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The Leftovers: Dodgeball's Greatest Redemption Story

One of my favourite goofy sports movies growing up was Vince Vaughn and Ben Stiller’s Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story. A battle between David and Goliath, fast-paced dodgeball action and an old-man drinking his own urine because it’s sterile and he likes the taste. 856 more words

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Free Agent Brett Lawrie Is Spending His Down Time Doing Backyard Trick Shots

This is the first summer Brett Lawrie hasn’t been on an MLB roster since 2011. Before that, he was on minor league rosters making his way up to the bigs. 185 more words


Your 2017 Toronto Blue Jays Preview

Folks,,, the 2017 baseball season is upon us and the Blue Jays are looking to make their 3rd straight postseason appearance.

For those of you who have never read my Jays work, it can be described as “half-assed” at best. 1,052 more words


Why a veteran player like Brett Lawrie would be released in March

The initial (over)reaction to the Chicago White Sox release of a relatively limited player with the known history of Brett Lawrie originates from the somewhat surprising nature of it, that he’s an “I recognize that guy” player, and that the club could have non-tendered him during the offseason and saved themselves the trouble of retaining him and then changing their minds. 1,155 more words

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White Sox: Club Cuts Ties with Brett Lawrie, Clearing Space for Youth Movement

GLENDALE, AZ – The Chicago White Sox announced on Friday afternoon that they requested waivers on often-injured second-baseman Brett Lawrie, for the purpose of releasing the 27-year-old. 666 more words

Brett Lawrie's baseball future uncertain after being released by Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox announced Friday that Brett Lawrie will be released when he clears unconditional waivers.

Lawrie, the 27-year-old infielder from Langley, B.C., was injured last season and played only 94 games. 281 more words


Levine: White Sox Release Brett Lawrie Amid His Injury Woes

By Bruce Levine–

GLENDALE, Ariz. — (CBS) With a history of injuries and missed games in the past, infielder Brett Lawrie was released by the White Sox on Friday. 294 more words