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  1. Yankees' Carlos Beltran Passes Joe DiMaggio on All-Time Home Run ListRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | BleacherReport

    ... e for 62nd place. Beltran's next mark, four homers away, is former Cardinals teammate and fellow switch-hitter Lance Berkman, who retired this past January with 366 home runs.

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  2. This Date In BaseballRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... record of 0-10 set by Atlanta in 1988 and the overall NL record of 0-11 by the 1884 Detroit Wolverines. 2002 - Lance Berkman homered in his first three at-bats and drove in five runs in Houston's 8-3 victory over Cincinnati. 2005 - Toronto's Reed ...

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  3. Writing Ugly, Week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | South Side Sox

    ... that's even with him missing the whole 2012 season due to an ACL injury) and getting a 4.6 WAR season out of Lance Berkman for 1-year, $8 mil. Throwing two-years, 16 million at Lance Berkman would have been a move pre- World Series Kenny might have ...

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  4. Mozeliak gets 2-year extension, will be GM through 2018Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... Jim Edmonds for David Freese, signing Matt Holliday to a seven-year deal and closing a one-year deal with Lance Berkman. The moves drew criticism early, but Mozeliak would prove prescient, as all three players became instrumental in 2011's title ...

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  5. Lance Berkman retiring as a member of the Houston AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Tonight the Astros will be celebrating the careers of Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt .

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  6. Versatile Descalso still has role with CardinalsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    The bricks have shifted the last several seasons. Albert Pujols left the Cardinals after 2011, Lance Berkman after 2012 and Carlos Beltran following last October's World Series.

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  7. Allen Craig hitting analysis, including a look at his 2013 "power outage"Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... an everyday player until 2012. To start 2012, he didn't have a regular position in the field considering Lance Berkman occupied first base (until May 19th when he injured his knee ) and the corner outfield spots were taken by sluggers Matt Holliday ...

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  8. Fantasy baseball sleepers: Scott Kazmir among profitable armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Sporting News

    ... like the Cardinals have a knack for turning old, damaged players into fantasy assets (i.e. Carlos Beltran , Lance Berkman )? Outfield: Will Venable, Padres (211.23). Oscar Taveras and George Springer are certainly more exciting, but will they go ...

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  9. Cardinals sign Aledmys DiazRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... didn't hit well upon his initial promotion and he ended up all right (they let a potential Hall of Famer in Lance Berkman walk so he could play every day). In the end, the Cardinals brought additional depth to their organization that didn't use ...

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  10. Fantasy baseball: First baseman woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | Chillicothe Gazette

    ... a young first baseman from Arizona named Paul Goldschmidt as my utility player. I also had St. Louis slugger Lance Berkman at first base. So, when it came time to decide on keepers for the 2012 season, I wanted to set myself up for immediate success ...

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  11. Tony La Russa thinks "new metrics" are keeping Jeff Bagwell out of the Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... got 54 percent of the vote in his fourth year of eligibility. "Houston, in our division, Bagwell, Biggio and [Lance Berkman], they had good surrounding characters the couple of years you had [Carlos] Beltran and [Jeff] Kent," La Russa said. "So I ...

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  12. First baseman woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | Chillicothe Gazette

    ... a young first baseman from Arizona named Paul Goldschmidt as my utility player. I also had St. Louis slugger Lance Berkman at first base. So, when it came time to decide on keepers for the 2012 season, I wanted to set myself up for immediate ...

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  13. Bourjos, Jay competition center of attention for CardsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... for him. It happened before when he appeared earmarked for an everyday job and the Cardinals signed free agent Lance Berkman to play right field. It happened before when the Cardinals acquired Carlos Beltran and left open the possibility he might ...

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  14. Age isn't the Phillies' problemRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... in the NLDS in 2011, the Cardinals started 33-year-old Rafael Furcal, Skip Schumaker (31), Albert Pujols (31), Lance Berkman (35), Matt Holliday (31), Nick Punto (33) and Chris Carpenter (36). The year before, they lost to a Giants team that ...

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  15. Major boo-boos for major leaguersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Cal Ripken Jr. at the time. Just last year, Jeff Baker sprained a thumb giving an overexuberant high-five. Lance Berkman aggravated a knee injury when he slipped walking down the wet steps of a plane. And even though it was during spring training, ...

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  16. Roy Oswalt Retiring as the Greatest Pitcher to Wear a Houston Astros UniformRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... have a place in Astros lore. 2014 will be an emotional year for many Astros fans as they watch both Oswalt and Lance Berkman head off into retirement. You'd probably not be surprised to learn the two coordinated this effort and planned on retiring ...

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  17. Astros to honor Berkman, Oswalt on April 5thRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    HOUSTON The Houston Astros will honor former players Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt in a ceremony prior to the team's game with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on April 5th.

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  18. Astros to honor Lance Berkman, Roy Oswalt on April 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    The Astros will honor the retiring Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt with a special pregame ceremony prior on April 5 before the team's game with the Angels, the team announced Wednesday.

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  19. No longer an ace, Roy Oswalt retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... success here, he plans to officially retire on a one-day contract with the Astros, along with former teammate Lance Berkman. Oswalt called Berkman a few days before Christmas and asked his friend about his plans for 2014. When each said he was ...

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  20. Ex-Astros pitcher Roy Oswalt retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | Click2Houston

    In a span of 13 days, two Astros legends have retired -- Lance Berkman hung em' up on Jan. 29 and on Oswalt announced he's retiring.

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