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Mark Grace Speaker Profile

Retired First Baseman for the Chicago Cubs

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Mark Grace Biography

MLB veteran, Mark Grace was born June 28, 1964 inWinston-Salem, North Carolina and is a former Major League Baseball player for16 seasons with the Chicago Cubs and Arizona Diamondbacks. His defensiveposition was first base. He batted left-handed and wore jersey number 17.

Grace was never a flashy power hitter, and was often overlooked on Cubs teamsthat included Ryne Sandberg, Andre Dawson and Sammy Sosa. However, Grace was aconsistent, steady hitter, compiling almost 2,500 hits and more than 500doubles during his 16-year career. He had a career on-base percentage of .383and collected four Gold Glove Awards.

Grace holds the distinction of collecting the most hits(1,754) in the decade of the 1990s. Currently Grace and Pete Rose are the onlymajor league baseball players to lead a decade in hits and not be in theBaseball Hall of Fame. Grace also had the most doubles in the 1990s with 364and the most sacrifice flies with 73.

On September 26, 2003, Grace announced his retirement from baseball. Hecontinues his involvement in the game as a television color commentator for theDiamondbacks and for Fox Saturday Baseball.


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