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May 1 1901 – The Senators, after bolting to a 4-0 start, suffer their 1st American League defeat. The opponent was none other than the John McGraw led Baltimore Orioles, the forerunners to the Yankees. The Orioles take a 6-4 win in Washington. The Senators would complete their inaugural season […]

Tue, May 01, 2018
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If you pick any date on the calendar at the random, chances are there are several well known major leaguers that were born on that date. If you’re lucky, maybe you’ll find out there is a Cooperstown resident that shares a birthday with you (I personally share a birthday with three Hall r […]

Sat, Mar 10, 2018
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Of course, the Phillies faithful will not wait until Opening Day to voice their beliefs regarding the player who disappoints them the most, but will it be in March or April before they want to trade him?

Reflecting before tomorrow:
If the question is exceeding only a low bar, not many … […]

Tue, Feb 27, 2018
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This post is for voting and discussion in the 128th round of balloting for the Circle of Greats (COG). This is the last of four rounds adding to the list of candidates eligible to receive your votes those players born in 1973. Rules and lists are after the jump. The new group of 1973-born players, […]

Sun, Feb 25, 2018
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While many Phillies fans are thinking of today’s victories, the front office headed by general manager Matt Klentak must have concern for tomorrow because they didn’t suffer rebuildingpain for two or three years of contending for a Wild Card Game.

One-two punch:
With a full s… […]

Fri, Feb 23, 2018
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This post is for voting and discussion in the 127th round of balloting for the Circle of Greats (COG). This is the third of four rounds adding to the list of candidates eligible to receive your votes those players born in 1973. Rules and lists are after the jump. The new group of 1973-born players, […]

Sun, Feb 18, 2018
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This post is for voting and discussion in the 126th round of balloting for the Circle of Greats (COG). This is the second of four rounds adding to the list of candidates eligible to receive your votes those players born in 1973. Rules and lists are after the jump. The new group of 1973-born players […]

Mon, Feb 05, 2018
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Sometimes, Hall-of-Fame voting can be perplexing. While most voting-based attention is paid at the top of the ballot, it’s the bottom of the ballot where voting has been […] […]

Tue, Jan 30, 2018
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CHICAGO, Ill — If you were looking for the most positive place in all of Chicago on Saturday, you wouldn’t have to look any farther than the halls of the Hilton Towers […]
The post Optimism Abounds at Sox Fest, but Patience Still the Key appeared first on The Loop Sports. […]

Sat, Jan 27, 2018
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This post is for voting and discussion in the 125th round of balloting for the Circle of Greats (COG). This is the first of four rounds adding to the list of candidates eligible to receive your votes those players born in 1973. Rules and lists are after the jump. The new group of 1973-born players, […]

Wed, Jan 24, 2018
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The baseball world often overlooks the great contributions to the game of one of its tragic tales, former St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Curt Flood.
Often times, the landscape of baseball is shifted dramatically by the heroic actions of one person who takes ridicule, persecution, and ends up outcas […]

Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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Chicago TribuneFormer White Sox savior Dick Allen still lets his bat do the talkingChicago Tribune… now a White Sox studio analyst for CSN Chicago. “Richie Allen was and still is a Hall of Famer as far as I’m concerned,” Mays has said, status the Hall’s gatekeepers have yet to confer. … Allen played in only 1,749 games over 15 years with the … […]

Wed, Aug 23, 2017
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