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Old 05-17-2019, 01:53 AM
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Originally Posted by LITTLE NELL View Post
Hated to omit my all time favorite player but while Nellie was the best second baseman of his time he was not one of the best players I've ever seen.
That's why I didn't post my list. When I got to five and hadn't included Nellie, I couldn't bring myself to hit the "submit reply" button. He was my favorite of all time, but among the best five baseball players I had seen? No.
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