Archive for September, 2013

Astros drop last 15, end 3rd 100-loss year in row (Comcast SportsNet Houston)

By at 30 September, 2013, 7:48 pm

HOUSTON (AP) For one glorious night, the Houston Astros were the top team in baseball.

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Mets keep Collins, make plans to contend in 2014 (The Associated Press)

By at 30 September, 2013, 6:01 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The entire season for the New York Mets boiled down to two dates on the calendar: ”Super Tuesday” and panic Monday.

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Disappointing Blue Jays looking for starters (The Associated Press)

By at 30 September, 2013, 3:56 pm

TORONTO (AP) — The Blue Jays thought they’d built a starting staff that could carry them into the playoffs.

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After Braun, injuries, Brewers look to get healthy (The Associated Press)

By at 30 September, 2013, 2:36 pm

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Manager Ron Roenicke would love to get more production from the Brewers’ core players in 2014.

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MVPs? TSX writers name every team’s most valuable (The SportsXchange)

By at 30 September, 2013, 1:49 pm

Whether your team is preparing for the postseason or beginning the search for a new manager, there were standout individual performances throughout Major League Baseball during another memorable regular season. The Sports Xchange polled its team corres…

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Roundup: Cubs fire manager Sveum (The SportsXchange)

By at 30 September, 2013, 1:13 pm

The season for managerial changes began Monday with one skipper getting fired and two receiving contract extensions.

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New York Mets Should Attempt Pursuing Jose Bautista for 2014 (Yahoo Contributor Network)

By at 30 September, 2013, 1:11 pm

COMMENTARY | Now that the offseason is upon us for most major league teams, it’s time to start speculating about 2014.

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Mets give manager Terry Collins 2-year extension (The Associated Press)

By at 30 September, 2013, 1:02 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Terry Collins has completed his contract extension with the New York Mets. The manager gets a two-year deal with a club option for 2016.

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MLB Notes: Dale Sveum out as Cubs’ manager (Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia)

By at 30 September, 2013, 12:40 pm

CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs fired manager Dale Sveum on Monday after finishing last in the NL Central for the first time in seven years, ending a two-year run that produced more losses than any other in the team’s cursed history.

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Chicago Cubs fire manager Dale Sveum — now can they land Joe Girardi to replace him? (Big League Stew)

By at 30 September, 2013, 11:28 am

For MLB teams not getting ready for Game 163 or a playoff run , Monday is “do we keep our manager day?” The Chicago Cubs made Dale Sveum the first casualty of this offseason .
Sveum managed the Cubs for two seasons, going a combined 127-197, finishin…

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