In Major League Baseball there have always been great debates about star players from different teams. Some that immediately come to mind from the past are Joe DiMaggio or Ted Williams? Carlton Fisk or Thurman Munson? Hank Aaron or Willie Mays? Randy Johnson or Roger Clemens?
In this modern era we are in the players are bigger and stronger. There’s better nutrition, year round training, private instruction and so on. But the debate, no matter the era will always rage on, especially when two rivals like the Red Sox and the Yankees have arguably the two best second basemen in all of baseball.
While listening to MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM one day the two hosts, Mike Ferrin and Jim Duquette, said they would take Robinson Cano as their All-Star/MVP with Dustin Pedroia being second.
Being a lifelong Red Sox fan, I may be biased but Pedroia is my guy. Don’t get me wrong I’d take Cano too but if I had to pick it’s Pedey just as I would safely assume any Yankee fan would t...