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Sports Business Daily
Morning Hot Reads: Play Ball?MLB To Portland? It's Time For This City To Be More Than A Portlandia Joke ." T
Sports Business Daily / Posted yesterday
MLB To Portland? It's Time For This City To Be More Than A Portlandia Joke ." The potential ownership group is "well organized, and includes local investors." MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred has identified the city as a "short-list option for expans... Read more
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give me sport
MLB lockdown two cities for expansion teamsgeographically restructure into four divisions," instead of the current two-lea
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
geographically restructure into four divisions," instead of the current two-league, six-division format. MLB commissioner Rob Manfred went on record back at a September news conference in Seattle that Portland "would be on a list" of potential... Read more
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OregonLive.com
MLB to PDX? It's time for this city to be more than a Portlandia jokePortland ownership group is well organized, and includes local investors. They'
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
Portland ownership group is well organized, and includes local investors. They're the risk-takers, not us. MLB commissioner Rob Manfred has identified Portland as a short-list option for expansion/relocation. And it ends up a big-time opportunity... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Former Blazers announcer part of group working to bring MLB to Portlandmakeup or goals. Talk about a possible Portland MLB team has heated up recentl
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
makeup or goals. Talk about a possible Portland MLB team has heated up recently, following comments from MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred last month that Portland is a viability expansion city. The city had contended for an MLB team in 2003, when... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Former Trail Blazers broadcaster Mike Barrett part of MLB to PDX groupsite for the relocation of the Expos (who instead moved to Washington, D.C.), t
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
site for the relocation of the Expos (who instead moved to Washington, D.C.), the grant is still available. In a September news conference in Seattle, baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said Portland "would be on a list" of potential expansion citi... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Baseball fans deserve more protection from foul balls70 feet of home plate, roughly to the home-plate edge of each dugout. After th
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
70 feet of home plate, roughly to the home-plate edge of each dugout. After the incident at Yankee Stadium, commissioner Rob Manfred said, “We will redouble our efforts on this important issue.” The Cubs, for their part, have promised to add at... Read more
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Sherdog
5 Things You Might Not Know About Dana WhiteRoger Goodell (2006), NASCAR Commissioner John Middlebrook (2010), NBA Commissi
Sherdog / Posted 5 days ago
Roger Goodell (2006), NASCAR Commissioner John Middlebrook (2010), NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (2014), MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred (2015), USTA President Katrina Adams (2015) and PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monohan (2017). 5. He suffers from an... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Spectators' injury lawsuits against ballclubs face legal hurdles such as the Baseball Rulewhen a little girl was hit by a rocketing foul ball at Yankee Stadium, promptin
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
when a little girl was hit by a rocketing foul ball at Yankee Stadium, prompting Major League Baseball’s commissioner Rob Manfred to say the league is looking again at extending protective netting. "The events at yesterday's game involving a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Steward: Another brutal finish for Dusty Baker won’t keep him from CooperstownNats-Cubs Game 5 was something like two days, 6 hours and 46 minutes. At least
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Nats-Cubs Game 5 was something like two days, 6 hours and 46 minutes. At least it felt like it. Speed freak commissioner Rob Manfred must have had to go to the smelling salts. –Think Hunter Strickland did a little riverdance when Bryce Harper... Read more
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The Morning Call
Spectators' injury suits against ballclubs face legal hurdles like the Baseball Rulewhen a little girl was hit by a rocketing foul ball at Yankee Stadium, promptin
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
when a little girl was hit by a rocketing foul ball at Yankee Stadium, prompting Major League Baseball’s commissioner Rob Manfred to say the league is looking again at extending protective netting. "The events at yesterday's game involving a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Trigaux: Feeling lucky? 13 questions to test if you're up on Tampa Bay business scenegoing to a baseball game at this particular stadium?" Who said this in Tampa j
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
going to a baseball game at this particular stadium?" Who said this in Tampa just several days ago? a) MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred. b) Tim Leiweke,stadium consultant with Oak View Group. c) Stu Sternberg, lead owner of the Rays. 6. Florida... Read more
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FabWags
Christina Barnea MLB Aroldis Chapman's girlfriendbeing investigated by the league, and there’s a very real chance that he’ll ser
FabWags / Posted 8 days ago
being investigated by the league, and there’s a very real chance that he’ll serve some form of suspension from commissioner Rob Manfred under the league’s newly implemented domestic violence policy.Mrs. Barnea Chapman! Cristina Tina Barnea aka Ms.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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News 8000
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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Island Packet
Marianna's Rodney Slater thinks beyond World Series' ringsResearch. Baseball officials are concerned about the drop. "We're trying to w
Island Packet / Posted 9 days ago
Research. Baseball officials are concerned about the drop. "We're trying to work on that," Slater said. "Commissioner (Rob) Manfred is definitely committed to taking baseball to the breadth of our community, urban and rural areas and all... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Marianna's Rodney Slater thinks beyond World Series' ringsResearch. Baseball officials are concerned about the drop. "We're trying to w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
Research. Baseball officials are concerned about the drop. "We're trying to work on that," Slater said. "Commissioner (Rob) Manfred is definitely committed to taking baseball to the breadth of our community, urban and rural areas and all... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Fan sues MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
WSMV Nashville / Posted 9 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Fan sues MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
FOX Carolina / Posted 9 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Fan sues MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 9 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Fan sues MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 9 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Fan sues MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 9 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Fan sues MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 9 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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give me sport
Fan suing Chicago Cubs after being hit with a line drive foul ballcomments just added to those who suggested that MLB mandates protective netting
give me sport / Posted 10 days ago
comments just added to those who suggested that MLB mandates protective netting at every ballpark. Commissioner Rob Manfred says efforts to do so will be doubled during the offseason. “Over the past few seasons MLB has worked with our... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Fan Sues Cubs, MLB After Ball Blinds Him in One Eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident “extremely upsetting.” In a statement he said, “over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident “extremely upsetting.” In a statement he said, “over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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News 8000
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident “extremely upsetting.” In a statement he said, “over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Fan sues Cubs, MLB after ball blinds him in one eyehe said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
he said. In September a child was injured by a foul ball at Yankee stadium in New York. In response MLB commissioner Rob Manfred called the incident "extremely upsetting." In a statement he said, "over the past few seasons MLB has worked with... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Why Are MLB Playoff Games Are Taking So Long?double the average of a typical regular-season game. All this has to be at lea
KIVI Boise / Posted 10 days ago
double the average of a typical regular-season game. All this has to be at least a little frustrating for MLB commissioner Rob Manfred. He's made speeding up baseball a priority in recent years and has expressed frustration that the MLB Players'... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Why Are MLB Playoff Games Are Taking So Long?double the average of a typical regular-season game. All this has to be at lea
KGTV San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
double the average of a typical regular-season game. All this has to be at least a little frustrating for MLB commissioner Rob Manfred. He's made speeding up baseball a priority in recent years and has expressed frustration that the MLB Players'... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubsa resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would “redouble our efforts... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubsa resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would 'redouble our efforts... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubsa resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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FOX News
Chicago man sues Cubs, MLB after foul ball leaves him blind in one eyeHIT BY FOUL BALL AT YANKEES GAME HOSPITALIZED After the girl was hit in New Yo
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
HIT BY FOUL BALL AT YANKEES GAME HOSPITALIZED After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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FOX News
Chicago man sues Cubs, MLB after foul ball leaves him blind in one eyeHIT BY FOUL BALL AT YANKEES GAME HOSPITALIZED After the girl was hit in New Yo
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
HIT BY FOUL BALL AT YANKEES GAME HOSPITALIZED After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubsa resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubsa resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubsa resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 11 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubsa resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Man sues Cubs, says foul ball at Wrigley Field blinded him in eyea resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubsa resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubsa resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
a resident of the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. After the girl was hit in New York, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB had in recent seasons worked with teams to expand netting in ballparks and would "redouble our efforts... Read more
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