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Ben and Sam discuss Bryce Harper's latest injury and their thoughts on when hustle becomes counterproductive.

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November 28, 2012 5:00 am

Pebble Hunting: The Year in Hustle

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Sam Miller

Determining what a hustle play looks like, and then watching the best ones.

Winfield's Dictionary defines hustle as 

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Ben and Sam slum it with a bunch of bad teams from baseball's underclass and speculate about which has the least hope of going all the way before 2022, then discuss Jimmy Rollins' benching and how much running out a popup really matters.

​Ben and Sam slum it  with a bunch of bad teams from baseball's underclass and speculate about which has the least hope of going all the way before 2022, then discuss Jimmy Rollins' benching and ​how much running out a popup really matters.

Episode 33​: "​The Least Likely Team to Win a World Series In the Next 10 Years/Does it Matter if Jimmy Rollins Jogs?"

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August 29, 2012 5:00 am

Pebble Hunting: Measuring Hustle

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Sam Miller

Hustle is usually a subjective term, but it doesn't have to be. Here's how we can decide who really runs hard.

First, an exercise. Get a piece of paper and a pen, or a pencil, or if you can’t find a pencil prick your finger and write with your blood. Or just type it somewhere, but don't get blood all over. Rank the following 10 players by how much you think they hustle:

Alcides Escobar
Jesus Montero
Mike Trout
Ben Revere
Starlin Castro
Shane Victorino
Shane Robinson
Jayson Werth
Josh Harrison
Jose Altuve










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