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Aces

Updated: December 16, 2009, 11:11 AM ET
By ESPN Kids Writer

Every good baseball team has one. They're the players who can stop a losing streak, who can give their team a chance to win every time they take the mound. They make the other players around them better, and can be counted on to give their all in a big game. When the season is on the line, these are the guys you want to give the ball to.

They are known as the aces of a pitching staff. They are a team's best starting pitcher, athletes with the ability to completely shut down the opposing ...

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