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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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
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
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
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