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Borchard vs. Dunn: Power hitters supreme

Joe Borchard or Adam Dunn: Which power-hitting outfielder has the brightest future?

Originally Published: April 20, 2002
By John Sickels | Special to ESPN.com

I discovered this tidbit while researching my book about Bob Feller. The following excerpts come from the Des Moines Tribune of August 7, 1934. The article is titled "Passing of Ruth to Mean End of High Ball Salaries."

The fans will miss Babe Ruth next year but his brother ball tossers will miss him far more. For when the Babe passes, the high salaries for which he was responsible will pass with him. A major league official Tuesday said that the major league clubs already are planning drastic ...

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