Baseball Crank
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December 5, 2002
POLITICS/BASEBALL: Strom Thurmond's Birthday

Shoeless Joe Jackson fan Strom Thurmond turns 100 today. For a little perspective, check out the A's roster the year Thurmond was first elected to public office. Note the presence of Ty Cobb, Tris Speaker, and Eddie Collins. Cobb, in fact, hit .323 that year.

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