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IVAN DIAZ
Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN
Puerto Rico
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10
Apr 2006*
NEED PLAYER CARDS
2006-04-30*
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Joe Brown
United States
Ofallon
Missouri
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King Agricola
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10
Nov 2010
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dhruvin desai
United States
Unspecified
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9
Jan 2003*
Owned
United States
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9
Dec 2008*
Owned
Mike James
United States
Columbia
Maryland
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The first man to raise a fist is the man who's run out of ideas
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Business! Mankind was my business. The common welfare was my business; charity, mercy, forbearance, and benevolence, were all my business. The dealings of my trade were but a drop of water in the comprehensive ocean of my business!
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9
Oct 2009*
Owned
J War
United States
Aston
Pennsylvania
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8.5
Nov 2011
Owned
Jason Locke
United States
Indianapolis
Indiana
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8.26
Aug 2015
79
Last play in ?
2015-08-18
Owned
Mike Hutchings
United States
Morris
Illinois
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8
Jul 2002*
Owned
john dormer
United States
huntingdon valley
pa
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8
Aug 2002*
Owned
Brian Oatman
United States
Woodland
California
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8
Apr 2003*
Owned
David Dawn
United States
Monroe
Michigan
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8
Mar 2006*
I have several editions of this game, from early '60's to the '70's.
2006-03-21*
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Paul Schwarzenbart
United States
Reedsburg
Wisconsin
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8
Dec 2008*
Rated for what it is, not what it is not. A fun introduction for kids into the sports gaming world, A friend and I turned this game into a framework for a massive overhaul many years ago, and turned it into a simulation, with pitching and fielding ratings which are absent from the game itself. If you like the Home Run derby at the all-star game, and you like collecting the cards and conducting drafts, you can have fun with the basic game. If you don't like those things, don't buy this game. Don't expect it to be Statis-Pro or Strat-o-Matic with spinners.
2008-12-22*
Owned
Rob Wilson
United States
Kentucky
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8
Oct 2010
Owned
Sam Peavy
United States
Americus
Georgia
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8
Dec 2014
Owned
Steve Roeland
United States
Wisconsin
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8
Dec 2013
Owned
Jaime Perron
United States
North Brookfield
Massachusetts
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8
Feb 2015
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Steven Bond
United States
Gulfport
Mississippi
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8
May 2014
I played tons of this as a kid, and ranks as one of my all time favorites. It's simple but loads of fun, especially if you keep track of statistics in a season type mode.
2014-11-23
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Eddy Bee
United States
Marin County
California
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7
Mar 2002*
Oh boy... this game totally ate up my life when I was a young kid! I ordered all the extra player discs, and made my own leagues, and kept meticulous stats (all by hand, mind you - no such thing as a PC or calculator back then!). The simulation of batting performance was quite good, but unfortunately, pitching and defensive abilities were not factored into the game. Great fun, though!
2002-03-31*
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Kerel Rennacker
United States
Sactown
California
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7
Dec 2002*
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Travis Eberle
United States
Kent
Washington
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7
Sep 2006*
A decent simulation of the national pastime. Of course, I'd rather play the real thing, but I'm not very good.
2006-09-14*
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Bill the Pill
United States
Oneonta
New York
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7
Sep 2006*
7 for nostalgia. Disks only about hitters; individual pitching and fielding don't count here.
2006-09-18*
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Darren Edwards
United Kingdom
London
London
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Publisher of cricket board game mindencricket.com
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7
Jan 2009*
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Vincent Costanzo
United States
Pennsburg
Pennsylvania
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7
Jan 2008*
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Matt Mitchell
United States
Palatine
Illinois
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7
Feb 2009*
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chris andrews
United States
Michigan
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7
Oct 2009*
My father and his brothers had multiple copies of this when they were younger, and their stories of playing together made me want to try the game. Very light game, but great for younger baseball fans that aren't ready for the complexity of Strat-o-Matic.
2009-10-09
Owned
J B
United States
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7
Sep 2011
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Matthew Harrison
United States
Cedar City
Utah
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7
May 2012
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Tom Weber
United States
Fort Wayne
Indiana
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7
Aug 2013
Good childhood memories.
2013-08-02
Owned
Bob McCleary
United States
N. Las Vegas
Nevada
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6.7
Sep 2006*
3/sets All-Star Baseball-1985 and 2/1989
2006-09-04*
Owned
For Trade
David Champagne
Canada
Unspecified
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6.5
May 2008*
Owned
Wesley Williams
United States
Melrose (Rensselaer County)
New York
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6.25
Sep 2014
Over 90% of this game's results come from spinning a spinner; the only real decisions come in drafting your team and replacing the players in the batting lineup as the game dictates. Despite it being more of a simulation of a baseball game than an actual outcome based on player decision-making, there is a bit of charm in there.
2014-09-28
Owned
Ron Pfeiffer
United States
Surfside Beach
South Carolina
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6
Jan 2003*
Pretty nice introduction to the game. The pitchers are not relevant but the hitter disks statistically do match their real counterparts. The game was fun in its time.
2003-01-25*
Owned
Damiano Zambelli
United States
Brembilla
Unspecified
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6
Jun 2003*
Owned
Bob Cowden
United States
Walnut Creek
CA
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6
Dec 2003*
Have a version from the late 1960s
2003-12-07*
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David Siskin
United States
Playa Del Rey
California
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6
Jul 2008*
I'm talking the Sports Illustrated version circa 1971. A simple system, but quite fun.
2005-03-07*
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Robert Kelsey
United States
kalamazoo
Michigan
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6
Aug 2005*
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Matt Regashus
United States
Wisconsin
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6
Jul 2005*
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Stephen Roney
United States
Ladera Ranch
California
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6
Mar 2007*
Several editions.

No pitching at all. But it was fun before I learned about APBA and the other baseball sims
2007-03-20*
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Fritz Schwartz
United States
Alameda
California
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6
Jul 2006*
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Shane Young
United States
Florida
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6
Jan 2007*
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Randy Wilburn
United States
New Alexandria
Pennsylvania
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6
Jan 2007*
I have never played this one, but I have heard that it is a fun game.
2007-01-07*
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Mr. Chris
United States
Ohio
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6
Aug 2007*
Old-time favorite. Disk generator on BGG
2007-08-01*
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Chuck Ledger
United States
Ohio
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6
Mar 2008*
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Michael Swanson
United States
Las Vegas
Nevada
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6
Nov 2008*
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Richard Partin
United States
Urbana
Illinois
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Oct 2008*
Not much I can add to others' comments: the disks render an accurate reflection of hitters' performances, and it's a good game for young kids who are learning the game. The strategy disks have added some complexity, too, but without pitchers being rated in order to affect the outcomes, the game ultimately comes up short. This game, published in 1941, was a real breakthrough in sports game design, and continues to have its enthusiasts today, many of whom have added their own variants. I have the 1989 version, which is fun to set up as a 3-D ballfield (not to mention photo-disks with the likes of Ryne Sandberg, young Barry Bonds, etc.
2011-10-31
Owned
Stephen Roney
United States
Ladera Ranch
California
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6
Oct 2009*
Owned
Doug Palmer
United States
Birmingham
Michigan
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6
Feb 2009*
No strategy. But a fun game from my past that helps introduce baseball to my 6 year old son
2010-08-05
Owned
Matt Quinn
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6
Jul 2012
Owned
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United States
Saint Louis
Missouri
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Any game (except Fireball Island) in my collection is for sale. Please geekmail me with reasonable offers.
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6
Sep 2009*
Owned
For Trade
Want To Play
Bill Jelinek
United States
Hilliard
Ohio
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6
Aug 2010
Owned

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