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Postby acsguitar » Thu May 08, 2008 7:04 pm

CineMamet wrote:
Cole Hamels, while still in his mother's womb, invented a time machine, went back and tossed a no-hitter against the 27 Yankees. This is a little-known fact.


Yea if you consider little known facts extremely well known by everyone in the universe. Newb
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Re: MLB players who have came out of nowhere?

Postby CineMamet » Thu May 08, 2008 7:42 pm

acsguitar wrote:
CineMamet wrote:
Cole Hamels, while still in his mother's womb, invented a time machine, went back and tossed a no-hitter against the 27 Yankees. This is a little-known fact.


Yea if you consider little known facts extremely well known by everyone in the universe. Newb


HA! I just made that one up to test your gullibility. It was actually against the '31 Yankees! Inconceivable, suckaaaaaaaaaa!!!!!!!
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Re: MLB players who have came out of nowhere?

Postby DeadWinterDay » Thu May 08, 2008 8:06 pm

Does Chris Carpenter count?
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Postby soccerballer002 » Thu May 08, 2008 8:08 pm

DeadWinterDay wrote:Does Chris Carpenter count?


who? ;-7
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Re: MLB players who have came out of nowhere?

Postby DeadWinterDay » Thu May 08, 2008 8:12 pm

soccerballer002 wrote:
DeadWinterDay wrote:Does Chris Carpenter count?


who? ;-7

From the land of mediocrity, to CY, and then back to the abyss again...I mean he didnt come out of nowhere to have an amazing career but 3 solid years counts right?
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Re: MLB players who have came out of nowhere?

Postby soccerballer002 » Thu May 08, 2008 8:36 pm

yea I suppose he qualifies for both this thread and the "MLB players who have went into nowhere" thread....
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Re: MLB players who have came out of nowhere?

Postby TheGinner » Thu May 08, 2008 9:03 pm

deerayfan072 wrote:
hot4tx wrote:Sammy Sosa. Early in his career with the Rangers he was too small and couldn't hit for enough power to be a ML outfielder. :-S


and than he took steroids and could mash the ball ;-D



Don't forget corked bats helped him mash too.... ;-D
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Re: MLB players who have came out of nowhere?

Postby jealousblues » Fri May 09, 2008 4:33 am

The_Natural wrote:Who are the players that you can think of that weren't projected to be great in the big leagues but have? (Let's keep it to bats)



Pujols, end of thread ;-)
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Re: MLB players who have came out of nowhere?

Postby jealousblues » Fri May 09, 2008 4:36 am

WyldStallyn wrote:tom brady was drafted in the 18th round by the expos in '95 as a catcher
he wouldve 'come out of nowhere' had he signed :-D



i got cha beat, the Macho Man Randy Savage was once a Cardinals farm hand...or so im told
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Re: MLB players who have came out of nowhere?

Postby YerInUrine » Fri May 09, 2008 11:54 am

jealousblues wrote:
WyldStallyn wrote:tom brady was drafted in the 18th round by the expos in '95 as a catcher
he wouldve 'come out of nowhere' had he signed :-D



i got cha beat, the Macho Man Randy Savage was once a Cardinals farm hand...or so im told


Wasn't MC Hammer the A's bat boy too?
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