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Spotting Jim Leyland at the gym, and what it must be like to be famous on a daily basis

“So, I says to him, Skipper, I says (everyone calls him Skipper), ‘how they lookin’ this year? What do you think?’ And he says to me, he says, ‘Pally, they’re going all the way.’” 206 more words

Mixed Reaction For Bonds In Pittsburgh Homecoming

WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Barry Bonds spent a portion of Monday morning driving around Pittsburgh, marveling at the changes he’s seen in the city since baseball’s career home run king bolted for San Francisco more than two decades ago. 505 more words

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Colin Dunlap: Leyland And Bonds Together Again

Better late than never.

Indeed, the press conference with Barry Bonds and Jim Leyland before Monday’s Opening Day celebration was delayed, getting started about 20 minutes behind schedule. 675 more words

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Jhonny Peralta's Big Spring Moment, Times Two

Yes, it was just a spring training game. No, it doesn’t count for anything.

Still, Jhonny Peralta hitting a home run yesterday on the first pitch to him from his former team, the Detroit Tigers, was pretty cool. 476 more words

2014 Cardinals

A Carlisle native (1992)

Sid Bream played for the Braves (in Atlanta) from 1991 to 1993. He was born on August 3, 1960 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. He batted left and threw left. 306 more words

Atlanta Braves

Matt V.'s Grapefruit E-Mail

Last night I was diddling around on Facebook when I received this message from my friend, Matt V., who you may remember from a… 865 more words

Detroit Tigers