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Can you name the Major League Players since 1950 whose last name begin with the letter 'I'?

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2006-present. Rockies catcher hit a career-high 18 homers in 2008
1996-present. OF'er played 10 years with Seattle. Batted .304 in ’09 WS with Phils.
2010. Had 7.12 ERA in 34 games with Mets in MLB debut.
2007-08. Short-term Yankees reliever was MVP of Japan Central League in 2003 (20-5, 2.80)
1973. Michigan born, pitched three games for Tigers. Brother of next player.
1991, 93-95. 10-4 record in short stints with Mil., as a golfer, played in ’00 U.S. Amateur
2005-08. Starting 2B for White Sox in ’05 World Series.
1994. Ex-Astros farmhand who pitched 10 games for Cubs. Now a Cards minor league coach.
1986-98. Belted 206 HR's, career-high 30 with Texas a rookie. Led AL with 185 K's in ’86.
1987-90. Utility IF for Tor. and Atl. 62 AB's, 0 RBI's in career.
2010. Made MLB debut in Sept. with ChiSox. 0.00 ERA in five games.
2002-present. Third in NL in batting (.321) in 2010 and made first All-star team with Braves.
2001-present. 2009 All-star, batted .353 in ’06 WS for Detroit.
2006-present. Astros PH in 2011, batted career-high .297 in 2008 with Jays.
1994-95, 97. IF, OF who played 82 games with Dodgers. Currently a minor-league coach in Braves system.
1994-95. Had 31 AB's with Tigers, Twins in short MLB stint. 4th round pick of Tigers in ’87 draft from Ga. Inst. of Tech.
1987-93. Mets reliever with submarine delivery pitched 69 games in 1991 without a win or a save.
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1977-86. Had game-winning hit in controversial sixth game of 1985 WS. Played for KC, STL, Phil and SD.
1978-87. Ex Yankees farmhand was picked by Jays in expansion draft. Played entire career with Jays.
1997-2002. Came to Yanks from Japan with high expectations but had 7.09 ERA as a rook. 13-9 in 1998.
1981-82. Played 11 games with Royals. Led Sr. Pro. Baseball League with .374 avg. in 1989.
2008-09. Venezuelan had 29 AB's for Brewers in short-lived career.
1949-56. Hall of Famer. Mentored young Willie Mays while with Giants. Later worked in Commissioners office.
1990-92. First-round pick by Red Sox in ’85 secondary draft. 4-5, 5.71 ERA in 41 MLB games.
1980. Signed by Phils in ’75 at age 15. Had two hits in three AB's in only big-league season.
2002-05. Japan import had 36 wins in three years with LA. K'd 10 Cubs in MLB debut.
2006, 08-present. Giants backup 1B had 3-22-.266 stats in 2010.
1995-2009. Cards closer from 2000-08 after disappointing try as Mets starter in mid-90s.
1971, 74-83. First pick in 1970 draft by Padres, had best years with SF, incl. 27-89-.286 in ’79.
2007-present. Tampa's 2B in 2008 WS season, played with Pirates and A's in 2010.
1967. Cuban was long-time minor-leaguer who batted .269 for Twins at age 36 in only MLB year.
2002. Another Cuban with same name as above. Was 2-0. 4.55 ERA with Marlins.
2001-present. Dodgers SS in ’04 postseason. Had career-best 193 hits, .288 BA that year.
2004-present. Brother of above has been Angels IF last six years. 8-65-.300 in ’09.

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