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Postby Arlo » Mon May 27, 2002 3:40 pm

I began my career with the Colt 45's and ended it in Oakland. Neither of those stints were spectacular, but in between I was a vital cog in one of the dominant team's of the era. I won an mvp award every season I hit over .300, although I was known more for my patience at the plate than my bat, finishing my career with over 1800 walks. I did hit three world series homers, though.

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Postby chuckr37 » Mon Jun 03, 2002 10:09 pm

I admit I got a clue to this answer watching a game the other day, but I think we are talking about former big red machiner now sportscaster Joe Morgan.
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Postby Arlo » Tue Jun 04, 2002 6:01 am

Doesn't matter where the inspiration came from (would've been awfully amusing if someone had figured out the HoJo question by driving by one... :-D ) - you got it!
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Postby EugeneStyles » Tue Jun 04, 2002 10:58 am

Man... I had just thought about this question the other day when I saw Joe Morgan's name next to the number 1800 and the word walks. But then my mind moved on. ;-) Good job, chuck.

As for the HoJo question... that's why I resisted the urge to give my final hint... After about a week or two more, I would have mentioned that he once jokingly told an umpire who called him out on strikes that "you can't stay at my hotels anymore." I figured that woulda given it away pretty quickly.
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