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We put out our annual Walk-Year All-Star team yesterday on Newsday's website. Last year's such squad looked like this:
C: Ramon Hernandez
1B: Albert Pujols
2B: Kelly Johnson
SS: Jose Reyes
3B: Jose Bautista
LF: Josh Willingham
CF: Carlos Beltran
RF: David DeJesus.
DH: David Ortiz.
RHP: Edwin Jackson
LHP: C.J. Wilson
Closer:...Read more »
When the World Series pits two non-New York teams against each other, a fairly common occurrence nowadays, it grants we New York reporters an opportunity to better familiarize ourselves with clubs we don't know as well.
There's a good amount of time before first pitch, so you schmooze players, a manager, coaches, front-office officials, owners, mascots and so on.
(Not really mascots....Read more »