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The Problem With Baserunning

The Problem With Baserunning

Johnny Asel, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2018

Filed under (B)Asel Ball, Sports, Voices

Who is the best base runner is baseball? A speedster like Dee Gordon or Billy Hamilton? What about a baserunning mastermind like Paul Goldschmidt? The two most valuable base runners in baseball last year were actually Byron Buxton and Mookie Betts. While they did not have the same volume of steals as ...

Mason baseball players and their MLB counterparts

Mason baseball players and their MLB counterparts

Jay Nesson, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2018

Filed under Sports

The baseball season is underway, and that means that it is time to compare our own athletes to professional athletes again. With a close look at playing style, we give you Mason players and their Major League Baseball counterparts.   Thomas Dean: Nolan Arenado A good defensive third baseman who also absolutely rakes; classic three hitter.   &nbs...

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