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YCPB Awards: Play of the Year – Pigs Flying in Boston

Honus Wagner. Tris Speaker. Jimmie Foxx. Joe DiMaggio. Lou Gehrig. Ted Williams. Mickey Mantle. Carl Yastrzemski. George Brett. Cal Ripken Jr. Alex Rodriguez. Bengie Molina. Wait, what? Well, other than being carbon-based life forms who play baseball, these men all … Continue reading

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YCPB Awards: W: Closer, L: Position Player, S: Starter

Note—this was by far the tightest vote of any of the awards, with none of the five choices even garnering 25% of the vote. In the end, it was tied between this game and Armando Galarraga’s Imperfect Game. By unanimous … Continue reading

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YCPB Awards: No UCL? No Problem

Once upon a time, RA Dickey was a top prospect. As the 18th overall pick in the 1996 draft, Dickey had a six figure offer from the Texas Rangers before a team doctor noticed his arm in an awkward position … Continue reading

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YCPB Awards: 13-12

Over the coming weeks we will be rolling out the YCPB Awards, given to what were, as voted by you, the most unpredictable players and moments of the 2010 season. Figured this one should come out the day the actual … Continue reading

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The Official YCPB Awards Voting!

You’ve suggested nominations; Jordan, Bexy and myself have discussed, and now we present to you the poll in which you may vote for the actual winners! If you’re confused about the categories (like, why Joey Votto isn’t an MVP choice, … Continue reading

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