William Lance Berkman (born February 10, 1976), nicknamed "Big Puma", is a
former American ... In 2001, Berkman hit .331 (4th in the NL), posted a .430 On-
base percentage .... The Yankees ...
Jan 30, 2014 ... Lance Berkman confirms that his playing career is over. ... third in RBI, third in
walks, third in doubles, third in runs scored, fourth in games ... Richard Justice did
a better job than I ever could in relaying who Berkman really was off the field, so
be .... I leaned in close to that radio when he was up to bat as we...
Jan 30, 2014 ... Lance Berkman had his best years in Houston, but his most ... Lance Berkman
almost retired last January before signing a one-year, $10 million deal with the
Rangers. ... behind only Mickey Mantle, and fourth among switch-hitters in home
... Berkman grounded into a double play in that first at-bat and didn't ...
Oct 19, 2010 ... Rangers - Bats Blog ... Hamilton's fourth home run of the A.L.C.S., and second of
this game, gives Texas ... Berkman then hit a hard grounder to third base and
Young threw to second for the force out. ..... With Lance Berkman getting the nod
at designated hitter, Posada will be on pinch-hitting duty tonight.
2001 .331, 4th in NL. 2002 . ... 2006, 1.041, 3rd in NL. 2007 . ... September 1,
2013, Texas Rangers activated DH Lance Berkman from the 15-day disabled list.
Oct 28, 2011 ... Only baseball could have made that happen. For the record, the Cardinals' 10-9,
11-inning win over the Rangers in Game 6 of the ... Leaving aside the rarity of a
third-base pickoff, there's no perfect way to measure the ... Lance Berkman
reached first to start the bottom of the fourth on an error by Michael ...
MLB.com's Richard Justice looks back at Lance Berkman's impressive ... He
drove a Ford F-150 pickup and could quote both the Bible and Willie Nelson. ...
After a big hit one night, a TV guy asked if Berkman loved being at bat in the ninth
... for the Cardinals and Rangers, and he struggled with whether to continue his ...
Oct 28, 2011 ... The Cardinals will play the Texas Rangers in World Series Game ... Garcia is a
cool customer, sending a perfectly placed changeup past the swinging bat of
Beltre. ... Launch The Donkey: St. Louis Cardinals' Lance Berkman jogs back to
.... Bottom 4th: So Freese is now in scoring position with two outs, and ...
Apr 5, 2014 ... Hampered by injuries, including hip and knee issues, Berkman can retire ... at the
plate and he wound up going hitless in just 12 September at-bats. ... The
Rangers and Lance Berkman are trying to decide if they will wait ... but Ramos
returned to action on July 4th, sliding Suzuki back down the depth chart.
Oct 20, 2011 ... Rangers starter Wilson looks to ice Game 1 win ... 10:35, 7th inning: By the way,
that was Esteban German's first at-bat of the postseason. ... Ian Kinsler moves to
third on Josh Hamilton's long fly ball to center field, but he can't score ... 9:15, 4th
inning: Lance Berkman finally breaks the scoreless tie ...