Archive for October, 2012

MLB Roundup: Marlins seek new manager, Indians to keep Jiminez (The SportsXchange)

By at 31 October, 2012, 6:20 pm

As the Miami Marlins moved forward in the process to hire a new manager, Cincinnati Reds pitching coach Bryan Price is no longer a candidate for the job.

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Mets pick up options for Wright and Dickey (The Associated Press)

By at 31 October, 2012, 4:07 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets have picked up the contract options for All-Stars David Wright and R.A. Dickey.

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All-Time Rotund Reds Roster in Honor of 2012 World Series M.V.P. Pablo Sandoval: A Fan Perspective (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 31 October, 2012, 3:47 pm

Now that the San Francisco Giants have swept the Detroit Tigers, it will be interesting to predict the most lasting impressions of the 2012 World Series.

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Fan’s Take: Mets Pick Up 2013 Options on David Wright, R.A. Dickey — What Should They Do Next? (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 31 October, 2012, 3:08 pm

According to reports, the New York Mets as expected exercised the 2013 options on third baseman David Wright and Cy Young candidate R.A. Dickey on Tuesday, October 30. Pardon me as I yawn.

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Victory Speech! 2012 San Francisco Giants (Big League Stew)

By at 31 October, 2012, 1:48 pm

After all this time spent watching teams concede their seasons, it’s finally time to let the winner step up and enjoy the rush of a hard-fought victory. So without further delay, here’s our friend Dave Tobener , who’s always talking about the Giants …

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Former Pirate Bell returns as batting coach (The SportsXchange)

By at 31 October, 2012, 1:40 pm

The Pittsburgh Pirates named Jay Bell as their hitting coach Wednesday.

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Concession Speech: 2012 Detroit Tigers (Big League Stew)

By at 31 October, 2012, 11:37 am

With the season now over, teams are facing an offseason filled with golf rounds and hot-stove strategy.
But we’re not going to let them get off that easy. No sir. No way. In an attempt to bring some closure between franchise and follower, we’re givin…

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Philadelphia Phillies’ Jimmy Rollins’ 5 Great Career Numbers (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 31 October, 2012, 9:59 am

Like many hardcore fans, I’ve had the opportunity to watch, listen to or witness (in-person) nearly every game of Jimmy Rollins’ major league career. In so doing, we’ve recognized that he’s the greatest shortstop in Philadelphia Phillies’ history.

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Top Five Moments of the 2012 MLB Postseason: Fan’s Take (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 30 October, 2012, 11:31 pm

For most baseball fans, the 2012 World Series — a sweep of the Detroit Tigers by the San Francisco Giants — provided an anticlimactic end to an otherwise exciting postseason. So here’s a look back at the five most memorable moments of the 2012 Major …

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Report: Mets pick up options on Wright, Dickey (The SportsXchange)

By at 30 October, 2012, 8:20 pm

The New York Mets picked up their 2013 contract options on third baseman David Wright and right-hander R.A. Dickey, Fox Sports reported.

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