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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


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


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

In defense of Jim Leyland


If those numbers were a batting average, those numbers would be awesome. A .403 average. Ted Williams kind of numbers. But, alas, those numbers are not from some kid trying to become the next Splendid Splinter. 927 more words

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Detroit Tigers Preview - 2014 MLB Baseball Season

The Detroit Tigers are embarking on one of their most important seasons in many years where even with the changes in the organization, for many people – its World Series or bust. 783 more words

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