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THIRTY'S SOMETHING
ALBERT CHEN
July 02, 2012
In 2011, Giancarlo Stanton was one of four players 25 or younger to hit 30 home runs; his 34 led that group. Only one player from that age group (Carlos Gonzalez) reached 30 in 2010. The number of young 30-dinger sluggers is not what it was a decade ago—or even in '09.
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July 02, 2012

Thirty's Something

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In 2011, Giancarlo Stanton was one of four players 25 or younger to hit 30 home runs; his 34 led that group. Only one player from that age group (Carlos Gonzalez) reached 30 in 2010. The number of young 30-dinger sluggers is not what it was a decade ago—or even in '09.

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2000 LEADER

Troy Glaus 47

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2001 LEADER

Alex Rodriguez 52

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2002 LEADER

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