Pablo Sandoval turned 33-years old over the weekend. Nicknamed the Kung Fu Panda by former teammate Barry Zito, Sandoval is a fun-loving, free-swinging player who is sure to always have a smile on his face. Born in Venezuela, Sandoval’s favorite player growing up was Omar Vizquel (who would later end up being his teammate) and he wanted to play shortstop like Vizquel. There was one problem though, Pablo was naturally left-hander. So at nine-years old, he taught himself how to throw right-handed. Pablo has had an up-and-down career. At times, he was one of the best, like when he hit…

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Sam Zimmer

A University of Oregon grad and Oklahoma native, Sam is a diehard baseball fan who has been lucky enough to attend games at 25 current MLB stadiums, all alongside his dad. He collects mainly baseball cards but also dabbles in SGA bobbleheads and poker chips from various casinos. His collections revolve around the San Francisco Giants, the New York Giants, his Oregon Ducks and any of his fellow Oklahomans. You can reach him by email and on Twitter.

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