The Prize: Starbucks Gift Card. It was the Yankee pitcher Bill Monbouquette who gave up that home run. When expansion came to the major leagues at the start of the 's most of the focus was on the National League where the New York Mets debuted and would go on to become the losing-est team in major league history. While the Mets were floundering in the NL, over in the AL the team representing the nation's capitol was holding court with equal risk. The fact would remain of the young players on those two rosters only two players, one from each team, would have much of a future as it were after the season.
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Dave Sisler 2. One problem: on sketchy Washington pitching staff, these two may have to be used as starters. Pete Daley, a. Gene Woodling, in left field, leads a short list of name players who should contribute moments of fine play. Woodling has a justified reputation as one of league's best clutch hitters. Dale Long will be at first base as much as his year-old legs let him.
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It began as it always begins, with a ritual which might be ridiculous if it were not so strangely exciting. The man, young for a President, old for a pitcher, shed his overcoat and picked up a new ball and glove. He examined both for a moment, as most men might, finally putting aside the glove. Then he reared back vigorously and hurled the ball over a bank of photographers and into the rear ranks of the players gathered before him. With this act, baseball began again in America.