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Commissioner: Yankees have 'well-founded' case not to pay Rodriguez homer bonuses

NEW YORK — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he thinks the New York Yankees have grounds not to pay Alex Rodriguez a $6 million marketing bonus for tying Willie Mays for fourth place on the career home run list. 235 more words

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Sebastien Boucher took the long way but he's finally playing baseball at home again

As a youngster finding his way in the East Ottawa Vanier Little League, Sebastien Boucher already had such great baseball sense he could follow the fortunes of the Ottawa Lynx merely by sitting out on the front step of his Church Street home in Vanier and listening for the roar of the crowd. 808 more words

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Hal Lanier, a manager with a lifetime of baseball memories, guiding Ottawa Champions

Hal Lanier still has his first baseball uniform, one of those heat-seeking wool outfits with the letters “N E W  Y O R K” emblazoned across the chest. 1,849 more words

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Our First Professional Japanese Baseball Game

On Monday we went to see the Hanshin Tigers to host the Chunichi Dragons. The Dragons won 9-2, and the 44 year old player-coach for the Dragons, was 4-4 with a home run and double to lead them to victory. 566 more words

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