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 New York Yankees Stars : Bernie Williams
Bernabé "Bernie" Williams Figueroa was born on 13
Williams was one of the leading outfielders of the late 1990s.
Williams always represented brilliance and poise both on and off the baseball field who became the Yankees most-wanted and most-popular latter-day stars.
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 Bernie Williams | BaseballLibrary.com
Williams quickly developed a reputation as the jewel of the Yankees farm system, a multi-talented player who was destined for stardom.
Although Williams continued to reverse his early post-season success with three subpar series (his lone hit in sixteen World Series at bats was a two-run homer in Game Two) the Yankees went 11-2 in the post-season, including a four-game World Series sweep of San Diego to win their 24th Championship.
Williams' home run was made possible when 12-year-old Jeffrey Maier reaches over the left field fence in the 8th inning, interfering with a ball hit by Derek Jeter.
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 Bernie Williams Jerseys - New York Yankees Jersey
Bernie became the all-time leader for postseason HR after hitting his 19th in Game 3 of the 2003 World Series.
Bernie won four straight AL Gold Gloves for outfield (1997-2000).
Bernie won the 1996 ALCS MVP behind a.474 BA (9-19), 2 HR, 6 RBI, 6 Runs and 5 Walks in the Yankees' 5-game victory over the Orioles.
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 Bernie Williams Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Bernie Williams was born on Friday, September 13, 1968, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Williams was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on July 7, 1991, with the New York Yankees.
His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Bernie Williams baseball stats page.
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 Born to be a Bomber Sports Illustrated October 1996
Throughout the Kalamazoo, Mich., home of Charles and Dorothy Jeter are childhood photographs of their son wearing a Yankees cap or a Yankees jacket or a jersey emblazoned with the interlocking N and Y. When Derek was a kid, two of his most prized possessions were a gold Yankees medallion and a blue Yankees windbreaker.
While Bernie Williams has bashful brown eyes that avert when a compliment is paid him, Jeter has James Dean eyes narrow and cool—dangerous eyes for a shy bachelor in the big, bold city.
Coincidentally, Munson, who was drafted in 1968, had been the last first-round pick of the Yankees to play regularly for the team.
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 RotoTimes.com - Bernie Williams - Fantasy Baseball Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Bernie Williams was not in the lineup for the second straight game Thursday, but manager Joe Torre said his right calf injury isn't a factor, according to Newsday.
Bernie Williams was given a day off on Tuesday to rest.
Bernie Williams was benched on Saturday in favor of rookie Kevin Thompson, according to the AP.
www.rototimes.com /mlb/player/251   (261 words)

  
 Formula One Motor Racing FAQ (modified 3/14/97), Part 1/2
Williams suffered from mechanical problems and in July 88 a three year deal was signed with Renault for their new V10 engine.
Williams was dominant again in 96 with Hill and Villeneuve finishing 1st and 2nd in the driver's championship and thereby securing the constructor's championship with ease.
Williams was reportedly very impressed by Frentzen's loyalty and at some point, exactly when remains unclear, he was signed to drive for Williams in 1997 replacing world champion Damon Hill.
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 FOX Sports: Bernie Williams - Scouting
Still, Williams is selective at the plate, producing impressive walk rates his entire career.
Injuries and age have forced Williams to play an even deeper center field.
Williams also knows his limitations on the bases, and no longer tries to stretch the double into a triple.
msn.foxsports.com /mlb/playerScouting?categoryId=85250   (238 words)

  
 Bernie Williams Baseball Card Auction (Unlisted Star)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The AL batting champ was the only player in the circuit to win both a Gold Glove (his second straight) and a Silver Slugger Award.
- In 1998, Williams not only broke out with an average that was the best in his career, but one that was the best in the AL for the season, making him the first AL switch hitter in 16 years to win the Junior Circuit batting title.
However, his average wasn't the only aspect of his game that shined last season, as he continued to score, notching 100 runs for the 3rd straight year and also turning in his third consecutive 20-homer campaign.
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 Bernie Williams Biography | Sports Stars
Bernie Williams had a decision to make as a child growing up in Puerto Rico.
He grew up in San Juan, Puerto Rico and was the eldest son of a merchant marine, Bernabe Williams Sr., and a high school principal, Rufina Williams.
Williams learned to play guitar at the age of eight.
www.bookrags.com /biography/bernie-williams-spo   (203 words)

  
 NYYFans.com - Baseball Inferno - New York Yankees Coverage
There is no truth to the rumor that Bernie Williams gestured to right center field with a 2-1 count in Sunday's ninth inning.
Williams may seem an unlikely hero in the Big Apple, on the best team in baseball history, with the greatest tradition, in the entertainment capital of the world.
Joe Torre had appointed Bernie Williams Manager for the season's last game, while Gary Sheffield and Alex Rodriguez were given the day off.
www.nyyfans.com /article/8580   (1261 words)

  
 IGN Boards - Is Jeff Kent a HOF'er?
Moreover, whether he deserved them or not, Bernie won 4 gold gloves and was a very good defensive outfielder in his prime.
Not to mention Bernie Williams is as classy of a player as there is in baseball (who has also spent his entire career with one team, a rarity this day in age) while Kent has always been known as something of a prick.
Because Kent is a 2B and Bernie is a CF...
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 Bernie Williams | The BASEBALL Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
A long-legged, switch-hitting center fielder, Bernie Williams won the 1999 American League batting title.
Williams battled nagging knee problems during the last 5-6 years of his career.
Williams has never had any glaring weaknesses, and in those areas where he needed to improve as a young player (power, patience, and cutting down his strikeouts), he has.
www.thebaseballpage.com /players/willibe02.php   (295 words)

  
 Newletter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Born in San German, Puerto Rico, reared in the South Bronx and currently living in Los Angeles, Luis Antonio Ramos, in his 30 years as an actor, has never forgotten his Puerto Rican roots.
Flushing, NY- He would play 18 seasons in the major leagues yet in 1968, his 1st season with the Pirates, Al Oliver would meet the "Great One" and his relationship with this extraordinary human being would never be the same.
From his hometown in Portsmouth, Ohio, Oliver shares his thoughts on meeting Roberto Clemente, playing CF along side two Hall of Famers, experiencing the death of his parents, teammates, and what would he say to Clemente if he were still alive today.
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 USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Among the Indians' many shortcomings in 2006, one of the most crucial was their inability to catch the ball.
Weaver stymied Detroit for eight innings Friday night and MVP David Eckstein drove in the winning run with a one-out groundout in the fourth inning to lead St. Louis to a 4-2 win over the Tigers and victory in the 2006 World Series.
Williams said after the season that he wasn't sure whether he wanted to continue his career or retire.
www.usatoday.com /sports/baseball/alnotes.htm   (10590 words)

  
 Bernie Williams Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
BAL 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 2 RBI, 0 SB Born September 13, 1968 in San Juan, P.R. Signed by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1985.
Bernie is one of just seven Yankees to play at least 16 seasons in the Bronx.
View Bernie Williams's uniforms at Dressed to the Nines
www.baseball-reference.com /w/willibe02.shtml   (708 words)

  
 How About Them Yankees?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Bernie Williams' 10th career grand slam has put him fourth on the Yankee's all-time grand slam list.
Born: June 19, 1903 in New York City.
Born September 10, 1934 in Hibbing, MN Died December 14, 1985 in Houston, TX Bats Left
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 SportingNews.com Blogs
Killefer, took over late in the 1921 season as manager, and was the Cubs back-up catcher for the 1920 and 1921 seasons, as well as the starting catcher for 1918 (Cubs last Pennant) and 1919 seasons.
Bernie's all-time playoff ranks include: 1st - Runs (83), 2nd - Hits (128.), 1st - 2B (29), 1st - HR (22), 1st - RBI (80), 2nd - Walks (71), 1st - Times on Bases (202).
Bernie Williams crushed a 2-out, 2-run home run over the right field seats to give Puerto Rico the lead 2-0 in the top of the 2nd.
www.sportingnews.com /blog/bernieclemente/page2   (6724 words)

  
 Quaker Agitator
Seems to me we've given "them" a battlefield upon which to fight us, and provided "them" with an unlimited supply of fighters with which to do it.
Ann Richards had what my grandpop used to call, in describing a certain kind of baseball player, "the pepper." We will miss her, especially these days, when we need more folks like her.
Happy birthday to Bernie Williams, born September 13, 1968.
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 Players Born in District of Columbia - Basketball-Reference.com
Players Born in District of Columbia - Basketball-Reference.com
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Birth Date Birth City +---------------------+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+----+----+----+-----------+---------------+ Johnny Austin 1968
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