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Base Balls

Posted By Cliff Corcoran On June 29, 2009 @ 4:40 pm In Cliff Corcoran | Comments Disabled

Stealing home seems to be the hot throwback play this year. It happened twice yesterday, and Ted Keith has an article on the phenomenon over at SI.com [1], pegged to Jacoby Ellsbury’s swipe against Andy Pettitte earlier this season.

I have a complimentary piece up that lists the top-10 steals of home of all time, including one by Mr. October in October, and one by the Yankees against Boston 105 years before Ellsbury finally turned the tables.

Dig it. [2]


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[1] SI.com: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2009/writers/ted_keith/06/29/stealing.home/index.html?eref=sihpT1

[2] Dig it.: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2009/writers/cliff_corcoran/06/29/stealing.home/index.html?eref=T1

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