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Old 09-21-2018, 03:28 PM
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Originally Posted by barrysloate View Post
There is also a name associated with the batting titles: It's the Tony Gwynn Award for the NL, and I believe the Rod Carew Award for the AL (I know they aren't commonly used). Both were exemplary hitters who won multiple batting titles, but nobody would confuse them with Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Rogers Hornsby, or Ted Williams. One is not obligated to pick the best player ever to name an award.

...and now, the contest begins for the Mario Mendoza Award...
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Last edited by clydepepper; 09-21-2018 at 03:30 PM. Reason: to correct the spelling of Mendoza
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