Top seed Jackie Robinson faces four fellow Hall-of-Famers this season and one for-sure inductee, including Jesse Burkett, George Sisler, Earle Combs, Alex Rodriguez, and Carlton Fisk. Ruben Sierra and Mark Grace round out the league. Only the top four automatically advance.
Played as: Jackie Robinson
Full Name: Jack Roosevelt Robinson
The Dark Destroyer
The Colored Comet
Jackie the Robber
Played as: Jesse Burkett
Jesse Cail Burkett
Played as: George Sisler
George Harold Sisler
Gorgeous George, Gentleman George, The Picture Player
Played as: Earle Combs
Earle Bryan Combs
The Kentucky Colonel, The Kentucky Greyhound, Silver Fox
Played as: Alex Rodriguez
Alexander Enmanuel Rodriguez
Played as: Carlton Fisk
Carlton Ernest Fisk
Pudge, The Commander
Played as: Ruben Sierra
Ruben Angel (Garcia) Sierra
El Caballo, El Indio, Ruben Slam-wich, Big Rube, Village Idiot
Played as: Mark Grace
Mark Eugene Grace
Amazing, Gracie, Little Hurt
Jesse Burkett won his last two games while Jackie Robinson split his, leaving them in a tie for first place. Fellow Hall-of-Famers George Sisler and Earl Combs finished well enough to qualify for Round 5. A-Rod and Mark Grace join veteran second-chancers Ruben Sierra and Carlton Fisk in Round 4.
- George Sisler led all teams in batting average with .304 and Sisler3 topping the individual batters with a .350 average. His 226 hits also led the league and he had a 25 game hitting streak. Another Sisler made it 26.
- Rodriguez9 led the league with 34 HRs.
- Jesse Burkett had 22 hits in a 16-11 victory over Carlton Fisk.
- Mark Grace3 had a 3-HR game vs. Ruben Sierra in 12 innings.
None. There were 3 one-hitters.