Special Report

The Best Baseball Player From Every State

Grant Suneson

Montana: Dave McNally
> Team(s): Baltimore Orioles, Montreal Expos
> Position: Pitcher
> Career: 1962-1975
> Accolades: 3x All-Star, 2x World Series
> Also considered: John Lowenstein

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Nebraska: Bob Gibson
> Team(s): St. Louis Cardinals
> Position: Pitcher
> Career: 1959-1975
> Accolades: Hall of Fame, MVP, 2x Cy Young, 9x All-Star, 9x Gold Glove, 2x World Series MVP
> Also considered: Wade Boggs, Pete Alexander

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Nevada: Bryce Harper
> Team(s): Philadelphia Phillies, Washington Nationals
> Position: Outfielder
> Career: 2012-present
> Accolades: MVP, 6x All-Star, Silver Slugger
> Also considered: Barry Zito, Kris Bryant

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New Hampshire: Chris Carpenter
> Team(s): St. Louis Cardinals, Toronto Blue Jays
> Position: Pitcher
> Career: 1997-2012
> Accolades: Cy Young, 2x World Series, 3x All-Star, ERA Title
> Also considered: Red Rolfe

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New Jersey: Derek Jeter
> Team(s): New York Yankees
> Position: Shortstop
> Career: 1995-2014
> Accolades: 14x All-Star, 5x World Series, 5x Gold Glove
> Also considered: Mike Trout, Goose Goslin

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