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Old 03-16-2005, 06:08 PM
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Posted By: Hal Lewis

Other than the United States, which country is the birthplace of the highest number of HOF members?

Canada?

Dominican Republic?

Cuba?

Puerto Rico?

Panama?

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Old 03-16-2005, 06:20 PM
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Posted By: Josh K.

I would say Puerto Rico. Originally I was going to guess the Dominican Reb. but then thought that players from the Dominican are a more recent development.

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Old 03-16-2005, 06:28 PM
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Posted By: Hal Lewis

Puerto Rico is incorrect.

Please try again.

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Cuba.

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Old 03-16-2005, 06:34 PM
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England?
I know theres 3,Harry Wright,Henry Chadwick and Tom Connolly

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Posted By: JimB

Being that Puerto Rico is part of the United States, it could not be correct.
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Old 03-16-2005, 06:49 PM
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Posted By: Judge Dred

Canada? - Fergie Jenkins

Dominican Republic? Juan Marichal

Cuba? Tony Perez, Martin Dihigo

Puerto Rico? Roberto Clemente, Orlando Cepeda,

Panama? Rod Carew

You can add the UK and there are a few from there but that wasn't a choice...

Lets keep adding to the list...

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Old 03-16-2005, 06:54 PM
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Posted By: Max Weder

From their web site

Name Birth City Country Elected As Pos
Luis Aparicio Maracaibo Venezuela Player SS
Rod Carew Gatun Panama Player 2B
Orlando Cepeda Ponce Puerto Rico Player 1B
Henry Chadwick Exeter England Pioneer/Executive
Roberto Clemente Carolina Puerto Rico Player RF
Tom Connolly Manchester England Umpire
Martin Dihigo Matanzas Cuba Negro Leaguer
Fergie Jenkins Chatham, Ontario Canada Player P
Juan Marichal Laguna Verde Dominican Republic Player P
Tony Perez Ciego De Avila Cuba Player 1B
Harry Wright Sheffield England Pioneer/Executive

http://www.baseballhalloffame.org/hofers_and_honorees/lists/usa_map/foreign_born.htm

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Old 03-16-2005, 06:58 PM
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Posted By: john/z28jd

Hal isnt the brightest guy so he probably worded the question wrong and he meant hall of fame players.Putting a question mark after each one doesnt disqualify England as being a choice because he put a smiley face after all those choices he was probably either hiding something(like he didnt know the answer) or he had a big bowl of ice cream

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Posted By: Max Weder

Aside from Hal's smiley face, I was just shocked to find out Jack Graney and Jeff Heath weren't in the Hall of Fame (not to mention more modern Canadian stalwarts Pete Ward, Reggie Cleveland and Kevin Reimer)

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