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AL reliever award to be named after Rivera

Mariano Rivera’s legacy received some more added cache Wednesday with the announcement by Major League Baseball that from now on the American League Relief Pitcher of the Year Award will be named after him. 326 more words

Indians Game Information: April 5 vs. Minnesota


RHP Carlos Carrasco (0-0, —) vs. RHP Kyle Gibson (0-0, —)

Game #5/Home #2 » Saturday, April 5, 2014… 768 more words

Dennis Eckersley: 'This Whole Lineup Is About David Ortiz' (Video)

For the 10th time Monday afternoon, David Ortiz will take the field in a Boston Red Sox uniform on Opening Day.

The Sox’s season-opening tilt against the Baltimore Orioles will be Ortiz’s 12th overall as a designated hitter, tying him with Don Baylor for the most Opening Day starts as a DH. 66 more words

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Let’s honor superior athletic performance!

There comes a time in every man’s life where he ceases to be amazed by the trivial things … such as sunsets, or a fine bush of roses in the backyard patch, for example.   337 more words

Rookie / Prospect Card Six Pack #6

1933 Goudey Frank Frisch, 1981 Topps Keith Moreland, 1989 Topps Steve Avery, 1983 Fleer Howard Johnson, 1976 Topps Dennis Eckersley, 1987 Donruss The Rookies BJ Surhoff

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Opening the Bullpen Gate

Want to start a scissor fight? Put a baseball traditionalist and a sabrmetrical dude in a room and tell them to discuss the role of closer. 1,562 more words


Game of Numbers: #44-40

Welcome back to Game of Numbers, the segment in which we look at the best players to have ever worn every number in baseball.  The segment looks a little different in this edition — gone are the long, rambling player histories that were as hard to read as they were to write.   778 more words

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