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  1. Polanco set to be honored at Fiesta TigresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Detroit Tigers

    Placido Polanco spent 16 seasons in the Major Leagues with four teams. The Tigers were neither his longest stop nor his first , but they were his most memorable team.

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  2. Placido Polanco calls Detroit Tigers' Jose Iglesias the best shortstop in baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | MLive.com

    But Jose Iglesias, the Detroit Tigers' flashy, big-play making shortstop acquired from the Boston Red Sox in a 2013 trade, just might be the best. "I think Jose Iglesias is probably the best defensive shortstop in the league right now," Polanco said.

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  3. Phillies Seasons: 2004Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... 39 at-bats, five runs, five doubles, two long-balls, two walks, 13 strikeouts, and five RBIs. Second baseman Placido Polanco also spent a little time patrolling third base, batting .298 (150-for-503) with 74 runs, 21 doubles, 17 jacks, 39 ...

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  4. Phillies Seasons: 2002Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... cash, pitcher Doug Nickle, and regular third baseman Scott Rolen to the St. Louis Cardinals for infielder Placido Polanco and pitchers Mike Timlin and Bud Smith. Smith never put on a Phillies uniform. In terms of offense, the Phillies complied a ...

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  5. Philadelphia Daily News David Murphy columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... of Manny Ramirez or Milton Bradley or Pat Burrell. They would have been better off with Adrian Beltre than Placido Polanco, but they avoided something disastrous like Chone Figgins or Mark DeRosa. The greatest flaw of Ruben Amaro Jr.'s regime has ...

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  6. For Andy MacPhail, a game-changing version of money ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... of Manny Ramirez or Milton Bradley or Pat Burrell. They would have been better off with Adrian Beltre than Placido Polanco, but they avoided something disastrous like Chone Figgins or Mark DeRosa. The greatest flaw of Ruben Amaro Jr.'s regime has ...

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  7. No break in Werth's left wrist; status uncertainRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | Washington Nationals

    ... years. In 2012, he broke it while making a diving catch of a liner off the bat of then-Phillies infielder Placido Polanco and missed 12 weeks. Bill Ladson is a reporter for MLB.com and writes an MLBlog, All Nats All the Time . He also can be found ...

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  8. Phils give Asche reps in left field as Franco promotion nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Philadelphia Phillies

    ... so throwing him out there midseason could be a challenge. But it has happened before. The Phillies moved Placido Polanco to the outfield in 2005 after he spent his entire career in the infield. They did the same in 2013 with infielder Freddy Galvis ...

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  9. Where Are They Now? A Look at Tigers Players From the Past Part 3: 2005Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Bless You Boys

    ... Central and still in the doghouse. Offensively, the team had some good hitters, getting great seasons from Placido Polanco , Pudge Rodriguez, Brandon Inge , and Carlos Guillen . However, the starting rotation was flaming dog poop. Of the pitchers ...

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  10. My First Team: 2003 PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... was eight years old, how was I supposed to know the "H" was silent? (My mom likes to make fun of me because Placido Polanco wasn't the easiest name for a kid to pronounce either.) I was fortunate. Born in 1995, I didn't exactly understand what I was ...

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  11. Top Tigers countdown #60: Placido PolancoRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Bless You Boys

    ... the Tigers sent closer Ugueth Urbina and utility infielder Ramon Martinez to the Phillies for second baseman Placido Polanco . With the younger and cheaper Chase Utley emerging as a superior player, the Phillies had no use for the 29 year old ...

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