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Price Tag on an All-Star Infield

March 10, 2010 | 10:07 am



March 11, 1970, Billy Buckner
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March 10, 1970: How much would an all-star infield cost these days?

The Times' Ross Newhan heard what the Reds' assistant scouting director thought of young Dodgers Bill Buckner, Bill Grabarkewitz, Bobby Valentine and Bill Russell.


"I'll give $3-4 million for that infield," Rex Howen said.


What would $4 million get you on a baseball team now?

--Keith Thursby





 


March 10, 1970, Dodgers

 
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