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Big Game James?

Why is James Shields refered to as “Big Game James”? What big game has Shields ever pitched in that he has performed well? Every time he has a chance to live up to his iconic nickname, Shields ends up laying an egg. 177 more words

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Why Omar Minaya was one of the better Mets GMs

From 2005 until 2011 the Mets were under the control of General Manager Omar Minaya, who was famous for his presence in international markets and becoming the first Hispanic General Manager in baseball history as the GM of the Expos. 562 more words

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What To Watch For In Game 2

As last night proved, the 2014 Kansas City Royals are not unbeatable as they fell to San Francisco 7-1 to snap their streak of eight consecutive wins to begin the postseason. 359 more words

Baseball

A Word on World Series Rosters

Late October is always an intriguing part of the baseball season with seven-game series changing the commonly held roster construction norms. There are those teams who choose to carry a third catcher or extra infielder and those who choose to put a starter or another arm in the bullpen to fortify their back-end. 195 more words

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Giant Victory

Last night in Kansas City did not go as planned for the Royals. ┬áThe Giants came in to the city and showed the young-gun Royals and “Big Game” James Shields that experience does not matter in the World Series. 273 more words

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Let Me Explain...

It was fall 2010. I had just moved back to San Francisco from Los Angeles for a new exciting position at a cool little tech start-up and couldn’t have been happier. 1,420 more words

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Big day for a class act!!

Morgan Payne played his butt off.

Dude hustled every second of every day, every moment of every play.

Whether he was on the baseball diamond or the basketball court, the 2014 Coupeville High School grad, now a baseball player at Skagit Valley College, never backed down, never gave up on a play. 126 more words

CHS Wolves