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Pete Rose's uniform number retired

Unfortunately, the Cincinnati Reds were not the team that honored Pete Rose Tuesday night. Rather, it was the Florence Freedom, whose stadium sits less than 15 miles from the Reds’ Great American Ballpark. 37 more words


Where's The Bubble Wrap: Castro and Rizzo Sidelined

Well then, just when things were starting to look good on the first wave of prospects, we get 2 bouts of bad news in one day. 430 more words

Chicago Cubs

Tom 375 - September 2. 2014

Although he has been traded to the Oakland A’s, Adam Dunn can still be found on the front gate at U.S. Cellular Field.

For now.


Rangers Set Record For Players Used In MLB Season

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — This was not the kind of record-setting season Rangers manager Ron Washington envisioned.

When left-hander Derek Holland took the mound against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night, he became the 60th player that Texas has used this year, breaking a tie with three other teams for the most in a single season in major league history. 565 more words


Michael Sam & Me

I’ve never seen a football game.

Correction. I’ve never seen an entire football game.

When I was a kid, I watched about 2 minutes on TV. 286 more words


Rhapsody in Orange

I take my sense of belonging where I can get it, and this weekend it was a baseball game. I always feel a sense of triumph when I manage to attend one without decompensating, because I don’t do well with crowds and the physical challenges used to be too much for me. 706 more words


Gresham Football Coach Previews 2014 Season

The Gresham Gophers finished fourth in the Mt. Hood Conference last season. The league welcomes two tough newcomers in Oregon City and Clackamas. Still, head coach Todd Nagel believes his team will be in the top half of the conference. 365 more words