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Throwback Thursday: 1906 Harrisburg Giants

Top Row: Carter – CF, Gardner – Util, Weadricks – Scorekeeper, Poles – RF, Potter – LF, Tolliver – P Second Row: Mickey – P, Barton – 2B, C.W. Strothers – Manager, Baxter – 1B, Banks – SS First Row: … Continue reading

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Nicknames

“Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive” – Thomas C. Haliburton As long as baseball has been played, nicknames have had a prominent place throughout the game’s storied history. Colorful and memorable monikers are often … Continue reading

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