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Tale of the Tape: Yovani, Big Sexy and the Rocket

Updated: June 23, 2007, 12:03 PM ET
By Tom Herrera | Special to ESPN.com

• Whether you like to call him "Big Puma" or "Fat Elvis", the lack of pop in Lance Berkman's bat isn't going to be remedied by eating a peanut butter and banana sandwich. Berkman's being thrown off-kilter by off-speed pitches; he's out in front of changeups frequently, getting his bat on top of the ball, and has hit the ball on the ground more as a result. He's displaying good plate patience and was starting to drive the ball deeper before his recent bout with the flu, so he's still likely ...

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