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December Moments

Updated: October 18, 2005, 6:41 PM ET

December 1 Baseball 1924: St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Rogers Hornsby bats .424, the highest mark recorded in the 20th century, and doesn't even win the National League MVP. The award goes to Brooklyn right-hander Dazzy Vance, who leads the National League in wins (28, against just six losses), earned run average (2.16), complete games (30) and strikeouts (262).

Vance receives 74 of the possible 80 points from the eight sportswriters (one from each National League ...

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