Baseball — Florida Marlins

Jerry Browne

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Jerry Browne

Biography Jerome Austin "The Governor" Browne (born February 13, 1966)  was a solid hitter and fielder during his 10-year M.L. career. He signed as a free agent by the Texas Rangers and scout Orlando Gomez. Nicknamed "The Governor" after California's Jerry Brown, Browne was a diminutive but athletic second baseman, signed as a teenager out of the Virgin Islands. He showed good plate discipline in the lower minors, being a Carolina League All-Star in 1985, where he hit .267 with 69 runs and 24 SB in 122 games. He moved directly from AA ball to the Rangers' starting lineup in...

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Henry Rodriguez (OF)

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Henry Rodriguez (OF)

Biography Henry Anderson Rodríguez Lorenzo (born November 8, 1967) is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder who played for the Montreal Expos, Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Yankees, and Florida Marlins from 1992 to 2002. Rodríguez was a member of the 1996 National League (NL) All-Star team as a member of the Expos, hitting a career high 36 home runs that year; which was the Expos team record at the time. He was voted the Montreal Expos Player of the Year in 1996. Rodríguez was a key player on the Cubs 1998 Wild Card winning team, and...

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Geronimo Berroa

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Geronimo Berroa

Biography Gerónimo Emiliano Berroa (born March 18, 1965) is a former professional baseball outfielder. He played for nine Major League Baseball teams from 1989 to 2000, and also played one season in the Korea Baseball Organization in 2002. Signed by the Toronto Blue Jays as an amateur free agent in 1983, he worked his way through the minor leagues. After the 1988 season, he was picked up by the Atlanta Braves in the rule 5 draft. He made his major league debut on April 5, 1989. He spent 1989 and a small amount of 1990 with the Braves, and spend...

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Danny Bautista

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Danny Bautista

Biography Daniel Bautista Alcántara (born May 24, 1972 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) baseball outfielder. He is more commonly known as Danny Bautista. Bautista was signed by the Detroit Tigers in 1989. In 1993, he joined the major leagues with the Tigers. Although he hit for an average of .331 his first season as a Tiger, his power numbers there were not spectacular, and his batting average as a member of the Tigers decreased considerably over the next four seasons. In 1996, he was traded to the Atlanta Braves. He played three seasons...

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Billy Koch

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Billy Koch

Biography William (Billy) Koch (born December 14, 1974) is a former Major League Baseball relief pitcher. He entered the majors with the Toronto Blue Jays and most recently pitched for the Florida Marlins in 2004. Baseball careerKoch played college baseball for Clemson University from 1994 to 1996. He was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1996 amateur draft and made his debut in 1999. He made an instant impression by regularly registering 100 MPH on radar guns. He was groomed for the role of closer, and had mixed success at the role...

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