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Big PapI Does It Again...MVP!!!

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  1. IcyPatriot

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    UN-FREAKING-REAL!!!!

    The ball was still rising straight away to center field.

    Ortiz now has 10 WALK-OFF HR's...thanks to J-Mac(EDIT)


    Here is the major league records for that stat.[/B]
    Jimmie Foxx……...12
    Mickey Mantle....12
    Stan Musial……….12
    Frank Robinson….12
    Babe Ruth………...12
    Tony Perez………..11
    Dick Allen…………..10
    Harold Baines …...10
    Reggie Jackson….10
    Mike Schmidt ….…10
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  2. mgcolby

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    I have never seen anything like it! How many times can you win a game in the clutch? I am amazed people pitch to him in these situations, I would take my chances with Ramirez he tends to get out more often than not in clutch situations.
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    I was thinking the same thing. Walk Pappi to load the bases and pitch to Manny. Hey, that lineup isn't looking to shabby with the big three of Pappi/Manny/WilleyMo. Not to mention Snyder looked really good. Let those Yankees increase their payroll.
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    HOLY JESUS, IM READING THIS AND I AM SHOCKED. This guy should be MVP, hes just amazing...whenever he steps up for the possible game winner, no doubt in your mind he'll come through. :)
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    That was his 10th walkoff home run, 9th as a Sock. And I had no doubt that he would do it.
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    They're not just increasing there payroll they keep depleting their farm system for guys that over paid and tend to under produce in NY. The dynasty of the 90's had a core nucleous of guys developed by their farm system and since they have either left or got old and now they think they can buy a championship and I don't think they can. Boston obviously buys replacements as well but we have rebuilt the farm since 2001 and I think Theo has done an amazing job getting good vets and yet not giving up every prospect in the system.
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    Interesting stat they just mentioned about an hour ago on WEEI. Ortiz has 60 HRs and something like 160 RBIs since July 31, 2005.
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    But he doesn't play in the field so he can't be MVP. Apparently, its much more valuable to be a guy who plays crappy defense and costs his team 3 or 4 victories a season because of it. God, I hate baseball writers sometimes...

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