1000 Words: Happy birthday Alfonso Soriano
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Cubs outfielder Alfonso Soriano turned 37 years old today. The slugger has been with the organization since 2007, where he’s enjoyed his fair share of success. Spending most of 2012 in the heart of the order, the righty hit .262 with 33 home runs and a career-high 108 RBI. He even received a few MVP votes for his solid play. In six years on the North Side, Soriano has hit .265/.320/.499 (AVG/OBP/SLG) with 164 home runs and 475 RBI.