 days.
   27. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:58 AM (#5674951)
Post #12:
Yeah, I'm gonna enforce the team rule. None of those did it with the Pilots.

Post #13:
Aaron? DING! 2202 with ATL. #1 overall
Mays? DING! #7 with SFG. 1859.
Yaz? DING! 1844 w/ BOX. #8 overall.
Teddy Ballgame? DING! 1839 w/ BOX. #9 overall
Schmidt? #15 overall. 1595 w/ PHI

Post #16:
You name all 3 guys who did it with the White Sox: Thomas, Konerko, & Appling. Baines fell short But the White Sox are the first team all closed out.
Thomas - 1465
Konerko - 1383
Appling - 1116

Post #17:
No team listed. Include teams.
   28. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:58 AM (#5674952)
Reds, Pete Rose
Braves, Eddie Mathews
Rockies, Larry Walker
Pirates, Honus Wagner
Pirates, Al Oliver
Pirates, Willie Stargell
Giants, Barrold Bonds
Giants, Willie McCovey
Orioles, Boog Powell
Orioles, Calvin Coolidge Tuskahoma Ripken Jr.
   29. eric Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:58 AM (#5674953)
Not sure why I'm in a yankees mood right now, but:

Jeter
Posada
B. Williams
Mattingly
...
Nettles?
Munson?
   30. Batman Posted: May 18, 2018 at 10:59 AM (#5674954)
Dodgers:
Duke Snider is the only one I'm confident did it.
Maybes:
Steve Garvey
Gil Hodges
Eric Karros
   31. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:00 AM (#5674955)
Pie Traynor for the Pirates. Sorry for guessing these so piecemeal :)
   32. Batman Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:01 AM (#5674957)
Tigers:
Alan Trammell
Lou Whitaker
Ty Cobb
Hank Greenberg
Al Kaline
Harry Heilmann
Sam Crawford
Charlie Gehringer, maybe

Reds:
Johnny Bench
Pete Rose
Ton Perez
Barry Larkin
maybe Dave Concepcion, doing it 45 RBIs a year

By the way, I just watched the Sparky Anderson episode of WKRP.
   33. Nasty Nate Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:01 AM (#5674958)
more Red Sox: Evans, Rice, Ortiz
   34. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:01 AM (#5674961)
Twins/Senators, Harmon Killebrew
Mariners, Edgar Martinez

Reds, Joey Votto? He's been there forever
Brewers, Ryan Braun? He's been there forever

I don't know which team to guess for Frank Robinson or Rafael Palmeiro.
   35. Tom Nawrocki Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:02 AM (#5674962)
Todd Helton for the Rockies
Harmon Killebrew for the Twins
   36. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:09 AM (#5674967)
Addendum to #17. Cubs. Sheesh, what a grouch : )
   37. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:10 AM (#5674968)
Gonna guess Longoria for the Rays. It's either him or no one.
   38. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:11 AM (#5674969)
Post #20:
Ryan Howard? DING! 1194
Klein fell short

Post #21:
A-Rod, NYY - DING! 1096.
Dickey, NYY - DING! 1209

You guys have now named 7 of the 13 Yankees. That's the most by any team. But I have yet to see any from the team with 11 guys on the list.

Post #22:
Al Simmons, A's = DING! Franchise leader: 1179
Averaill - CLE? DING! 1084. Indians franchise leader - and only Indian on the list. He's also tied for most by a player with a Cleveland franchise. See if you can figure that one out.

Post #23:
Ott, McCovey, Bonds? TRIPLE DING! Ott 1860 - Giants franchise leader. McCovey - 1381. Bonds 1440. Only one of the five Giants haven't been named yet.

Post #24:
Ripken & Murray? DOUBLE DING! 1st & 3rd with BAL. 1695 and 1224
Cobb & Cabrera with DET? DOUBLE DING! First from Detriot - and that's the team with 11 guys on the list. 1811 with Cobb & 1111 for Cabrera. Cabrera is one of two active players on the list.

Post #25
Foxx? DING! 2nd of the 3 A's on the list (all in Philly days, too). 1075.


That's 25 out of 106 listed. A few guys have been named, but either not with a franchise or with the Pilots. Next go-around I'll probably provide a leaderboard as is.
   39. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:11 AM (#5674970)
maybe Dave Concepcion, doing it 45 RBIs a year


Tony Gwynn, doing it 45 RBIs a year for the Padres
   40. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:13 AM (#5674971)
Juan Gonzalez drove in a thousand for the Rangers. I will guess that he is the franchise leader.
   41. Batman Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:14 AM (#5674974)
Royals:
George Brett. Maybe the only one.
Frank White?

Angels:
Tim Salmon
Garret Anderson
   42. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:16 AM (#5674975)
What about Bid McPhee? He had a thousand for the Cincinnati club in the 19th century, but the team switched leagues in the middle of his career.

   43. Tom Nawrocki Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:17 AM (#5674977)
Norm Cash for the Tigers
Willie Horton for the Tigers
Del Ennis for the Phillies
   44. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:20 AM (#5674980)

Angels:
Tim Salmon
Garret Anderson


Angels: Brian Downing

Astros: Jeff Bagwell
Astros: Craig Biggio
Astros: Jimmy Wynn

Twins: Kent Hrbek
   45. Batman Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:32 AM (#5674990)
I just took a Sporcle quiz on this, so I won't guess anymore. The quiz is at least a couple of years old and has 104 answers. I only got 75, even after reading this thread.
   46. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:34 AM (#5674995)
Averaill - CLE? DING! 1084. Indians franchise leader - and only Indian on the list. He's also tied for most by a player with a Cleveland franchise. See if you can figure that one out.

Yikes, no idea. The Spiders must have been around for longer than I thought.

Mariners: Jay Buhner

Braves: Javy Lopez

Time to stop thinking about this
   47. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:36 AM (#5674997)
Post #28:
Rose? DING! 1036. First of five Reds.
Mathews? DING! 1388. Tied w/ McCovey
Larry Walker? Nope. Only one Rockie. Well, there's a giveaway hint, right?
PIT - Wagner & Stargell? DING! & DING! 1474 & 1540. The top two for the franchise. Oliver? Nope. He's not one of the five Pirates listed.
Baltimore Boog? DING! 1063. Three out of the four Orioles named. And the guy left is #2 in franchise history.

Post #29:
Yankee guesses:
Jeter DING! 1311
Posada DING! 1065
B. Williams DING! 1257
Mattingly DING! 1099
...
Nettles? Nope
Munson? Nope

11 of the 13 Yankees have been named. The two left? Waaaaaaay before Thurmon Munson

Post #30:
Snider & Hodges? DING & DING w/ the Dodgers. 1271 & 1254. They're the top two with the team. Nope for the others. Only 4 Dodgers on the list in all -- none from the LA days.

Post #31
Pirate Pie? DING! 1273. Only one more Pirate left.

Post #32:
DING! for all Tigers
Alan Trammell - 1003
Lou Whitaker - 1084
Hank Greenberg - 1427
Al Kaline - 1582
Harry Heilmann - 1446
Sam Crawford - 1262
Charlie Gehringer - 1200

Only 2 of the 11 Tigers left.

CIN guesses: Bench & Perez? DING & DING? Top two in franchise history. 1376 and 1192. Nopes to the shortstops.

Post #33:

Post #34:
Killebrew - MN. DING! 1540. Franchise leader
Edgar, SEA - DING! Franchise leader 1261. Just one more Mariner to name.
Votto - nope
Braun? DING! He's the 2nd/last active player on the list. 1009 with MIL. 2nd most in MIL franchise history.

Frank Robinson & Palmerio are excellent guesses - provided you figure out what teams to guess them with.
DING! to all - Dewey Evnans, Ortiz & Rice. 1346, 1530, and 1146. Just one more Red Sox to name.

Post #35:
Helton, COL - DING! Only Rockie. 1406

Post #17/36:
I guess I could be a double grouch and require a first name (especially for Williams), but no need doing it twice for one post. DING! to all Cubs guesses: Santo, Banks, (Billy) Williams, Anson, Sosa, & Sandberg. That's six of the eight Cubs (which is the 3rd most for any franchise, behind only the NYY & DET).

Post #37
No one for the Rays. They're one of five franchises with none.

That's through post #38. I'll post the current leaderboard in a second.
   48. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:38 AM (#5674999)
Someone named #4 way back -- but as a Seattle Pilot and no one double backed to get that one. I don't think that's true of anyone else left to guess, though.

Quick count - 59 named. 47 to name.

1. Hank Aaron, ATL, 2202
2. Lou Gehrig, NYY, 1995
3. Babe Ruth, NYY, 1978
4.
5. Cap Anson, CHC 1880
6. Mel Ott, SFG, 1860
7. Willie Mays, SFG, 1859
8. Yaz, BOX, 1844
9. Teddy F. Ballgame, BOX, 1839
10. Ty Cobb, DET, 1811
11. Cal Ripken, BAL, 1695
12. Ernie Banks, CHC, 1636
13.
14.
15.
16. Al Kaline, DET, 1582
17t. Willie Stargell, PIT, 1540
17t. Harmon Killebrew, WAS/MN, 1540
19. Joe DiMaggio, NYY, 1538
20. Dave Ortiz, BOX, 1530
21.
22. Mickey Mantle, NYY, 1509
23. Honus Wagner, PIT, 1474
24. Frank Thomas, CWS, 1465
25. Jim Rice, BOX, 1451
26. Harry Heilmann, DET, 1446
27. Barry Bonds, SFG, 1440
28. Yogi Berra, NYY, 1430
29. Charlie Gehringer, DET, 1427
30. Sammy Sosa, CHC, 1414
31t.
31t. Todd Helton, COL, 1406
33t. Eddie Mathews, ATL, 1388
33t. Willie McCovey, SFG, 1388
35. Paul Konerko, CWS, 1383
36. Johnny Bench, CIN, 1376
37.
38. Billy Williams, CHC, 1353
39. Dwight Evans, BOX, 1346
40.
41. Derek Jeter, NYY, 1311
42.
43.
44. Ron Santo, CHC, 1290
45.
46. Pie Traynor, PIT, 1273
47. Duke Snider, BRK, 1271
48. Sam Crawford, DET, 1262
49. Edgar Martinez, SEA, 1261
50. Bernie Williams, NYY, 1257
51. Gil Hodges, BRK, 1254
52.
53. Eddie Murray, BAL, 1224
54.
55.
56. Bill Dickey, NYY, 1209
57. Hank Greenberg, DET, 1200
58. Ryan Howard, PHI, 1194
59. Tony Perez, CIN, 1192
60.
61. Al Simmons, PHA, 1179
62.
63.
64.
65.
66.
67.
68.
69.
70.
71. Luke Appling, CWS, 1116
72. Miguel Cabrera, DET, 1111 (and counting)
73.
74. Don Mattingly, NYY, 1099
75. A-Rod, NYY, 1096
76.
77.
78.
79.
80t. Earl Averill, CLE, 1084
80t.
80t. Lou Whitaker, DET, 1084
83.
84. Jimmie Foxx, PHA, 1075
85.
86.
87. Jorge Posada, NYY, 1065
88. Boog Powell, BAL, 1063
89. Ryne Sandberg, CHC, 1061
90.
91.
92.
93.
94.
95.
96. Pete Rose, CIN, 1036
97.
98.
99.
100t.
100t.
100t. Ryan Braun, MIL, 1009 (and counting)
103.
104. Alan Trammell, DET, 1003
105.
106.

   49. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:42 AM (#5675002)
Oh, that leaderboard? Pretend it has Mike Schmidt listed at #15.
   50. Pasta-diving Jeter (jmac66) Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:46 AM (#5675005)
Kent Hrbek & Puckett for the Twins
   51. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:47 AM (#5675006)
Some of the 19th-century guys are interesting. Dan Brouthers drove in 1,300 runs but no more than 350 for any single club.
   52. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:47 AM (#5675007)
I'll snipe #4. Musial Cardinals.

Sorry STAN Musial
   53. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:49 AM (#5675009)
Post #39
Gwynn - DING! Only Padre. 1138

Post #40
Juan Gone? DING! Rangers leader and one of two on the list. 1180

Post #41
You got one of two Royals. DING! for Brett, but Frank White is the wrong teammate of his to guess. 1596. One of the highest totals left of any still out there.
DING & DING! on Angels picks. Garret & Salmon are the only guys to do it w/ that franchise. 1292 & 1016

Post #42
Bid McPhee - CIN? DING! 1072. Only one more Red to guess.

Post #43
Norm Cash? DING! 1088 w/ DET. Just one more Tiger to name
Willie HOrton? Nope.
Del Ennis? DING! 1124 w/ PHI. 3rd of 4 Phillies named

Post #44
Downing? Nope. No more Angels to name
Biggio & Bagwell? DING! & DING! 1175 & 1529. Just one more Astro to name. It ain't Jimmy Wynn
Hrbek? DING! 1086. 2nd most with MIN. But there are four more behind him with that club not yet mentioned.

Post #46 - nope and nope

   54. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:51 AM (#5675011)
Juan Gone? DING! Rangers leader and one of two on the list

The other must be Rafael Palmeiro. Pudge didn't drive in enough runs. Michael Young did get to a thousand, but only in his last few games with Philly or LA.
   55. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:52 AM (#5675012)
Post #50
DING! for Kirby Puckett. 1085, one behind Hrbek

Post #52
DING! for Musial as a Cardinal. 1951

By the way - isn't Musial the only Cardinal named so far? There are six Cardinals on this list.

(To clarify something said earlier, Cabrera & Braun are the only active guys playing for the team they had 1000 RBIs with)

   56. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:53 AM (#5675014)
#54 - DING! for Palmerio. 1039

Speaking of which. Double check post #34. There's ALMOST a correct guess there, in the way the post's mention of Palmerio is ALMOST a correct guess.
   57. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:55 AM (#5675017)
Del Ennis? DING! 1124 w/ PHI. 3rd of 4 Phillies named


There's another Phillie? Uh-oh.

Cy Williams?
Sherry Magee?
Chase Utley?
Big Ed Delahanty?
Some other 19th century guy?
   58. Pasta-diving Jeter (jmac66) Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:56 AM (#5675019)
simply because of longevity, I would guess Mickey Vernon for the original Senators
   59. Nasty Nate Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:56 AM (#5675020)
By the way - isn't Musial the only Cardinal named so far? There are six Cardinals on this list.
Pujols - Cardinals?
   60. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: May 18, 2018 at 11:59 AM (#5675023)
Cardinals...
Sunny Jim Bottomley
Lou Brock
Rogers Hornsby

EDIT: Huh. Looks like I'm 0-3.

EDIT EDIT: Or my two-second estimation skills are terrible.
   61. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:02 PM (#5675027)
Post #57
Delahanty closes out the PHilies

Post #58
Mickey Vernon - DING!

Post #59
Pujols with STL. DING!
   62. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:04 PM (#5675029)
Has no one guessed Roberto Clemente? Pittsburgh.
   63. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:06 PM (#5675031)
Enos Slaughter is one of the Cardinals. Oddly enough, I mentioned him in the box-score-line comment.
   64. Nasty Nate Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:08 PM (#5675033)
Hack Wilson - Cubs
   65. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:10 PM (#5675034)
Post #60
Bottomley - DING!
Hornsby - DING!

Post #62
Clemente - DING!

Post #63
Slaughter - DING!

Post #64
Nope

Hints to come shortly for those still left.
   66. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:11 PM (#5675037)
By the way - isn't Musial the only Cardinal named so far? There are six Cardinals on this list.


Cardinals:

Medwick
Ken Boyer
Ted Simmons
Johnny Mize
   67. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:12 PM (#5675040)
HINTS FOR REMAINING GUYS (though post #65):
#13. 1623. Recently elected to the Hall of Fame. Stunned no one got this guy who spent his entire career with one franchise
#31. 1406. Surprised no one got him. Played in the memory of everyone here. 3000 hits. Hall of Famer. Entire career with one team
#37. 1357. Another surprising one still out there. First ballot Hall of Famer who starred in the 1960s and 1970s.
#52 1247. Boston Hall of Famer from the 1940s
#54 1216. Mariner. Not Edgar Martinez. That should be all the hints you guys need.
#55 1210. Brooklyn Dodger from the Wilbert Robinson days. Hall of Famer who is also their all-time franchise leader in hits
#62. 1177. Drunk who got over 3000 hits.
#64 1157. Yankee who was a teammate of Ruth & Gehrig (and #101)
#65. 1153. Cub from the 1930s.
#67. 1143. Two-time MVP in the 1980s
#70. 1117. Teammate of #13. And not the only thing they have in comon
#76. 1090. Astro. Teammate of the Killer B's. That hint is actually an understatement
#81. 1084. Oh, this guy. A Cleveland Spider from the 1890s. If you remember the 2000 hit quiz, he was on that one also
#83. 1078. Hall of Famer. The last NL'r to bat .400
#90. 1058. 1950s Brooklyn Dodgers
#91. 1058. Only Blue Jay on the list
#92. 1049. Only Tiger left to name. 1920s OF. Also the only guy to ever pinch hit for Babe Ruth
#93. 1044. Washington Senator who juuuust missed 3000 hits
#94. 1040. Philadephia A's player from the 1930s/40s. His nickname is actually the nickname for another pre-expansion AL franchise.
#99. 1012. KC Royal. Part of the 1970s crew
#100. 1009. Absolutely fantastic Hall of Famer who spent prolonged periods with two teams. He did it with one team.
#101. 1009. 1920s Yankee outfielder who isn't in Cooperstown
#103. 1004. Chicago Cub from recent decades. Everyone here remembers this guy
#105. 1001. This guy. Longtime Washington Senator from the way back day who lasted forever without really achieving much. Not Clyde Milan
#106. 1001. Cardinal infielder who once won an MVP








   68. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:12 PM (#5675041)
Has no one guessed Roberto Clemente? Pittsburgh.


And the aforementioned Paul Waner! Pittsburgh.
And Ralph Kiner! Pittsburgh.

Ozzie Smith with the Cardinals, like Tony Gwynn

Joe Kelley with the original Orioles that got contracted? Maybe someone from that team is on the list, if there's a Cleveland Spider on the list.

Robin Yount, Brewers
Paul Molitor, Brewers
   69. Tom Nawrocki Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:12 PM (#5675042)
Brooks Robinson for the Orioles - like Enos Slaughter, mentioned earlier in this thread but not as an answer.
   70. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:13 PM (#5675044)
#105. Sam Rice WAS

edit: Rice is actually #93
   71. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:14 PM (#5675045)
#103 mark grace Cubs
   72. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:15 PM (#5675047)
#55 Zack Wheat Dodgers
   73. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:15 PM (#5675049)
#54 Griffey?
   74. JJ1986 Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:15 PM (#5675050)
Lance Berkman, Astros?

edit: Frank Robinson, Reds?

edit, again: Aramis Ramirez, Cubs?
   75. BDC Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:16 PM (#5675051)
1920s Yankee outfielder who isn't in Cooperstown

Bob Meusel, I imagine.
   76. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:18 PM (#5675056)
Post #66
Ken Boyer is #106

Post #68
Paul Waner is #62
Yount is #31.
Nope for the others

Post #69
Brooks is #37

Post #70
DING on Sam Rice

Post #71
DING on Grace
   77. slothinator Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:18 PM (#5675057)
I'm guessing the other Royal is Hal McRae.
   78. Tom Nawrocki Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:19 PM (#5675059)
67 is Dale Murphy
   79. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:20 PM (#5675060)
#76 Lance Berkman
   80. Kiko Sakata Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:21 PM (#5675065)
It looks like Brooks Robinson (Happy Birthday!) isn't shown in comment #48. I assume he's the last Oriole.
   81. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:21 PM (#5675066)
#94 Bob Johnson
   82. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:22 PM (#5675068)
Post #72:
DING! on Wheat

Post #73
DING! on Griffey

Post #74
DINGs for F-Robinson & Berkman. Not A-Ramirez. Just one more Cubs left to name in the gloamin'.

Post #75
DING! on Bob Muesel. Now can anyone figure out his teammate, a Hall of Fame infielder who had 1157 RBIs with the Ruth/Gehrig Yankees?
   83. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:23 PM (#5675070)
#31. was George Brett mentioned?
   84. Tom Nawrocki Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:24 PM (#5675072)
Tony Lazzeri
   85. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:24 PM (#5675073)
Post #75
DING! on Bob Muesel. Now can anyone figure out his teammate, a Hall of Fame infielder who had 1157 RBIs with the Ruth/Gehrig Yankees?


Tony Lazzeri
   86. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:26 PM (#5675076)
Post #77
DING! on Hal McRae

Post #78
DING! on Dale Murphy

Post #81
DING! on "Indian Bob" Johnson

Post #84
DING! on Lazzeri.

   87. slothinator Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:26 PM (#5675077)
Just one more Cubs left to name in the gloamin'.


Gabby Hartnett, Chicago Cubs
   88. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:27 PM (#5675079)
#13 Chipper Jones
   89. CheersUnusualPlays Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:27 PM (#5675080)
Would the KC Royal be Hal Mcrae?
   90. Jefferson Manship (Dan Lee) Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:28 PM (#5675081)
#81. 1084. Oh, this guy. A Cleveland Spider from the 1890s. If you remember the 2000 hit quiz, he was on that one also
Ed McKean, Cleveland Spiders?
   91. Crispix Attacksel Rios Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:28 PM (#5675082)
Wait, Sam Rice wasn't a teammate of Chipper Jones.
   92. CheersUnusualPlays Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:28 PM (#5675083)
And I am going to guess Bobby Veach for the 1920's Tiger outfielder
   93. Tom Nawrocki Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:30 PM (#5675085)
105: Joe Judge?
   94. Jefferson Manship (Dan Lee) Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:31 PM (#5675086)
100: Rogers Hornsby, Cardinals? Maybe it's Rogers Hornsby, Cubs.

edit: Never mind, someone already guessed him.
   95. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:32 PM (#5675087)
Post #87:
DING! on Hartnett

Post #88:
DING! on Chipper

Post 90:
DING on Ed McKean

Post 91
Did I get my numbers wrong? There IS a teammate of Chipper Jones on the list still to name.

Post 92
DING! on Bobby Veach

Post 93:
DING! on Joe Judge
   96. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:34 PM (#5675089)
#70 Andruw Jones
   97. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:35 PM (#5675092)
HINTS FOR REMAINING GUYS (though post #95):
#52 1247. Boston Hall of Famer from the 1940s. Second baseman
#70. 1117. Teammate of Chipper Jones. And not the only thing they have in common
#83. 1078. Hall of Famer who played for the Giants. The last NL'r to bat .400
#90. 1058. 1950s Brooklyn Dodgers with a great outfield arm
#91. 1058. Only Blue Jay on the list. Slugging first baseman.


   98. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:35 PM (#5675093)
#52 Bobby Doerr
   99. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:36 PM (#5675094)
Post #96 - DING on Andruw Jones
   100. Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant Posted: May 18, 2018 at 12:36 PM (#5675095)
#83 Bill Terry
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