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Subject: Sorry it really annoys me that all of the obit headlines call him a "Red Sox" icon or legend. He played 7 seasons for the Cubs winning a batting title, and 8 for the Dodgers. How do the Red Sox own him at 3+ seasons?


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Date Posted: Tuesday, May 28, 03:45:53am
In reply to: Dies at 69 's message, "Former Boston Red Sox Player Bill Buckner" on Monday, May 27, 11:13:15am

He didn't even crack .300 playing for the Red Sox

https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/b/bucknbi01.shtml

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Because the lasting (and unfair) image of him for committing that error in the 198 WSHe wasn;t the only screwup that inningTuesday, May 28, 11:19:29am
You are correct (NT)Buckner's best years were with the CubsTuesday, May 28, 12:59:03pm


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