30 Seasons on City Island: The MVPs – Matt Stairs

This content was originally found in Issue No. 4 of this year’s Senators Program

Matt Stairs (1991)

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• Clubbed 53 extra-base hits (30 doubles, 10 triples, and 13 home runs) and also stole 23 bases

• Led the Eastern League in batting average (.333) and hits (161)

• Beat Jim Thome and J.T. Snow for the top honor

• Holds the record for most pinch-hit home runs in Major League history with 23

• “Coming to the ballpark with all that energy, you’d just feed off the fans. It was a beautiful ballpark. The mayflies. Just a lot of good things [to remember].” – Stairs, PennLive (June 22, 2013)

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