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  1. Lance Berkman named to college baseball hall of fameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Houston Chronicle

    Berkman, who was in Astros camp for three days this week as a special instructor, led Rice to its first College World Series appearance before embarking on a stellar Major League career. Frank Viola, a lefthanded pitcher who led his St. John's club to Omaha in 1980 and went on to a 15-year Major League career that included winning the 1988 American League Cy Young Award, also was named to the Hall.

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  2. Descalso brings postseason experience to RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | LongmontFYI

    ... to play with some of the best players in the game," he said. "Albert Pujols, Yadier (Molina), Carlos Beltran, Lance Berkman and Matt Holliday, just to name a few. To watch those guys work and pick their brain and see how they prepare showed me a ...

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  3. Spring Surprises, 2015 EditionRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Viva El Birdos

    ... good in camp is very rarely a big surprise. Those kinds of surprises do happen, however; look no further than Lance Berkman in the actual Best Shape Of His Life back in 2011 to see how surprising something like that can be. Also, we're looking only ...

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  4. Question for the Ages: Who's Your Least Favorite Player?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Hardball Times

    ... I hate the most, and I suspect I will always hate more than any other player for the rest of my life, is Lance Berkman . Jay 'Comedy Vacuum' Leno lookalike Lance Berkman did not sign with the Rangers prior to the 2011 season. Fine, that was his ...

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  5. Groundhog Day: Harrison looks back at Game 7 start in '11Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Texas Rangers

    ... first and Harrison retired the first two hitters in the bottom of the inning. Then he walked Albert Pujols and Lance Berkman, setting up a game-tying two-run double by David Freese . "If I could do it over again, I would have been more aggressive ...

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  6. Craig feeling good, ready for action in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Boston Red Sox

    ... Cardinals, for multiple years. He was the best hitter on our team, hands down. We had Matt Holliday , we had Lance Berkman, but check out any playoff games, any stats, the guy was our best player, 100 percent. "Him being healthy, I've seen him in ...

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  7. Colby Rasmus excited about future in HoustonRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... been interested in the Astros for years, since discussing what it's like to play here with former Astros star Lance Berkman. "I played with Lance Berkman with the Cardinals and he loved playing here," Rasmus said. "To hear him talk about it, I ...

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  8. Colby Rasmus looks forward to living large in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... been interested in the Astros for years, since discussing what it's like to play here with former Astros star Lance Berkman. "I played with Lance Berkman with the Cardinals and he loved playing here," Rasmus said. "To hear him talk about it, I ...

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  9. Colby Rasmus excited to sign with Houston after years in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... been interested in the Astros for years, since discussing what it's like to play here with former Astros star Lance Berkman. "I played with Lance Berkman with the Cardinals and he loved playing here," Rasmus said. "To hear him talk about it, I ...

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  10. Colby Rasmus signs with Houston AstrosRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... process. I've always liked playing against the Astros and the way they've handled themselves. I played with Lance Berkman, who was loyal in his time here. That was something that was on my mind, hearing him talk about it. Obviously, Jeff being the ...

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  11. Rasmus agrees to 1-year contract with AstrosRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Houston Astros

    ... against the Astros and the way they've handled themselves," Rasmus said before reaching a deal. "I played with Lance Berkman [in St. Louis], who was loyal in his time here. That was something that was on my mind, hearing him talk about it. ...

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  12. Rasmus reportedly agrees to 1-year deal with AstrosRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Houston Astros

    ... and the way they've handled themselves," Rasmus said before reportedly reaching agreement. "I played with Lance Berkman, who was loyal in his time here. That was something that was on my mind, hearing him talk about it. Obviously, Jeff being the ...

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  13. My Favorite Astros Team EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... Fielder." He was for me, for sure. Right Field Hunter Pence . There was some stiff competition here, with Lance Berkman and Terry Puhl in the running. Puhl was my wife's favorite player, but this is my list, not hers. To me Pence is out of the same ...

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  14. Astros Fans New Year's ResolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... 4-5 years for three major reasons. The first is that the Astros started trading veterans such as Roy Oswalt , Lance Berkman , Hunter Pence and all the other players over the 4-5 years. To most Astros fans, they understood the reasoning behind the ...

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  15. The one powerful dimension of Mark Reynolds, the newest member of the St. Louis CardinalsRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... Cardinals have mustered only 9 regular season pinch-hit home runs (three by Adams, two by Jon Jay , and one by Lance Berkman , Allen Craig , Randal Grichuk , and Kolten Wong ) in 1,025 plate appearances (895 at bats). That is one home run every 99 ...

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  16. Cardinals announce 2015 promotional scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... 24), Lou Brock (July 31), Harry Caray with a voice chip announcing Stan Musial's 3,000th hit (Sept. 7) and Lance Berkman (Sept. 26). The genesis of adding a Berkman bobblehead to this list came out of a vote of season-ticket holders, who selected ...

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  17. The bad, the worse and the ugly: Jon Daniels' 10 worst free agent signings as Rangers GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    ... only season with the Rangers, Arencibia hit .177, with a .239 on-base percentage and .369 slugging percentage. Lance Berkman, DH. The Rangers lured Berkman out of retirement before the 2013 season with a one-year, $10-million contract. Berkman ...

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  18. Should the St. Louis Cardinals sign free agent Corey Hart?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... another winter, and Hart's likely 2015 production is hard to predict. Hart is a buy-low candidate not unlike Lance Berkman during the 2010-11 Hot Stove. Of course, Hart pre-knee problems was not the hitter that Berkman was prior to his knee issues. ...

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  19. Will the St. Louis Cardinals retool their bench this offseason?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... The Cardinals bench has been at its strongest when Mozeliak has layered depth. When Albert Pujols and Lance Berkman pushed Allen Craig to a utility role playing second base, center field, and pinch-hitting or, in 2012, when David Freese hit ...

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  20. World Series Game 7s since 1969Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Newsday

    ... walk and hit-by-pitch in the fifth inning gave the Cardinals a 5-2 lead. Yadier Molina's single to score Lance Berkman in the seventh provided the final 6-2 margin. Carpenter allowed five hits, no walks and no runs from innings 2-6, and manager Tony ...

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