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Daily Mail
Was JFK assassination an inside job?Seitz, who is the author of a forthcoming book on Stone, the Oscar–winning scre
Was JFK assassination an inside job?
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Seitz, who is the author of a forthcoming book on Stone, the Oscar–winning screenwriter and director whose classics include Platoon, about the trauma of the Vietnam War. Asked why Stone waited until now, Seitz says: 'I think it was because he... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Part Two: We were soldiers once, and young: John William Crowabout to fail if something is not done. Somebody’s got to lead by example. Pag
Part Two: We were soldiers once, and young: John William Crow
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 3 hours ago
about to fail if something is not done. Somebody’s got to lead by example. Page 5 of 6 - I ran and crawled back over to my platoon. I called them all together and told them what we were going to do. An assault team was formed, some of them I... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Mayport pauses to honor lives lost in Vietnam War battleof lives lost. Allied forces lost 668 dead and 3,707 wounded in the battle. “I
Mayport pauses to honor lives lost in Vietnam War battle
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 hours ago
of lives lost. Allied forces lost 668 dead and 3,707 wounded in the battle. “I got blown up in a minefield with my whole platoon. We lost the platoon,” Cartlidge said. Cartlidge, who received a Purple Heart, said the lesson he learned in Vietnam... Read more
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International Business Times
Charlie Sheen strikes deal with ex-wives to reduce child support payments amid money troubles45, have two daughters together, 11 year-old Lola Rose and Sam, aged 12. The pa
Charlie Sheen strikes deal with ex-wives to reduce child support payments amid money troubles
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
45, have two daughters together, 11 year-old Lola Rose and Sam, aged 12. The pair married in 2002 and split in 2006. The Platoon star met Mueller, 39, the same year of the divorce and the couple had twin boys, Bob and Max, aged seven. The actress... Read more
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Daily Mail
Charlie Sheen slashes his child supports payment to ex-wivesto around $25,000 a month' MailOnline has contacted representatives of Charlie
Charlie Sheen slashes his child supports payment to ex-wives
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
to around $25,000 a month' MailOnline has contacted representatives of Charlie, Brooke and Denise for comment. The Platoon star was tied the knot with Denise in 2002 after first meeting the actor in 1991, before divorcing him in... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Beloved HHH volunteer loses cancer fightBivona said during the 2014 ceremony. "He doesn't just show up, he shows up and
Beloved HHH volunteer loses cancer fight
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 15 hours ago
Bivona said during the 2014 ceremony. "He doesn't just show up, he shows up and takes charge. I would equate him to the platoon sergeant who takes his inexperienced grunts into battle, sometimes yelling out orders, sometimes showing the way —... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Slamming the doorplayoffs) since 2012, with just two regular-season losses in that stretch. … Wi
Slamming the door
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
playoffs) since 2012, with just two regular-season losses in that stretch. … With Ledford out of the game, Rodgers would platoon Zac Pelton and Braden Pruett at quarterback. Both combined to complete 9 of 12 passes for 76 yards in relief. …... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How Working At Facebook, Google, And Pinterest Made Me A Better Storytellergood stories. It’s not something that came naturally to him either. He had spe
How Working At Facebook, Google, And Pinterest Made Me A Better Storyteller
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
good stories. It’s not something that came naturally to him either. He had spent the first five years of his career as a platoon commander in the U.S. Marine Corps, an environment that didn’t exactly encourage emotional vulnerability. It was only... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles notebook: Nolan Reimold ready for larger role if needed with Adam Jones ailinghe'll be back pretty soon." If not, Reimold hopes to benefit from more regular
Orioles notebook: Nolan Reimold ready for larger role if needed with Adam Jones ailing
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
he'll be back pretty soon." If not, Reimold hopes to benefit from more regular at-bats than he has received recently as a platoon player who only faces left-handers. "Obviously, you talk to anybody that plays, regular at-bats, you feel... Read more
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The News & Observer
Johnston judge’s ‘Ordinary Soldiers’ pays homage to fellow Vietnam soldiersfew of my fellow soldiers, and about 10 years ago I came up with an idea to sta
Johnston judge’s ‘Ordinary Soldiers’ pays homage to fellow Vietnam soldiers
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
few of my fellow soldiers, and about 10 years ago I came up with an idea to start having reunions of the guys in my mortar platoon,” he said. “We had our first reunion April of 2010. After the first couple of reunions the idea was coming together... Read more
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Island Packet
Military Appreciation Day at Laurel BayPhiladelphia, Pa. Of the original four recruits in this series, Ramona Lopez, S
Military Appreciation Day at Laurel Bay
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
Philadelphia, Pa. Of the original four recruits in this series, Ramona Lopez, San Angelo, Texas, was placed in a newer platoon to retake weapons training and Dernnisha Smith of Kenner, La., was placed on medical hold to manage bilateral stress... Read more
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FOX News
San Diego Padres at Miami Marlins game previewmanager Don Mattingly to give recently acquired Jeff Francoeur another appearan
San Diego Padres at Miami Marlins game preview
FOX News / Posted yesterday
manager Don Mattingly to give recently acquired Jeff Francoeur another appearance in the lineup. Francoeur was slated to platoon in right field with Ichiro Suzuki against left-handers during injured slugger Giancarlo Stanton's absence but... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Another cruel loss for Kenley Jansen and the Dodgers, this time 6-4 to the Cubsfor Chicago, Roberts put Ruiz into the starting lineup. Roberts stopped short o
Another cruel loss for Kenley Jansen and the Dodgers, this time 6-4 to the Cubs
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
for Chicago, Roberts put Ruiz into the starting lineup. Roberts stopped short of describing the catching situation as a platoon. Yasmani Grandal is the starter, Roberts insisted. But Ruiz should see consistent at-bats against left-handed... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Padres-Marlins previewmanager Don Mattingly to give recently acquired Jeff Francoeur another appearan
Padres-Marlins preview
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
manager Don Mattingly to give recently acquired Jeff Francoeur another appearance in the lineup. Francoeur was slated to platoon in right field with Ichiro Suzuki against left-handers during injured slugger Giancarlo Stanton's absence but... Read more
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New York Yankees
Felix Hernandez outduels Chris Sale for winjust never know: Sale is normally death to left-handed hitters. And Mariners fi
Felix Hernandez outduels Chris Sale for win
New York Yankees / Posted yesterday
just never know: Sale is normally death to left-handed hitters. And Mariners first baseman Adam Lind is normally a platoon lefty who sits against southpaws, given his poor history against them. But with Dae-Ho Lee sent to the Minors to... Read more
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San Diego Padres
Felix Hernandez outduels Chris Sale for winjust never know: Sale is normally death to left-handed hitters. And Mariners fi
Felix Hernandez outduels Chris Sale for win
San Diego Padres / Posted yesterday
just never know: Sale is normally death to left-handed hitters. And Mariners first baseman Adam Lind is normally a platoon lefty who sits against southpaws, given his poor history against them. But with Dae-Ho Lee sent to the Minors to... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Felix Hernandez outduels Chris Sale for winjust never know: Sale is normally death to left-handed hitters. And Mariners fi
Felix Hernandez outduels Chris Sale for win
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted yesterday
just never know: Sale is normally death to left-handed hitters. And Mariners first baseman Adam Lind is normally a platoon lefty who sits against southpaws, given his poor history against them. But with Dae-Ho Lee sent to the Minors to... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Felix Hernandez outduels Chris Sale for winjust never know: Sale is normally death to left-handed hitters. And Mariners fi
Felix Hernandez outduels Chris Sale for win
Washington Nationals / Posted yesterday
just never know: Sale is normally death to left-handed hitters. And Mariners first baseman Adam Lind is normally a platoon lefty who sits against southpaws, given his poor history against them. But with Dae-Ho Lee sent to the Minors to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Five Minutes with Harbor Boating president Mike McDanielto buy Baltimore Water Taxi during his second deployment to Iraq in 2009. The
Five Minutes with Harbor Boating president Mike McDaniel
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to buy Baltimore Water Taxi during his second deployment to Iraq in 2009. The Marine infantry officer was running a mortar platoon and helping train the Iraqi military during the day, then firing off business emails and phone calls from an internet... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Get to know your county commission candidatesStates Army Paratrooper from 1965-1968. He served his last 15 months in Vietnam
Get to know your county commission candidates
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
States Army Paratrooper from 1965-1968. He served his last 15 months in Vietnam with the 173rd Airborne Brigade as a combat platoon sergeant and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal. Salter was first elected to office in November 2000 and re-elected... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Class Of '20 Welcomed To Labor Battlegroundrelease. Yale staffers and members of student groups jammed the sidewalks to g
Class Of '20 Welcomed To Labor Battleground
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
release. Yale staffers and members of student groups jammed the sidewalks to greet the freshmen Friday morning. So did a platoon from UNITE HERE, whose Locals 33, 34 and 35 are engaged in an increasingly contentious conflict with the university.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Before Houston pro sports, all eyes were on Riceteams until the 1960s, in limiting the competitors to white players, and colleg
Before Houston pro sports, all eyes were on Rice
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
teams until the 1960s, in limiting the competitors to white players, and college football in Rice's golden era also used a platoon system, meaning the same players participated on offense and defense, therefore limiting the overall talent - and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Brandon cop recalls rescue of troubled teen on bridgesuicidal comments and possibly heading to a nearby bridge. Shortly after, Sgt.
Brandon cop recalls rescue of troubled teen on bridge
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
suicidal comments and possibly heading to a nearby bridge. Shortly after, Sgt. Jason Dupuis, the supervisor for BPS’ ‘B’ Platoon patrol section — one of several members to respond — found the teen on the Daly Overpass. "When I first saw him he... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton History Museum's oral history focuses on military loss1965. Sgt. Creed served in World War II and the Korean Conflict before he enter
Hampton History Museum's oral history focuses on military loss
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
1965. Sgt. Creed served in World War II and the Korean Conflict before he entered the Vietnam War as a 40-year-old weapons platoon sergeant with Delta Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. He was killed during intense... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Seattle Mariners / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Anaheim Angels / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Chicago Cubs / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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New York Yankees
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
New York Yankees / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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San Diego Padres
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
San Diego Padres / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Texas Rangers / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Serving under a Romanian skyto Iraq with the guard, and had done two other Iraq deployments on active duty
Serving under a Romanian sky
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
to Iraq with the guard, and had done two other Iraq deployments on active duty with the Army, continued his role as a platoon sergeant during the exercise. The exercise, which takes place yearly, involved more than 2,800 troops from 10... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Washington Nationals / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
San Francisco Giants / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Minnesota Twins / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Houston Astros
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Houston Astros / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Kansas City Royals / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Detroit Tigers / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Atlanta Braves / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Colorado Rockies
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Colorado Rockies / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Boston Red Sox / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Chicago White Sox / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangersto right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left
Carlos Gomez homers in first AB with Rangers
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 2 days ago
to right field against left-handers to allow Delino DeShields to remain in left field. DeShields and Nomar Mazara will platoon at the leadoff spot with Gomez's addition. Stubbs, 31, hit .300 in 19 games (25 plate appearances) with the Rangers... Read more
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