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Livan Hernandez (1995)

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Hernandez, half-brother of Orlando "El Duque" Hernandez, made his mark in his rookie year as the MVP of the 1997 World Series. Currently signed to a minor league deal with the Astros, Hernandez has racked up 3,121.2 innings in 16 seasons.