Monthly Archives: December 2011

Rutgers takes second annual Pinstripe Bowl – MLB.com

Globe and Mail Rutgers takes second annual Pinstripe BowlMLB.comBy Spencer Fordin / MLB.com | 12/30/11 9:24 PM EST Rutgers and Iowa State met at Yankee Stadium on Friday for the second annual Pinstripe Bowl, a game that reconnects New York

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Tigers out to complete road they traveled in ’11 – DetroitTigers.com

Bleacher Report Tigers out to complete road they traveled in '11DetroitTigers.comBy Jason Beck / MLB.com | 12/30/11 11:00 AM EST DETROIT — The Tigers accomplished a lot in 2011, and their first division title in 24 years was just the

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Baseball’s game of the year – ESPN

ESPN Baseball's game of the yearESPNBefore the night of Oct. 27, you could have fueled a spirited debate with the directive, "Pick the best game of the 2011 Major League Baseball season." Philadelphia and Cincinnati hooked up in a 19-inning

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Will Chinese Baseball Make It to the Big Leagues? – TIME

Will Chinese Baseball Make It to the Big Leagues?TIME29, 2011 Students play catch during an inaugural ceremony at Major League Baseball's first professional-development center at Dongbeitang High School on Sept. 23, 2009, in Wuxi, China Eugene Hoshiko / AP The

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Boras and Fielder did not meet with Angelos on free agent tour – Baltimore Sun (blog)

Washington Times Boras and Fielder did not meet with Angelos on free agent tourBaltimore Sun (blog)By Dan Connolly In an attempt to market his top free-agent client to major league baseball's biggest decision-makers, renowned player representative Scott Boras took slugging

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Mueller, who played for New York Giants, dies – MLB.com

MLB.com Mueller, who played for New York Giants, diesMLB.comBy Joey Nowak / MLB.com | 12/30/11 6:43 PM EST Don Mueller (right, with Willie Mays and Duke Snider) led the big leagues in hits, with 212, in 1954. (AP) Don Mueller,

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Baseball remembers those it lost in 2011 – MLB.com

Baseball remembers those it lost in 2011MLB.comBy Tom Singer / MLB.com | 12/30/11 10:00 AM EST It was a year of many indelible memories, countless remarkable personal and club feats and far, far too many moments of silence. The baseball

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Kalish will miss start of 2012 season – MLB.com

Kalish will miss start of 2012 seasonMLB.comBy Ian Browne / MLB.com | 12/30/11 12:42 PM EST BOSTON — It turns out there was a reason Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington didn't mention Ryan Kalish a couple of days ago

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Andrew Bailey latest in A’s salary dump to force MLB’s hand – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Andrew Bailey latest in A's salary dump to force MLB's handUSA TODAYAll appearances are that they've simply given up trying to compete in the Oakland market and won't spend more than the bare minimum for players until Major

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King of the hill: Mo notches No. 602 in ’11 – MLB.com

MLB.com King of the hill: Mo notches No. 602 in '11MLB.comBy Bryan Hoch / MLB.com | 12/30/11 12:00 PM EST NEW YORK — The nasty cutter bores in on hitters like a buzzsaw, has littered shards of lumber across countless

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