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Can you name the players who accumulated 5 or more WAR for teams who played in their birthplace city (current franchises only, see note)?

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TeamPlayerYears, Po. & WAR with Team; Career Years
Atlanta Braves (1966-2016)1966-1967 (OF), 6.9; (1961-1971, MLN-ATL/CIN/MON)
Atlanta Braves (1966-2016)1995-1996 (CF), 5.7; (1989-2005, MON/ATL/CLE/MIL/LAD/SFG)
Atlanta Braves (1966-2016)2005-2009,2016 (RF), 5.6; (2005-2016, ATL/NYM/TEX/KCR/SFG/SDP/PHI/ATL/MIA)
Boston Braves (1871-1952)1876-1888 (1B/MGR), 22.9; (1876-1890, BSN/WHS)
Boston Braves (1871-1952)1885,1892-1895 (OF), 7.4; (1884-1896, BOS/BSN/PHI/STL/BSN/BRO)*
Baltimore Orioles (Since 1954)1966-1970 (SP), 6.5; (1966-1972, BAL/SDP/CHC)
Brooklyn Dodgers (Brooklyn, 1884-1897; New York, 1898-1957)1893,1899-1902 (RF), 15.8; (1892-1910, NYG/BRO/BLN/BRO/NYY/NYG)*
Brooklyn Dodgers (Brooklyn, 1884-1897; New York, 1898-1957)1906-1910 (1B), 11.6; (1901-1910, WSH/NYY/BRO)
Chicago Cubs (Since 1876)1934-1955 (1B-OF), 34.6; (1934-1955, CHC)
Chicago Cubs (Since 1876)1921-1927 (SP), 10.6; (1921-1935, CHC/PHI/STL)
Chicago Cubs (Since 1876)1941-1942,1946-1949 (RP), 5.6; (1941-1949, CHC)
Chicago White Sox (since 1901)1918,1921-1929 (CF), 24.2; (1918-1929, CHW)
Chicago White Sox (since 1901)1981-1984 (DH), 7.1; (1970-1984, PHI/CHW)
Cincinnati Reds (since 1882)1963-1978,1984-1986 (OF-1B-3B-2B), 78.1; (1963-1986, CIN/PHI/MON/CIN)
Cincinnati Reds (since 1882)1986-2004 (SS), 70.4; (1986-2004, CIN)*
Cincinnati Reds (since 1882)1883-1891 (1B), 24.5; (1880-1891, CIN(1)/CIN(2))
Cincinnati Reds (since 1882)1904-1909 (2B), 16.5; (1904-1916, CIN/STL)**
Cincinnati Reds (since 1882)1978-1990 (2B), 11.0; (1978-1990, CIN)
Cincinnati Reds (since 1882)1904-1908 (C), 7.4; (1904-1911, CIN/NYG)
Cincinnati Reds (since 1882)2017-Active (2B), 6.5; (2013-Active, MIL/CIN)
Cincinnati Reds (since 1882)1959-1963 (RP-SP), 6.2; (1954-1963, CHC/STL/CIN/CHW)
Cincinnati Reds (since 1882)1977-1985,1987 (RP-SP), 5.0; (1977-1987, CIN/PHI/CIN)
Cleveland Indians (since 1901)1919-1928,1936 (SP), 38.0; (1919-1936, CLE/DET/NYG/NYY/CLE)
Cleveland Indians (since 1901)1901-1910 (3B), 35.0; (1899-1910, CHC/CLE)
Cleveland Indians (since 1901)1930-1936 (LF), 16.6; (1930-1944, CLE/SLB/BOS/BRO/WSH)
Cleveland Indians (since 1901)1941-1945 (SP), 6.5; (1938-1947, BOS/CLE/BOS/PIT)
Cleveland Indians (since 1901)1938-1944,1946 (2B), 5.1; (1938-1947, CLE/NYY/CHC)
Cleveland Indians (since 1901)1936,1938-1943 (SP), 5.0; (1936-1946, CLE/SLB/PHI)
Colorado Rockies (Denver, since 1993)2017-Active (SP), 11.6; (2017-Active, COL)
Detroit Tigers (since 1901)1939-1953 (SP), 61.2; (1939-1955, DET/CLE)*
Detroit Tigers (since 1901)1961,1963-1976 (C), 44.8; (1961-1976, DET)
Detroit Tigers (since 1901)1974-1979 (OF), 14.2; (1974-1982, DET/MON/CHW)
Detroit Tigers (since 1901)1985-1992 (SP), 13.1; (1973-1993, CAL/BOS/TEX/DET/NYM/NYY)
Detroit Tigers (since 1901)1945-1953 (SP), 10.1; (1945-1957, DET/CLE/BAL)
Detroit Tigers (since 1901)1946,1948-1954 (SP), 8.0; (1946-1955, DET/CHW/CLE/NYY/BAL)
Houston Astros (since 1962)2008-2011 (CF), 12.1; (2006-2016, PHI/HOU/ATL/CLE/ATL/ARI/BAL)
Houston Astros (since 1962)1979-1989 (SS), 9.9; (1975-1989, PIT/SEA/HOU)
Houston Astros (since 1962)2015-Active (RP), 5.8; (2012-Active, COL/ARI/HOU)
Kansas City Royals (since 1969)1986,1993-1994 (SP), 14.0; (1986-2003, KCR/NYM/TOR/KCR/TOR/NYY/BOS/NYM)
Kansas City Royals (since 1969)1973-1979 (RP), 5.6; (1970-1979, CLE/KCR)
Los Angeles Angels (Anaheim, since 1966)2010-2013 (1B/OF), 7.2; (2010-Active, LAA/ARI/SEA/BAL)
Los Angeles Dodgers (since 1958)1964-1975 (OF), 19.8; (1964-1977, LAD/STL/HOU/OAK)
Los Angeles Dodgers (since 1958)1991-1994,1995-1997 (CF), 15.0; (1981-1997, ATL/CLE/SFG/LAD/NYM/LAD)
Los Angeles Dodgers (since 1958)1964-1972 (SP), 12.1; (1964-1977, LAD/CAL/TEX/MIN/TOR)
Los Angeles Dodgers (since 1958)1981-1987 (CF), 8.5; (1977-1987, CAL/MIN/LAD)
Los Angeles Dodgers (since 1958)1989-1991,1997 (1B), 8.5; (1977-1997, BAL/LAD/NYM/CLE/BAL/ANA/LAD)*
Los Angeles Dodgers (since 1958)1958-1962 (OF), 8.0; (1947-1964, BRO-LAD/NYM/SFG)*
Los Angeles Dodgers (since 1958)1958-1963 (RP), 6.6; (1958-1968, LAD/DET/HOU/CAL)
Minnesota Twins (Minneapolis, since 1982)1982-1994 (1B), 38.6; (1981-1994, MIN)
New York Giants (1883-1957)1941-1943,1946-1949,1955 (LF-3B), 17.8; (1941-1955, NYG/BSN-MLN/PIT/NYG)
New York Giants (1883-1957)1916-1919 (3B-2B), 9.7; (1907-1919, CHC/NYG)
New York Giants (1883-1957)1896-1901,1903-1904 (C), 8.8; (1895-1908, BSN/LOU/NYG/BOS/NYG/STL/DET/WSH)
New York Giants (1883-1957)1922-1927 (SP), 7.3; (1918-1927, BSN/NYG/BSN)
New York Mets (since 1962)1976-1981,1986-1989 (OF-1B), 12.5; (1976-1989, NYM/TEX/NYY/PIT/NYM/TOR)
New York Mets (since 1962)1990-2001,2003-2004 (RP), 11.0; (1984-2005, CIN/NYM/HOU)
New York Mets (since 1962)1980-1986 (SP), 5.6; (1980-1987, NYM/CHC)
New York Mets (since 1962)1979-1982 (SP), 5.1; (1975-1984, SFG/STL/NYM/ATL)
New York Yankees (since 1903)1923-1939 (1B), 112.4; (1923-1939, NYY)*
New York Yankees (since 1903)1950,1953-1964 (SP), 56.9; (1950-1964, NYY)*
New York Yankees (since 1903)2004-2013,2015-2016 (3B-DH), 54.2; (1994-2016, SEA/TEX/NYY)
New York Yankees (since 1903)1941-1942,1946-1956 (SS), 40.8; (1941-1956, NYY)*
New York Yankees (since 1903)1921-1930 (SP), 36.2; (1918-1938, NYG/BOS/NYY/DET/PHA/BRO/NYG/PIT/BRO)*
New York Yankees (since 1903)1943-1950 (2B), 27.7; (1943-1952, NYY/SLB/CLE)
New York Yankees (since 1903)1948-1955 (SP), 18.4; (1944-1955, CHW/NYY/BAL)
New York Yankees (since 1903)1932,1934-1943,1946 (RP-SP), 13.1; (1932-1947, NYY/BOS)
New York Yankees (since 1903)1903-1909 (RF), 11.7; (1892-1910, NYG/BRO/BLN/BRO/NYY/NYG)*
New York Yankees (since 1903)2011-Active (RP), 11.6; (2011-Active, NYY)
New York Yankees (since 1903)1939-1943,1946 (SP), 8.7; (1939-1946, NYY)
New York Yankees (since 1903)1962-1969 (1B-CF), 7.4; (1962-1973, NYY/HOU/CHC/ATL)
Oakland Athletics (since 1968)1986-1992,1995 (SP), 18.9; (1978-1995, LAD/TEX/PHI/OAK/TOR/OAK)
Oakland Athletics (since 1968)1987-1995 (RP), 16.0; (1975-1998, CLE/BOS/CHC/OAK/STL/BOS)*
Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1954)1901-1911,1913-1917 (1B), 35.9; (1895-1917, NYG/PIT/LOU/WHS/PHA/CLE/PHA)
Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1954)1902-1913 (2B-RF), 35.3; (1900-1913, NYG/PHA)
Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1954)1918-1932 (3B-2B), 28.8; (1918-1939, PHA/CHW)
Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1954)1908-1917,1919-1920,1924 (CF), 22.9; (1908-1924, PHA/BOS/PHA/CHW/PHA)
Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1954)1902-1907 (SS), 8.3 (+3.4 with PHI); (1892-1907, BLN/PIT/STL/PHI/PHA)
Philadelphia Phillies (since 1883)1946-1956 (LF), 33.6; (1946-1959, PHI/STL/CIN/CHW)
Philadelphia Phillies (since 1883)1884-1897 (C), 24.9; (1884-1900, PHK/PHI/STL/CLV/BSN)
Philadelphia Phillies (since 1883)1934-1938 (SP), 10.2; (1934-1950, PHI/CIN/BSN)
Philadelphia Phillies (since 1883)1955-1961 (RP-SP), 5.7; (1955-1961, PHI)
Pittsburgh Pirates (since 1907)2009-2015 (2B), 16.5; (2009-Active, PIT/NYM/MIL/NYY/MIA)
Pittsburgh Pirates (since 1907)1951-1958 (3B-OF), 13.7; (1951-1966, PIT/CIN/CHC/MLN/NYM/PHI/HOU/MLN/CHC)
Pittsburgh Pirates (since 1907)1913-1917 (SP), 8.7; (1913-1924, PIT/BRO/NYY)
San Diego Padres (since 1969)2006-2010 (1B), 20.4 (2004-2018, TEX/SDP/BOS/LAD/NYM)
San Diego Padres (since 1969)1987-1989,1993-1994 (RP), 8.5; (1980-1997, PHI/SFG/SDP/KCR/ATL/PHI/SDP/MIL)
San Diego Padres (since 1969)1984-1986 (3B), 5.9; (1967-1988, MIN/CLE/NYY/SDP/ATL/MON)
San Francisco Giants (since 1958)1991-1994 (OF), 7.4; (1982-1999, STL/OAK/SFG/BOS/STL)
Seattle Mariners (since 1977)2000-2004 (1B), 17.1; (1989-2005, TOR/NYM/SEA/NYY/BOS)
Seattle Mariners (since 1977)1983-1988 (DH), 9.6; (1980-1990, KCR/MON/SEA/NYY/OAK/CLE)
St. Louis Browns (1902-1953)1916,1918-1925 (RF), 17.0; (1916-1927, SLB/WSH/BOS)
St. Louis Browns (1902-1953)1902-1905 (SP), 9.0; (1897-1906, STL/CLV/STL/SLB/WSH)
St. Louis Browns (1902-1953)1943-1945 (OF), 7.1; (1943-1945, SLB)
St. Louis Browns (1902-1953)1942-1946 (SP-RP), 5.9; (1935-1946, CIN/PHI/BRO/WSH/SLB/CHW)
St. Louis Cardinals (since 1882)1887-1889 (SP), 29.9; (1886-1897, KCN/STL/PIT/NYG/CIN/WHS)
St. Louis Cardinals (since 1882)1891-1896,1901 (SP), 15.8; (1891-1901, STL/CIN/STL)
St. Louis Cardinals (since 1882)1990-1995 (LF), 12.3; (1990-2001, STL/NYM/ARI/BOS/ATL)
St. Louis Cardinals (since 1882)1882-1887 (SS), 10.0; (1882-1889, STL/PHA/LOU)
St. Louis Cardinals (since 1882)1882-1886 (SP), 8.7; (1882-1887, STL/BAL/CIN)
St. Louis Cardinals (since 1882)1962-1970 (3B-RF), 7.8; (1962-1970, STL)
St. Louis Cardinals (since 1882)1897-1898,1899-1901 (SP), 7.1; (1897-1906, STL/CLV/STL/SLB/WSH)
St. Louis Cardinals (since 1882)1892-1893 (1B), 5.2; (1884-1897, SLM/WHS/TOL/BAL/STL/LOU)

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