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"He looked like he drank a six pack, then went in the backyard and came up with a batting stance. But he made a pretty good career out of hitting funny."
-- Hurdle on Craig Counsell, who turned an unorthodox batting stance into a 16-season Major League career that ended in 2011

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View Full Game Coverage "He looked like he drank a six pack, then went in the backyard and came up with a batting stance. But he made a pretty good career out of hitting funny."
-- Hurdle on Craig Counsell, who turned an unorthodox batting stance into a 16-season Major League career that ended in 2011

Steven Petrella is an associate reporter for MLB.com.

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