Monthly Archives: June 2011

Polls closed, attention turns to Selection Show – MLB.com

AZDiamondbacks.com Polls closed, attention turns to Selection ShowMLB.com"There was only anticipation," Tolstoy wrote, and that brings us to TBS at noon ET Sunday for the 2011 MLB All-Star Game Selection Show Presented by Taco Bell. Did Jose Reyes, Matt Kemp,

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Dodgers Said to Tell Baseball Monitor Not to Interfere – San Francisco Chronicle

USA Today Dodgers Said to Tell Baseball Monitor Not to InterfereSan Francisco ChronicleJune 30 (Bloomberg) — The Los Angeles Dodgers warned the monitor appointed by Major League Baseball to oversee the team not to interfere with its operations, saying in

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Fielder, Ortiz to captain home run derby teams – Wall Street Journal

Globe and Mail Fielder, Ortiz to captain home run derby teamsWall Street JournalMajor League Baseball announced on Thursday that Fielder of the Milwaukee Brewers was chosen as captain of the National League squad and Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox

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Helton aims to solidify Rockies’ legacy – FOXSports.com

Helton aims to solidify Rockies' legacyFOXSports.comTracy Ringolsby is a Hall of Fame baseball writer. He is in his 36th year covering Major League Baseball, is a co-founder of Baseball America, and is in his third year as pregame and postgame

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Rangers searching for consistency – ESPN

Rangers searching for consistencyESPNRichard Durrett and the ESPNDallas.com team have the inside scoop on the Rangers, the American League and Major League Baseball. Blog | ESPN Dallas The bullpen has garnered most of the attention with Feliz — who missed

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HBO documentary looks at Curt Flood and his battle against MLB in ‘The Curious … – New York Daily News

New York Daily News HBO documentary looks at Curt Flood and his battle against MLB in 'The Curious …New York Daily NewsA former St. Louis Cardinal in the 1950s and 1960s, Flood fought Major League Baseball when he was traded

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The NBA Lockout: Here’s What You Need to Know – The Atlantic

CBC.ca The NBA Lockout: Here's What You Need to KnowThe AtlanticThe players want the NBA to be more like Major League Baseball. The owners want the NBA to be more like the NFL. As if we didn't have enough labor

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Ray McNulty: A balanced schedule should be starting point of MLB realignment – TCPalm

Bay News 9 Ray McNulty: A balanced schedule should be starting point of MLB realignmentTCPalmIf the suits running Major League Baseball are serious about realignment and making changes to correct the obvious inequities in the game, they need to take

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Major League Baseball did not expect McCourt to file for bankruptcy – msnbc.com

USA Today Major League Baseball did not expect McCourt to file for bankruptcymsnbc.comI'ma bit surprised, however, that Major League Baseball didn't predict this, which is what is being reported in the LA Times: “Even last Wednesday, I thought the way

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Expect the Chicago Cubs to Be Sellers at MLB Trade Deadline – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report Expect the Chicago Cubs to Be Sellers at MLB Trade DeadlineBleacher ReportUltimately, it will be about July 31, the date of Major League Baseball's almighty trade deadline. Make no mistake, the Cubs are going to be making some

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