Monthly Archives: April 2016

Baseball-Major League Baseball roundup – Yahoo Sports

Chicago Tribune Baseball-Major League Baseball roundupYahoo SportsApril 29 (The Sports Xchange) – Immediately following Thursday's victory against the Los Angeles Dodgers, it was announced that Miami Marlins leadoff man and second baseman Dee Gordon was suspended 80 games after testing

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Why Major League Baseball Teams Are Turning to Virtual Reality – Fortune

Fortune Why Major League Baseball Teams Are Turning to Virtual RealityFortuneIn total, there are 50,000 different pitches available from thousands of MLB players that are all pulled from the cloud into Eon Sports' “Project OPS” software for baseball players. “It's

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LETTER: Political correctness bludgeons free speech – Grand Forks Herald

LETTER: Political correctness bludgeons free speechGrand Forks HeraldMajor league baseball commentator Curt Schilling's firing by ESPN isn't the primary incentive for this letter. Whether you agree or disagree with Schilling's political perspective, the resulting debate ought to be driven by

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What Jose Abreu’s Story Reveals About Major League Baseball – WBEZ

WBEZ What Jose Abreu's Story Reveals About Major League BaseballWBEZChicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu, center (#79), celebrates his game-winning single with Melky Cabrera (53) and Adam Eaton (#1) against the Texas Rangers within a baseball game, Saturday, April

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Major League Baseball – The Village Green

Major League BaseballThe Village GreenIrvin died in Texas in January at the age of 96. Irvin was born in Alabama but grew up in Orange. Although a New York Daily News article says Irvin grew up in South Orange, all

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Should Major League Baseball Ban Shifts? – Yanks Go Yard

Yanks Go Yard Should Major League Baseball Ban Shifts?Yanks Go YardJust because Girardi said he wants shifts eliminated from baseball doesn't mean the Yankees will stop employing the shift while it's still legal. Despite Girardi's comments, the Yankees utilize the

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Wednesday’s Major League Baseball roundup – Dubuque Telegraph Herald

ESPN (blog) Wednesday's Major League Baseball roundupDubuque Telegraph HeraldJose Quintana (3-1) struck out a season-high 10 in six innings for Chicago, which leads the major leagues with five shutouts and is 10 games above .500 for the first time since

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Cities that deserve a Major League baseball expansion franchise – RTT News

RTT News Cities that deserve a Major League baseball expansion franchiseRTT NewsPrior to leaving for Washington, DC, the Expos drew millions of fans in Montreal despite lousy owners and an abysmal ballpark. MLB greats Randy Johnson, Larry Walker, Moisés Alou,

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Tigers outfielder Tyler Collins will not be suspended by Major League Baseball for directing an obscene gesture at … – Daily Journal

The Detroit News Tigers outfielder Tyler Collins will not be suspended by Major League Baseball for directing an obscene gesture at …Daily JournalDETROIT — Tigers outfielder Tyler Collins will not be suspended by Major League Baseball for directing an obscene

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Opinion: Major League Baseball has no choice but to expand to Cuba, Canada – MarketWatch

MarketWatch Opinion: Major League Baseball has no choice but to expand to Cuba, CanadaMarketWatchDuring a meeting with sports editors from the Associated Press last week, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred suggested that “multiples of fours just work better than

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