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New York Post
Death to the save? New thinking guides MLB bullpen revolutionI hate the save rule. I despise that a stat dictates how players are used. Th
Death to the save? New thinking guides MLB bullpen revolution
New York Post / Posted 10 hours ago
I hate the save rule. I despise that a stat dictates how players are used. This occurs with the win, as well. Think about how often we see a manager imperil a victory by trying to push a struggling starter through five innings so he qualifies for a... Read more
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New York Post
Thank you, Martin BrodeurHis team was the model of excellence, and there is no question why Martin Brode
Thank you, Martin Brodeur
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
His team was the model of excellence, and there is no question why Martin Brodeur was, and is, the face of the New Jersey franchise that had one of the greatest enduring runs in the annals of pro sports in these parts. Because not only was winning... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Tom Barton: Better baseball team names: the Savannah Shabazzes, the Battling Blue Crabs, Wharf RatsI’ve marked my calendar for June 2, which is 120 days away. That’s the mid-summ
Tom Barton: Better baseball team names: the Savannah Shabazzes, the Battling Blue Crabs, Wharf Rats
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
I’ve marked my calendar for June 2, which is 120 days away. That’s the mid-summer day, a Thursday night, that baseball returns to Historic Grayson Stadium, formerly home to the departed Savannah Sand Gnats, a team that’s bugged out of this city and... Read more
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Houston Astros
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Houston Astros / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Kansas City Royals / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Atlanta Braves / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Colorado Rockies
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Colorado Rockies / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Cleveland Indians / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Boston Red Sox / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Seattle Mariners / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Anaheim Angels / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Chicago White Sox / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Chicago Cubs / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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New York Mets
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
New York Mets / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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New York Yankees
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
New York Yankees / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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San Diego Padres
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
San Diego Padres / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Texas Rangers / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Washington Nationals / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
San Francisco Giants / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Minnesota Twins / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Oakland A's
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Oakland A's / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on careerHe won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship
Baseball scout Gary Hughes reflects on career
Detroit Tigers / Posted 5 days ago
He won some, like Delino DeShields, who backed out of a basketball scholarship to Villanova, where he was told he would start as a freshman. And he lost some, too -- like John Elway, whom he signed as a scout with the Yankees. He also fell short... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Peace dividend: Labor quiet has paid off for MLB players and owners, but can it last? As they prepare to negotiate a new collective-bargaining agreement with owner
Peace dividend: Labor quiet has paid off for MLB players and owners, but can it last?
The Providence Journal / Posted 11 days ago
As they prepare to negotiate a new collective-bargaining agreement with owners this year, Major League Baseball players seem to have it better than they ever... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Replant the Garden in the BronxIn the 1980s and '90s, George Steinbrenner waged a constant media campaign that
Replant the Garden in the Bronx
Crain's New York Business / Posted 21 days ago
In the 1980s and '90s, George Steinbrenner waged a constant media campaign that highlighted any and all negatives—many greatly exaggerated—about the neighborhood surrounding the old Yankee Stadium. He wanted a new Yankee Stadium in Manhattan at... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Why Won't Anyone Take a Chance on Cespedes?One month before pitchers and catchers report, we've still got several things t
Why Won't Anyone Take a Chance on Cespedes?
Bleacher Report / Posted 22 days ago
One month before pitchers and catchers report, we've still got several things to settle… 1. What's Up with Cespedes? While Justin Upton has surfaced, it seems Yoenis Cespedes is stuck somewhere on Mars with Matt Damon. Golfing, maybe. What... Read more
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Philly.com
Talley synonymous with Villanova footballFor more than a generation, since Villanova introduced him as coach in 1984, Ta
Talley synonymous with Villanova football
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
For more than a generation, since Villanova introduced him as coach in 1984, Talley was synonymous with Villanova football in a way that is rare in this city. Other than Herb Magee at Philadelphia University, who is a defining figure of a local... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
George Whitfield receives prestigious coaching award at Wilson Hot Stove Banquet Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 12:01 AM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 12:01 AM WILSON |
George Whitfield receives prestigious coaching award at Wilson Hot Stove Banquet
Kinston Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 12:01 AM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 12:01 AM WILSON | “So tonight, to receive an award named after a guy I loved, I’m truly grateful.”George... Read more
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The Herald News
REMEMBERING JERSEY RED: Calipari, Pitino share memories of Ken Ford, who died on Sunday at 74 Greg SullivanHerald News Staff ReporterFALL RIVER – What should Ken "Jersey R
REMEMBERING JERSEY RED: Calipari, Pitino share memories of Ken Ford, who died on Sunday at 74
The Herald News / Posted a month ago
Greg SullivanHerald News Staff ReporterFALL RIVER – What should Ken "Jersey Red" Ford be best remembered for? As a major league buster of chops? As a... Read more
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New York Magazine
With Nets in Turmoil, Mikhail Prokhorov Has Become the Worst Version of George SteinbrennerMikhail Prokhorov, seen here in 2014, has had a win-now mentality that has left
With Nets in Turmoil, Mikhail Prokhorov Has Become the Worst Version of George Steinbrenner
New York Magazine / Posted a month ago
Mikhail Prokhorov, seen here in 2014, has had a win-now mentality that has left the Nets in turmoil. Photo: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images When Mikhail Prokhorov purchased the then–New Jersey Nets in 2010, he was hailed as the second coming of George... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Playing for N.Y. teams a no-go for Griffey Jr.NEW YORK – All he had to do was say, ‘Yes,’ and Ken Griffey Jr. would’ve been a
Playing for N.Y. teams a no-go for Griffey Jr.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK – All he had to do was say, ‘Yes,’ and Ken Griffey Jr. would’ve been a Mets teammate of Mike Piazza. Elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame with Piazza on Wednesday, Griffey Jr. exercised his veto rights in December of 1999,... Read more
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