New Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon greets fans during the opening night of the annual Cubs Convention

Business vs. Winning, The Cost of Valued Production

Bryant’s play makes Cubs move tough   Whenever a player in any sport is traded, released, or sent to the minors, the same old addage of “it’s part of the business” is ofted used. It’s true that most moves

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A-Rod’s Part-Time 1st Base Could Become Full-Time

New position may lead to more playing for A-Rod   Everything Alex Rodriguez will do on the baseball diamond this season will be viewed under a microscope. So naturally, a ten minute workout at first base followed by an actual

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Countdown to Opening Day: Boston Red Sox

John Farrell took over as manager of the Red Sox in 2013 and transformed a last place team into World Series champions in a matter of one season.  Last year the Sox found themselves back in the basement, and

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Indians To Wear Patch Honoring Late Al Rosen

The Indians will honor the late Al Rosen this season by wearing his No. 7 jersey number on their jersey sleeves.

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Countdown to Opening Day: Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox have had a busy offseason.  They’ve added some very big names in hopes of instantly making themselves competitive again.  We’ve seen teams try to do this before, and fail (see 2013 Blue Jays/2012 Marlins), but

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Mariners Pitcher David Rollins Suspended For PED Use

The Mariners Will Be Without David Rollins For 80 Games Seattle Mariners reliever David Rollins has been suspended 80 games for the use of performance-enhancing drugs. Major League Baseball announced Rollins’ suspension Friday, saying he tested positive for Stanozolol,

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Masahiro Tanaka Named The Yankees Opening Day Starter

Masahiro Tanaka Will Open The Season For The Yankees April 6 Masahiro Tanaka will start the New York Yankees’ opener April 6 against Toronto. Manager Joe Girardi made the expected announcement on Friday. Tanaka was an All-Star last year

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Countdown to Opening Day: Philadelphia Phillies

The Phillies had a streak of five straight NL East titles snapped in 2012, and have been on the decline ever since.  The team finished in last place in the division last year and may have hit an all-time

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A-Rod Cousin Set To Plead Guilty In Florida Steroids Case

A guilty plea is set for a cousin of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez in the federal investigation into performance-enhancing

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Countdown to Opening Day: Chicago Cubs

Superstitions collide this year for the team baseball fans have loved to make fun of for decades.  Over 100 years have come and gone and still no more World Series titles for the Chicago Cubs.  The longest drought in