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A Midsummer Night's Conversation With Bill James about ... Maybe, Just Maybe, The Most Perfect Player Who Ever Did Live
JOE POSNANSKI
July 13, 2009
On the eve of the 2009 All-Star Game in the home city of Albert Pujols, the oracle of statistical analysis considers the St. Louis slugger's place in history
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July 13, 2009

A Midsummer Night's Conversation With Bill James About ... Maybe, Just Maybe, The Most Perfect Player Who Ever Did Live

On the eve of the 2009 All-Star Game in the home city of Albert Pujols, the oracle of statistical analysis considers the St. Louis slugger's place in history

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Anyway, that's the beautiful thing about baseball numbers: Sure, they can deceive and they can mislead and they may not tell the whole story. But they can also tell you when you are watching true greatness.

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