John Kruk

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  • John called the 2007 World Series sweep of the Colorado Rockies by the Red Sox on Baseball Tonight before the series.

  • When John was asked how he would change the game he replied with, "No mascots on the field. Shoot anything that looked like it escaped from 'Sesame Street'."

  • The title of John's book comes from a time when a woman told him he was too fat to be an athlete

  • John grew up across the street from Gary Howell in Keyser, West Virginia.

  • John's last career hit off the Orioles' Scott Erickson, July 30, 1995.

  • John Provided funding for improvements to little league baseball fields in his hometown of Keyser, West Virginia.

  • John was hit by a pitch only twice in his career.

  • John stands at 5'10 inches.

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