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Cardinals Purchase Outfielder/First Baseman Stephen Piscotty

ST. LOUIS (News release) – The St. Louis Cardinals announced Tuesday prior to their series opener with the Chicago White Sox that they have purchased outfielder/first baseman Stephen Piscotty from Memphis (AAA). 262 more words

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Cards Place Matt Adams on DL

St. Louis – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that first baseman Matt Adams (strained right quad) has been placed on the 15-day disabled list and that catcher Ed Easley has been recalled from Memphis (AAA). 107 more words

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Lambo Focused On Roster Spot

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – Last year, all eyes were on Andrew Lambo as he had an opportunity to become the Pirates’ everyday first baseman. Lambo struggled in Spring Training, and Travis Ishikawa ended up starting Opening Day at first base. 221 more words

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The Better Fantasy Baseball Pick: Jose Abreu or Anthony Rizzo?

Jose Abreu and Anthony Rizzo have so much in common you can expect comparisons all season long and beyond. Each first basemen and the biggest weapon on their respective teams which both happen to play in Chicago, Abreu and Rizzo are two players fantasy baseball owners can depend on in the 2015 season for some very similar reasons. 345 more words

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Fantasy Baseball Take on Joe Mauer

Minnesota Twins’ catcher turned first baseman Joe Mauer was once an early pick in fantasy baseball. It was a near guarantee he’d hit .320+ and have plenty of doubles to supplement his sometimes limited power. 344 more words

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Hosmer snubbed by MLB Network's top 10 first baseman

Despite winning back-to-back Gold Gloves in the American League, KC Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer was not included in MLB Network’s Thursday night edition of “Top Ten Right Now”. 77 more words

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Mojo, first baseman

The little guy has taken to bringing me his purple fluff ball for us to play with. He arrives purring like crazy around the fluff in his mouth, puts it down in front of me and looks at me expectantly. 168 more words