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  1. Core: What is it good for?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Athletics Nation

    ... (and Pablo Sandoval was signed as an International Free Agent at a young age) - 16%. Only one free agent ( Lance Berkman ) was signed right before winning the World Series. Of those were acquired via trade, only two had been acquired for the season ...

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  2. Berkman is a Christian heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    Let me introduce you to Lance Berkman - not for the career he had on the baseball field at Rice University or with the Houston Astros, St. Louis Cardinals or New York Yankees. No, I want to introduce you to the man Berkman has become since hanging up the leather.

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  3. MLB Bullets Has Found A Long-Lost TwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... be able to pitch effectively in 2016 with as little velocity as he has. After Craig Calcaterra criticized Lance Berkman for his comments about "persecution" and "tolerance," Berkman called him up and the two of them had a very pleasant chat about ...

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  4. Top Ten World Series (1975-Present): Part next-to-lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | AZ SnakePit

    ... made it 9-8, with two outs, the Rangers made the fateful decision to intentionally walk Albert Pujols and face Lance Berkman. Sure, Pujols was arguably the best hitter in the game, but his numbers against right handed pitchers weren't much better ...

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  5. On this day in 2011 the Cardinals won the NLCS - A Hunt and PeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Viva El Birdos

    ... playing it. The Cardinals struck first against Brewer pitcher Shaun Marcum , plating one on an RBI single from Lance Berkman. With two outs, David Freese (*makes DX sign with arms*), recently moved up to sixth in order, sent the first pitch he saw ...

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  6. 10 wildest sequences in postseason historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... in the ninth sent the game to extra innings. After Josh Hamilton homered for Texas in the top of the 10th, Lance Berkman singled home the tying run in the bottom half on a 2-2 pitch. With a walk-off homer in the 11th, Freese capped off the most ...

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  7. Texas teams so familiar with postseason heartbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | ESPN

    ... ninth with a two-out, two-run triple that just eluded Nelson Cruz . After Josh Hamilton put the Rangers ahead, Lance Berkman's two-out single in the 10th inning tied it. Freese won the game with a home run in the 11th inning. The Cardinals won Game ...

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  8. Bathroom Brawl Astros great joins gender battle over public toiletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Fox News

    Just as the Houston Astros are making their first post-season appearance in a decade, one of the franchise's all-time top players has made an ad blasting the city's mayor over a proposal headed for the November ballot that would allow transgender people to use the public restroom of their choice. Lance Berkman, who slugged 366 home runs for the Astros, Rangers, Cardinals and Yankees during a 15-year career, filmed a commercial for a political action committee working to defeat the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance when it comes up for a vote on Nov. 3. HERO would ban discrimination on a multitude of fronts, including sex, race, color and ethnicity.

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  9. Every MLB team's worst manager of the expansion eraRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... role of manager for the 1985 season and the Angels won 90 games. Why he's here: With a lineup that featured Lance Berkman, Carlos Lee, Michael Bourn and Hunter Pence and a rotation that included Roy Oswalt, Brett Myers, Wandy Rodriguez and Bud ...

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  10. In New Ad Campaign, Former Baseball Star Spreads Anti-Trans MythsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    Lance Berkman, former Houston Astros star and Texas native, has waded into the fight for LGBT protections, sharing his views in a new ad campaign this week. At the center of Berkman's concern is Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance , a nondiscrimination law similar to those on the books in cities across the country and the subject of an intense debate leading up to the November 3 vote.

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  11. Former Baseball Star Speaks Out Against Ordinance He Says Could Allow ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    Former Baseball Star Speaks Out Against Ordinance He Says Could Allow Men Access to Women's Restrooms - and the Backlash Has Been Brutal Former Major League Baseball star and World Series hero Lance Berkman has gotten behind a campaign to defeat Proposition 1 - Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance - over a concern that it would allow men access to women's bathrooms and boys access to girls' showers and locker rooms. Lance Berkman #17 of the Houston Astros bats against the San Diego Padres at Minute Maid Park on May 9, 2010 in Houston, Texas.

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  12. Milo Hamilton Called Some Of The Biggest Moments For The AstrosRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2015 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... The team had been down big. There were a couple of other big moments in the game, including a grand slam by Lance Berkman to get the team to within one in the eighth, and a game tying homer by notorious power hitter Brad Ausmus . But then both teams ...

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  13. No-hit masterpiece earns Fiers Al Pow nodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... when right-handed pitcher Roy Oswalt, third baseman Ty Wigginton , outfielder Carlos Lee and first baseman Lance Berkman (twice) all received National League Player of the Week honors. In recognition of his AL Player of the Week Award, Fiers will be ...

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  14. No-hit masterpiece earns Fiers Al Pow nodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Houston Astros

    ... when right-handed pitcher Roy Oswalt, third baseman Ty Wigginton , outfielder Carlos Lee and first baseman Lance Berkman (twice) all received National League Player of the Week honors. In recognition of his AL Player of the Week Award, Fiers will be ...

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  15. Members of Astros' 2005 World Series team reunite at Minute Maid ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    The camaraderie endures, however, 10 summers after Roy Oswalt, Hall of Famer Craig Biggio and Lance Berkman led the 2005 Astros to the franchise's first and only World Series appearance. The 2005 National League champion Astros reverted back to their younger personalities when they were honored Saturday at Minute Maid Park.

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  16. Reichardt headed to College Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    On June 29, former University of Wisconsin All-American outfielder Rick Reichardt will be enshrined in the College Baseball Hall of Fame in Lubbock, Texas. Joining Reichardt in the 2015 class of inductees will be Rice University outfielder-first baseman Lance Berkman and St. John's University southpaw Frank Viola.

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  17. Eagles bring in Berkman as head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    Lance Berkman, 38, of Houston, is shown in a Theories of High Level Performance class taught by Dr. Jimmy Disch Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, in Houston, Texas. Berkman, former Major League Baseball player with the Houston Astros, is back at Rice University attending class four days a week to complete a degree in kinesiology and help out with the baseball team.

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  18. The real story behind the now-infamous Astros tombstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... perennial contenders for division titles and wild card berths. Led by Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell -- later Lance Berkman -- the team was always in the hunt. When Roger Clemens and Andy Pettitte returned home and joined a rotation that already ...

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  19. The real story behind the now-infamous Astros tombstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... perennial contenders for division titles and wild card berths. Led by Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell -- later Lance Berkman -- the team was always in the hunt. When Roger Clemens and Andy Pettitte returned home and joined a rotation that already ...

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  20. Monday marks a memorable 10-year anniversary for the Astros' tombstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... (and no quitters in the bunch), this team is not done yet. It takes time to overcome the loss of Jeff Bagwell. Lance Berkman is mending. Craig Biggio and Morgan Ensberg provide sparks. Adam Everett is as classy a shortstop as Brad Ausmus is a ...

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