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Synonyms for centerfielder

the person who plays center field

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The Shane Victorino Foundation was established by MLB All-Star and Philadelphia Phillies centerfielder, Shane Victorino, and his wife, Melissa.
In terms of pure position to position players with 4 years of major league service time, Shane Victorino is the only other centerfielder in this year's class.
Once you're 'in', a lot of it takes care of itself,'' says Brian Menickella, a financial adviser in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, who works with professional athletes including Los Angeles Angels centerfielder Mike Trout.
Cast members of "The Walking Dead" cable television show and baseball centerfielder Mike Trout are among the current and yesteryear celebrities and sports stars, such as Elvis Presley, The Beatles and Babe Ruth, whose autographs are frequently forged, according to the latest "Most Dangerous Autographs" list compiled by PSA/DNA Authentication Services.
Beginning his 12-year career with the New York Mets in 1985, the centerfielder was a three-time all-star who finished second in the National League MVP voting in 1993.
The shortstop couldn't get there in time and the centerfielder had to run up to retrieve the ball that was almost dead in the grass at that point.
Had he been born 90 years later, Sunday might have played in the majors alongside noted centerfielder Rick Monday.
For example, in traditional statistic keeping, if a batter hits a line drive that forces the center-fielder to make a diving catch, the pitcher gets credited with an out, the batter gets blamed for the out and the centerfielder is neutral.
Andres Torres, San Francisco Giants' Centerfielder with Documentary Filmmaker Chusy Jardine
Readers can find contrasting examples of the indomitable human spirit in two excellent biographies: one is of Louis Zamperini (Unbroken), a prominent runner in the 1930's, a United States 1936 Olympic 5,000m contestor; the other tells of the 1951 to 1968 baseball Hall of Fame New York Yankee centerfielder, Mickey Mantle (The Last Boy).
Angels centerfielder Torii Hunter hopes the fans remember the contributions he and some former Twins teammates made over the years, not just in terms of their heroics on the field but also their efforts in bringing a new ballpark to the Twin Cities.
Having played nine years as a centerfielder in the majors, moving from the Cubs, to the Phillies, and finally to the Rangers, Glanville knows things.
Lenny Dykstra, former New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies centerfielder, filed for bankruptcy earlier this week following the foreclosure sale of his $18 million mansion.
With Los Angeles Angels centerfielder TORII HUNTER doing the city proud with every Gold Glove that he collects, Pine Bluff also can Lay claim to one of the game's greatest Lead-off hitters and its all-time base-stealer--RICKEY HENDERSON.
Two of these scholar-athletes--Oklahoma State University soccer midfielder Yolanda Odenyo and Northwestern University baseball centerfielder Kenneth Avila--were selected as Sports Scholars of the Year for best exemplifying the standards of scholarship, athleticism and humanitarianism.