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Vavel
Atlanta Hawks Stretch Indiana Pacers Too Thin, Prevail 102-9606-02-2016 The Atlanta Hawks found the weak spot in the Pacers on Friday night:
Atlanta Hawks Stretch Indiana Pacers Too Thin, Prevail 102-96
Vavel / Posted 14 hours ago
06-02-2016 The Atlanta Hawks found the weak spot in the Pacers on Friday night: Indiana's youth. Indiana's rookie big man Myles Turner had trouble containing Atlanta's Al Horford much of... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Ken Hare in Depth: Bentley plans better late than neverAlabama Gov. Robert Bentley announced in his State of the State speech that in
Ken Hare in Depth: Bentley plans better late than never
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 18 hours ago
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley announced in his State of the State speech that in his remaining three years in office he would push for sweeping new programs to reform prisons, boost education and improve health care. Good for him. Most of his... Read more
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Sun Star
Libre: New free trade pactIT WOULD have been like another working day in Auckland if not for the 5,000-pl
Libre: New free trade pact
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
IT WOULD have been like another working day in Auckland if not for the 5,000-plus protesters that created a commotion outside Sky City Hotel where ministers from 12 countries, including New Zealand, signed formally the Trans-Pacific Partnership... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Padres New Closer Leaves Game With InjuryThe last few years have not been kind to the Padres when it comes to injuries.
Padres New Closer Leaves Game With Injury
NBC San Diego / Posted yesterday
The last few years have not been kind to the Padres when it comes to injuries. So, of course, two weeks before Spring Training even starts it looks like they're dealing with an injury. Relief pitcher Fernando Rodney, the man they just signed to a... Read more
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ESPN
Cockcroft: Top 5 MLB sleepers to watch in 2016From Matt Wieters to Marcell Ozuna to Carlos Rodon, a number of MLB players cou
Cockcroft: Top 5 MLB sleepers to watch in 2016
ESPN / Posted yesterday
From Matt Wieters to Marcell Ozuna to Carlos Rodon, a number of MLB players could break out in 2016. Here are five such guys. His ongoing recovery from Tommy John surgery cost him the first two months of 2015 and probably negatively impacted his... Read more
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The Star
Let Star Traffic team ensure your ride is a breezePETALING JAYA: It is going to be a rough ride home, for sure, but you do not ha
Let Star Traffic team ensure your ride is a breeze
The Star / Posted yesterday
PETALING JAYA: It is going to be a rough ride home, for sure, but you do not have to despair. The Star Traffic team, headed by Priscilla Patrick, will be providing updates throughout the extended festive holiday period, alternating hourly and... Read more
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Queensland Times
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in TaiwanBRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking s
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in Taiwan
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
BRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking season, picking up a starting role with the Lamigo Monkeys in the Chinese Professional Baseball League, in Taiwan. It is great news for the 26-year-old because, after... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in TaiwanBRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking s
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in Taiwan
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
BRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking season, picking up a starting role with the Lamigo Monkeys in the Chinese Professional Baseball League, in Taiwan. It is great news for the 26-year-old because, after... Read more
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News Mail
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in TaiwanBRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking s
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in Taiwan
News Mail / Posted yesterday
BRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking season, picking up a starting role with the Lamigo Monkeys in the Chinese Professional Baseball League, in Taiwan. It is great news for the 26-year-old because, after... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Okaloosa County TDC has new plan to market Emerald CoastOKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - For the past few months, the Okaloosa Count
Okaloosa County TDC has new plan to market Emerald Coast
WJHG Panama City / Posted yesterday
OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - For the past few months, the Okaloosa County Tourist Development Council (TDC) has been looking for ways to step up their marketing. "We did a deep dive into all of our marketing efforts to take a look at what we... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in TaiwanBRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking s
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in Taiwan
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
BRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking season, picking up a starting role with the Lamigo Monkeys in the Chinese Professional Baseball League, in Taiwan. It is great news for the 26-year-old because, after... Read more
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Northern Star
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in TaiwanBRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking s
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in Taiwan
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
BRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking season, picking up a starting role with the Lamigo Monkeys in the Chinese Professional Baseball League, in Taiwan. It is great news for the 26-year-old because, after... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in TaiwanBRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking s
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in Taiwan
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
BRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking season, picking up a starting role with the Lamigo Monkeys in the Chinese Professional Baseball League, in Taiwan. It is great news for the 26-year-old because, after... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in TaiwanBRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking s
Record man Ryan Searle picks up new contract in Taiwan
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
BRISBANE Bandits closer Ryan Searle has been rewarded for his record-breaking season, picking up a starting role with the Lamigo Monkeys in the Chinese Professional Baseball League, in Taiwan. It is great news for the 26-year-old because, after... Read more
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ABC News
Northeast Hit by Snowstorm, More Snow PossibleThe cold front that brought severe weather and tornadoes in the South earlier t
Northeast Hit by Snowstorm, More Snow Possible
ABC News / Posted yesterday
The cold front that brought severe weather and tornadoes in the South earlier this week stalled off the East Coast. A low pressure system formed on Thursday, bringing a quick hit of snow and wind from Philadelphia to Boston by Friday morning. The... Read more
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USA Today
How to pick the perfect TV for Super BowlIn case you haven’t heard, this year’s Super Bowl is a kind of a huge deal. It’
How to pick the perfect TV for Super Bowl
USA Today / Posted yesterday
In case you haven’t heard, this year’s Super Bowl is a kind of a huge deal. It’s the big 5-0 and more than 100 million people are expected to watch the golden game unfold on television sets around the globe. If you’re one of them, you’ll want to get... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Ambassador Goldberg explainsIt is good that US Ambassador Philip Goldberg has come out to criticize preside
Ambassador Goldberg explains
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
It is good that US Ambassador Philip Goldberg has come out to criticize presidential candidate Grace Poe for her manner of handling the SAF probe. The story went that Poe was the candidate the US favored because like Aquino she was a push-over and... Read more
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SportingNews
Managing distractions is most important part of Super Bowl prepSuper Bowl week has finally arrived. For the players, this week becomes a balan
Managing distractions is most important part of Super Bowl prep
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
Super Bowl week has finally arrived. For the players, this week becomes a balancing act between enjoying the moment and preparing for the biggest game of their lives. I call it a balancing act because too much of either can lead to a disastrous... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong indie film Ten Years becomes box office hitHONG KONG: Hong Kong cinemas may be filled with slapstick comedy and martial ar
Hong Kong indie film Ten Years becomes box office hit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
HONG KONG: Hong Kong cinemas may be filled with slapstick comedy and martial arts flicks this Chinese New Year, but local indie flick Ten Years - a dark political tale of five stories - has been a sleeper hit in Hong Kong. Made on a shoe-string... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Unemployment falls to 4.9%, lowest in 8 yearsU.S. unemployment is back below 5% for the first time since 2008. However, hir
Unemployment falls to 4.9%, lowest in 8 years
KTUU Anchorage / Posted yesterday
U.S. unemployment is back below 5% for the first time since 2008. However, hiring is slowing down. The U.S. economy added only 151,000 jobs in January. That is way down from December when the economy gained 262,000 jobs. Economists surveyed by... Read more
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Psych Central
Extreme Passion Toward a Sport May Lead to Use of Illegal SubstancesA common characteristic of a star athlete is a unique drive or passion for his/
Extreme Passion Toward a Sport May Lead to Use of Illegal Substances
Psych Central / Posted yesterday
A common characteristic of a star athlete is a unique drive or passion for his/her sport. In addition to talent, the innate love for the sport and the willingness to spend countless hours practicing is often what sets them apart from others. Now, a... Read more
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New Kerala
Passion linked to athletes accepting prohibited substancesNew York, Feb 5 : Athletes with obsessive passion for their sports are more lik
Passion linked to athletes accepting prohibited substances
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New York, Feb 5 : Athletes with obsessive passion for their sports are more likely to be lenient towards the use of performance enhancing drugs, or PEDs, says a new study. Previous research has indicated that there are two types of passion involved... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Storm arrives with rain but is quickly changing to snowRain is changing over to snow as Winter Storm Barbara works its way over the st
Storm arrives with rain but is quickly changing to snow
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted yesterday
Rain is changing over to snow as Winter Storm Barbara works its way over the state. “It’s going to get moderate to heavy,” said meteorologist Scot Haney. A winter weather advisory is in place for Litchfield, Fairfield, Hartford and New Haven... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Sharp: Inconsistent Pistons need trade to make playoff runThere was no concealing Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy’s contempt. It’s r
Sharp: Inconsistent Pistons need trade to make playoff run
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
There was no concealing Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy’s contempt. It’s rumor season in the NBA, just two weeks before the trade deadline. And it’s an indication of how much the Pistons have progressed in the national basketball discussion that... Read more
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The New Statesman
Shylock Is My Name brings Shakespeare to the present - but is it too clever for its own good?It is generally accepted that dogs and their owners come to resemble one anothe
Shylock Is My Name brings Shakespeare to the present - but is it too clever for its own good?
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
It is generally accepted that dogs and their owners come to resemble one another. The gentle comedy Rams suggests the same is true of farmers and their livestock. Most of the men in this film, set in an isolated Icelandic community, have tumbleweed... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
After a Mixed Year, It’s Still Three Minutes to DoomsdayNewsAt the end of 2015, the clock was set to three minutes til midnight, signif
After a Mixed Year, It’s Still Three Minutes to Doomsday
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 2 days ago
NewsAt the end of 2015, the clock was set to three minutes til midnight, signifying the urgency of a nuclear threat. The office of the Doomsday Clock resides in the Harris School of Public... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Feb. 5: Your daily horoscopeIF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY You won’t go in for half measures over the coming ye
Feb. 5: Your daily horoscope
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY You won’t go in for half measures over the coming year. Whatever you consider to be outdated in your life you will throw away without a moment’s thought or a backward glance. Extreme solutions appeal to you now and, for... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Modest pension reforms proposed to fix public safety retirement systemA coalition is proposing modest changes to help the financially troubled Public
Modest pension reforms proposed to fix public safety retirement system
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
A coalition is proposing modest changes to help the financially troubled Public Safety Personnel Retirement System; no changes to lucrative benefits for current employees. An unlikely alliance has formed to support modest changes to the financially... Read more
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New York Post
Mets' new bullpen addition is here to save Jeurys FamiliaPORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Antonio Bastardo is one serious man. And that is exactl
Mets' new bullpen addition is here to save Jeurys Familia
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Antonio Bastardo is one serious man. And that is exactly the attitude the Mets need to clean up their eighth-inning bullpen woes. Bastardo does not want manager Terry Collins to have to extend closer Jeurys Familia by... Read more
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CNBC
Many shareholders sour on new Viacom chairmanPivotal analyst Brian Wieser attributes Viacom shares' ability to hold on to so
Many shareholders sour on new Viacom chairman
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
Pivotal analyst Brian Wieser attributes Viacom shares' ability to hold on to some gains to the hope of any change in Viacom's management. "We're making a move towards the day where Redstone's trust will oversee both companies," said Wieser. "The fact... Read more
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The Indian Express
Continue to complain, rebel, demand, President Pranab Mukherjee tells nationPresident Pranab Mukherjee (Source: @RashtrapatiBhvn photo Acknowledging disse
Continue to complain, rebel, demand, President Pranab Mukherjee tells nation
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
President Pranab Mukherjee (Source: @RashtrapatiBhvn photo Acknowledging dissent as “a virtue of democracy”, President Pranab Mukherjee said Monday that people must “continue to complain, to demand, to rebel”. He again referred to acts of growing... Read more
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Science Daily
Semantically speaking: Does meaning structure unite languages? Humans' common cognitive abilities, language dependance may provide an underlying semantic order to the world's languagesUsing a new methodology that measures how closely words' meanings are related w
Semantically speaking: Does meaning structure unite languages? Humans' common cognitive abilities, language dependance may provide an underlying semantic order to the world's languages
Science Daily / Posted 2 days ago
Using a new methodology that measures how closely words' meanings are related within and between languages, an international team of researchers has revealed that for many universal concepts, the world's languages feature a common structure of... Read more
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Science Daily
A highway for spin waves: Researchers develop process for controlling innovative information media"Our current information processing is based on electrons," explains Dr. Helmut
A highway for spin waves: Researchers develop process for controlling innovative information media
Science Daily / Posted 2 days ago
"Our current information processing is based on electrons," explains Dr. Helmut Schultheiß from the HZDR's Institute of Ion Beam Physics and Materials Research. "These charged particles flow through the wires, creating electric currents. Yet in the... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Nutrition fuels fitnessHere’s why: Sports nutrition helps us fuel our exercise and promotes rapid reco
Nutrition fuels fitness
Newton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Here’s why: Sports nutrition helps us fuel our exercise and promotes rapid recovery. We need to start hydration and healthy eating 30 minutes to three hours prior to our exercise. In addition, if our exercise is more than an hour in duration, we’ll... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Signing day highlights recruiting flawsCHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Signing day is great because it's the one day on the entir
Signing day highlights recruiting flaws
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Signing day is great because it's the one day on the entire football recruiting calendar when you can believe anything anyone says, if only briefly. It's the one day coaches and players actually have to make a legitimate... Read more
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The Register
Most of the world still dependent on cashMost people in the world are still dependent on using cash for making basic pay
Most of the world still dependent on cash
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
Most people in the world are still dependent on using cash for making basic payments, meaning that benefits such as reduced costs and greater speed of transactions are being missed out on, according to new research. The reliance on paper money is... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Green Acres on Camp BowieWilbur and Babby loved the backyard slop. The neighbors? Not so much. Photo by
Green Acres on Camp Bowie
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Wilbur and Babby loved the backyard slop. The neighbors? Not so much. Photo by Ryan Grounds. Like most hardworking 18-year-olds, Emily Price wants to move into a place of her own. She wants to stay in Fort Worth, where she works as a waitress. She... Read more
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The Local
'Health, for parents or kids, makes you happy' Join Sweden's largest English-language community or just browse the latest d
'Health, for parents or kids, makes you happy
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
' Join Sweden's largest English-language community or just browse the latest discussions Buy, sell, hire, announce or promote - for free Meet foreign professionals in Sweden for friendship and... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
WORLD CANCER DAY: Gazette teams up with Braunton cancer survivor to promote World Cancer DayNew The North Devon Gazette news team with cancer survivor Rachel Turner. The
WORLD CANCER DAY: Gazette teams up with Braunton cancer survivor to promote World Cancer Day
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
New The North Devon Gazette news team with cancer survivor Rachel Turner. The North Devon Gazette has teamed up with Braunton cancer survivor Rachel Turner... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Thunder journal: Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant terrorize the Magic for the second time this seasonKevin Durant and Russell Westbrook aren't nice to many opponents. But this seas
Thunder journal: Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant terrorize the Magic for the second time this season
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook aren't nice to many opponents. But this season, the superstar duo has been particularly disrespectful to the Magic. On Wednesday night, Westbrook put up an outrageous 24-point, 19-rebound, 14-assist triple-double... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
Chicago Cubs / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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New York Yankees
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
New York Yankees / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
Washington Nationals / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
San Francisco Giants / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
Minnesota Twins / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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Oakland A's
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
Oakland A's / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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Houston Astros
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
Houston Astros / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotationHow did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio
Noah Syndergaard leads Mets high velo rotation
Kansas City Royals / Posted 3 days ago
How did the Mets light up so many radar guns? It certainly helps to have a trio of starters with special flame-throwing ability, in Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey. Here is a look at what those three accomplished last season. One... Read more
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