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Is It Feasible To Be A Regular 2-Way Player In MLB? Cubs' Jake Arrieta Doesn't Think So

(CBS) The recently completed 2017 amateur draft brought with it an intriguing subplot.

A couple of two-way players — those who can pitch one day and regularly be a position player on others days — were selected early in the first round: Notre Dame High (Calif.) right-hander/shortstop Hunter Greene at No. 468 more words

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The Bernstein Brief: And Now, The Nationals

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) To say there are no defining games in a Major League Baseball season is just another way of illustrating that all of them are, in the sense that performance over the 162 defines the quality of a team. 363 more words

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The Bernstein Brief: Bulls In New Territory

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) Finally recognizing they were never going to win a title with Jimmy Butler as their best player, the Bulls chose to hit the reset button… 302 more words

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Bernstein: It's OK To Call The Marian Hossa Move What It Is

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) You probably noticed the divergent coverage of the announcement early Wednesday morning that Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa will miss the 2017-’18 season with a skin condition and reaction to medication, which will necessitate a move to the long-term injured reserve. 340 more words

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Bernstein: Jimmy Butler, Bulls Are Internally Conflicted

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) Pick whatever rumored destination you want for Bulls wing Jimmy Butler from any the trade scenarios that arrived in a flurry of Monday afternoon tweets from national reporters. 529 more words

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The Bernstein Brief: Easy U.S. Open Not The Same Product

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) It’s not to take anything away from a deserving winner, but that felt nothing like a U.S. Open. 207 more words

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Bernstein: What Does John Fox Know That We Don't?

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) He’s super-secretive by nature, so I’m thinking coach John Fox has some kind of special, proprietary knowledge of just how good the Bears are now. 215 more words

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