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Darvish Still Available, Are The Rangers Interested?

There is less than a month before pitchers and catchers put on the Texas Rangers uniform and report for spring training to Surprise, Arizona. No doubt, there are plenty of questions surrounding the team going into the season. 437 more words

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Gene Clines - His New York Mets Career 1975

The Mets acquired outfielder Gene Clines from the Pittsburgh Pirates on October 22, 1974 in exchange for catcher Duffy Dyer. Clines made his Met debut as their 1975 Opening Day leftfielder and leadoff hitter; he went 0 for 3 with a walk as the Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1. 76 more words

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Stop Lying: You Loved Sammy Sosa

Baseball was back in Chicago last weekend, in a sort of way.  Last week was the annual Cubs Convention.  For those not familiar Cubs Convention is just what it sounds like, a three day festival of blue and ivy with grown men dragging their children around a hotel in downtown Chicago for the chance to meet Kerry Wood the 15th time. 727 more words

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Frustration, Fatigue, Fight

The last seven days have presented me with a labyrinth of obstacles.  I know my blog is filled with instances where I comment that staying busy is a key to burying the hurt and loss, but this past week strained that theory to the breaking point. 1,024 more words

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Fun Cards: "Baseball Immortals" Greg Maddux

Am I the only person in the world that believes the Cy Young Award should be renamed the Greg Maddux Award? The Mad Dog was an artful pitcher, relying more on finesse than fastballs. 41 more words

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Cubs to Add a Second Arizona Rookie League Team in 2018

By Todd Johnson

Over the winter, a New York-Penn League short-season affiliate became available. At that time, I thought it would be cool if the Cubs added another short-season team. 493 more words

By Todd Johnson

670 The Score To Broadcast 10 Cubs Games In Spring Training

(670 The Score) 670 The Score will carry 10 Cubs games in spring training.

The first broadcast on the 670 airwaves will be Feb. 24, when the Cubs host the Rangers at Sloan Park. 125 more words

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