Monthly Archives: December 2012

5 Major League Baseball Managers on the Hot Seat Heading into the New Year – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report 5 Major League Baseball Managers on the Hot Seat Heading into the New YearBleacher ReportThere are very few Major League Baseball managers gifted with the privilege of job security. Major League Baseball's coaching carousel has been fully operational

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Predicting the 8 Most Brilliant Moves MLB Teams Will Make the Rest of the Winter – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report Predicting the 8 Most Brilliant Moves MLB Teams Will Make the Rest of the WinterBleacher ReportMost of the big names are off the board now, but the Major League Baseball hot stove is far from finished. Trades will

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Every MLB Team’s Player Most Thrilled to See the End of 2012 – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report Every MLB Team's Player Most Thrilled to See the End of 2012Bleacher ReportFor many players in MLB, they'll look back fondly at their performance and their experience. Others, however, just can't wait to erase some horrible memories. The

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Torii Hunter: Having an openly gay teammate would ‘be difficult and uncomfortable’ – Yahoo! Sports (blog)

Yahoo! Sports (blog) Torii Hunter: Having an openly gay teammate would 'be difficult and uncomfortable'Yahoo! Sports (blog)And it would be a divisive issue for any Major League Baseball team. Quoted by reporter Kevin Baxter of the Times in his Sunday

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One New Year’s Resolution for All 30 MLB Franchises in 2013 – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report One New Year's Resolution for All 30 MLB Franchises in 2013Bleacher ReportFor some teams, 2013 holds hopes of contending for a World Series title, but for other teams, their goals are much more modest as they find themselves

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The Most and Least Improved Teams of the 2013 MLB Offseason – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report The Most and Least Improved Teams of the 2013 MLB OffseasonBleacher Report… have going into camp. The hot stove has been turned down. Now it's time for fans to hope or fret over 2013. To help decide whether

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Marlins cite policy, would listen to offers for Stanton – MLB.com

Marlins cite policy, would listen to offers for StantonMLB.comMIAMI — Giancarlo Stanton is a force in the middle of the Miami Marlins' lineup. But like any player in the organization, the 23-year-old slugger is not considered untouchable. But that doesn't

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Why Pete Rose can’t crack Cooperstown – ESPN (blog)

Cincinnati.com Why Pete Rose can't crack CooperstownESPN (blog)This means that Rose is expressly forbidden from working within Major League Baseball. He does not have employment with the Cincinnati Reds, nor has he had his number officially retired by the team.

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Managing expectations: New skippers face various levels of pressure – SportingNews.com

Managing expectations: New skippers face various levels of pressureSportingNews.comOnly 30 men in the world can call themselves major league baseball managers, giving the position at least some sense of exclusivity. So when a job opens, candidates are grateful to be

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In ’12, Yanks’ Series dreams dashed by cold bats – MLB.com

MLB.com In '12, Yanks' Series dreams dashed by cold batsMLB.comNEW YORK — For better or worse, the 2012 Yankees will be remembered as a team that had its lineup go completely cold at the wrong time, and their disappointing showing

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