Baseball Facts - Page 3

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There are 10 umpires in the Hall of Fame.
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There is a 1989 Fleer baseball card depicting Billy Ripken holding a bat with the F word on it. The card goes for about $50 on EBay.
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Slugger Evan Gattis hit 11 triples in 2015, but only hit 1 other triple the rest of his career.
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Ted Williams hit a home run in his last Major League at bat.
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Ted Williams was the last player to hit over .400 for an entire season. Perhaps more remarkably, he nearly did it a second time at age 38 when he hit .388.
2 Comments
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Level 71
Mar 21, 2023
#14 and #15 are actually pretty insane.
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Level 64
Jun 29, 2023
Then again, he is Ted Williams.