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  1. 100 greatest Tigers: #38 Placido PolancoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    Placido Polanco was an amazing player for the Detroit Tigers . Polanco could do almost anything with the bat and glove.

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  2. 100 greatest Tigers: #38 Placido PolancoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    Placido Polanco was an amazing player for the Detroit Tigers . Polanco could do almost anything with the bat and glove.

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  3. Versatile Frandsen fills valuable role for NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Washington Nationals

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  4. Phillies Notes: Asche on bench after scoring 4 runs in openerRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Philly.com

    ... straight opening days from 1997 to 2002. Next came David Bell, then Abraham Nunez, Wes Helms, Pedro Feliz, Placido Polanco and, finally, Michael Young. Asche, 23, joked during the spring that he would not assume he was the starter - even though no ...

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  5. A Difference-Making Element for the Phillies, a StorylineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Isportsweb.com

    ... here three seasons after the shortstop. Unlike Rollins, number 26 did not find a spot for the taking, Placido Polanco was the regular second baseman. That place-to-play complication was not a short-lived one. Despite that blockage, however, the ...

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  6. Certain Phillies Through J-Roll's Eyes, a StorylineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Isportsweb.com

    ... here three seasons after the shortstop. Unlike Rollins, number 26 did not find a spot for the taking, Placido Polanco was the regular second baseman. That place-to-play complication was not a short-lived one. Despite that blockage, however, the ...

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  7. Can Marlins Compete for a Wild Card?Read the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Marlin Maniac

    ... veteran talent may be better suited to lead these younger players? Taking nothing away from Juan Pierre and Placido Polanco 's careers, but Could Jones, Jarrod Saltalamacchia , and Rafael Furcal be more battle-tested? Maybe they have more experience ...

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  8. Philadelphia Phillies Success is Dependent Upon Maikel FrancoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... to win the starting third base gig for Opening Day. While the Phillies could do much worse than Asche (see Placido Polanco, circa 2012), why would they place Franco in the minors where he has virtually nothing to prove? Where the Phillies are coming ...

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  9. Phillies Success is Dependent Upon Maikel FrancoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... to win the starting third base gig for Opening Day. While the Phillies could do much worse than Asche (see Placido Polanco, circa 2012), why would they place Franco in the minors where he has virtually nothing to prove? Where the Phillies are coming ...

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  10. Phillies Notebook: Rolen makes appearance at Phillies campRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... to winning and famously clashed with then-manager Bowa before being traded to St. Louis in July 2002 for Placido Polanco, Bud Smith and Mike Timlin. But Bowa was among those who shook hands, and traded smiles and pleasantries with Rolen. Rolen said ...

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  11. Philadelphia Phillies: The return of Ryan HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    The past few years the Philadelphia Phillies have been in need of offense. General manager Ruben Amaro Jr has tried to improve the offense by adding various pieces such as Hunter Pence and Placido Polanco.

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  12. Placido Polanco would be great for the TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Motor City Bengals

    ... Kelly listed as the only backup to the rookie at third base, the Tigers should bring back a familiar face, Placido Polanco . Polanco isn't the player he was even two years ago as he has seen his batting average drop from .298 in 2010 with the ...

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  13. Tigers take gamble with Nick Castellanos, but should give him time to developRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... signed a big-name closer, Joe Nathan, to take care of the job in the near future, anyway. Second baseman Placido Polanco was starting to show wear, and 25-year-old Sizemore was knocking on the door with a .308 average, .389 on-base percentage and ...

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  14. Miami Marlins' prospect Colin Moran expected to be effective, versatile major league athleteRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Fish Stripes

    ... to be a plus third baseman. Moran got an invite to Spring Training and can be ready as soon as 2015. Placido Polanco was never going to be the permanent third base solution for the Miami Marlins, and Casey McGehee isn't going to be either. In their ...

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  15. Tigers take gamble with Nick Castellanos, but should give him time to developRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... signed a big-name closer, Joe Nathan, to take care of the job in the near future, anyway. Second baseman Placido Polanco was starting to show wear, and 25-year-old Sizemore was knocking on the door with a .308 average, .389 on-base percentage and ...

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  16. Phillies keep surrounding themselves with old friendsRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... the bench they signed Thome; in 2010 when they wanted to stop fooling around at third base they brought back Placido Polanco. The team is rumored to be talking about a comeback for former setup man and closer Ryan Madson as well, despite him not ...

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  17. Chone Figgins planning comebackRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... would be clashing heads in pursuit of his services. Neither team landed Figgins (the Phillies wound up with Placido Polanco), and he wound up in Seattle, where he was moved to second base and led the league in sacrifice bunts (17) in 2010, while ...

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  18. Yankees have few quality options left at third baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2014 | New York Post

    ... names most associated with the Yankees this offseason, but neither are exciting options. Nor is 38-year-old Placido Polanco, who spent last season with the Marlins. Sources have said the Yankees remain uninterested in Stephen Drew, who only has ...

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  19. Michael Young free agency: Dodgers considering 3B for everyday roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2013 | Philly.com

    ... options are older veterans who either can't play full-time or whose best days are behind them; guys like Placido Polanco , Eric Chavez and WIlson Betemit. The trade market is also slim on third basemen. The Brewers have said they will not trade ...

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  20. Report: Phillies Listening To Offers For Cliff Lee, Cole HamelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2013 | CBS Local

    JULY 12: National League All-Star Shane Victorino #8 of the Philadelphia Phillies, National League All-Star Placido Polanco #27 of the Philadelphia Phillies, National League All-Star Cliff Lee #33 of the Philadelphia Phillies and National League All-Star Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies line up before the start of the 82nd MLB All-Star ... (more)

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