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Once again, I thought I had seen everything until Baseball Prospectus released this hilarious gem recently. Apparently, posing for Playgirl was popular among major league baseball players in the 80’s.
Among those featured, none raised more eyebrows in the Boston area than Hall of Fame pitcher Dennis Eckerseley and Red Sox mainstay Jerry Remy.
The 80’s brought some great innovations in computer technology and a boom in the music industry. However, there were some concerning headlines in society such as the assassination of John Lennon, cocaine entering the United States and these photos that might make you cringe:
Ahh yes, you cant forget about the chest hair and the insanely short-shorts.
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