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Japan's White Russian Hurler

Author: John Berry


May/June 2012
Sports
Page 36   ( 8 pages)


Summary: There is not a single Russian-born player in the American Baseball Hall of Fame. Yet if the tide of history had flowed just a bit differently, Victor Starffin might well have ended up in Cooperstown alongside Ruth, Gehrig, Killebrew and Mays.


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