Originally Posted by RedlegJake
Members who have been here awhile know this has been hashed out many times but new members ARE new - let them have their go at it....but you guys might want to search the ORG archives before bringing this up once you get access there - it's been done many, many times.
I moved these posts from the 300/300 thread to stop the hijacking. New members - feel free to discuss your thoughts. The two camps shown in these first posts pretty much show the classic split.
Sorry it wasn't meant as a hijack but more to show that I don't think him breaking Rose's record is that great of an accomplishment to brag about for a #3 hitter. Rose was a leadoff or #2 hitter a great deal of the time, and it was his job to get on base.