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Any player/Any era: Shoeless Joe Jackson

Posted: 23rd September 2010 by Graham Womack in Shoeless Joe

What he did: The man nicknamed Shoeless Joe is one of the all-time greats. Say what you will about his involvement in throwing the 1919 World Series, which cost him a spot in the Hall of Fame, but Jackson hit for average, fielded impeccably, and even ran the bases well, stealing at least 20 bases […]