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Grote's Cubs Observations: 'Slump' Is A Forbidden Word In Clubhouse

By Mark Grote–

(CBS) The Cubs offense may be in a damaging “slump” right now, but that’s a forbidden word around the team’s clubhouse, according to assistant hitting coach Eric Hinske. 585 more words


A Look at the Rays Non-Roster Invites So far

In some of the Rays most successful years, non-roster invites have played an important role.    In 2008, Eric Hinske played a vital part in the Rays World Series run.   544 more words

Cubs announce 2015 coaching staff

Manager Rick Renteria’s 2015 staff has been finalized. (Photo by Stephen Green)

The Cubs announced their 2015 coaching staff Thursday, and it includes a few new faces as well as a member shifting roles in manager Rick Renteria’s crew. 823 more words

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Cubs Tab John Mallee As Their New Hitting Coach

(CBS) The Cubs have hired John Mallee as their new hitting coach, they announced Thursday afternoon.

The 45-year-old Mallee come to Chicago after two seasons in Houston, where he helped a young Astros team improve in the majority of their offensive metrics. 176 more words


Five World Series Facts

Every October the best team from the American League takes on the best team from the National League in a best of seven series known as the World Series. 438 more words

Facts And History

Worst Rookie of the Year Combinations Since 2000 Based on Career Statistics

In 1967 Tom Seaver and Rod Carew both won the Rookie of the Year in their respective leagues. Both eventually landed in the baseball Hall of Fame, making this one of the best Rookie of the Year combinations ever. 747 more words


Midseason Trades Made by Recent World Series Winning Teams

The trade deadline has passed with some teams making moves to drastically improve while others were unable to do a thing. I wonder though, is a deadline deal even necessary to win it all? 741 more words

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