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Ernie Banks

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Barry Bonds

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Jimmie Foxx

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Ken Griffey Jr.

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Reggie Jackson

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Willie Mays

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Willie McCovey

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Eddie Murray

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David Ortiz

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Mel Ott

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Manny Ramirez

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Frank Robinson

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Babe Ruth

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