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CLEARWATER, Fla. — Two-time Cy Young Award winner Roy Halladay was remembered Tuesday as an amazing husband, father, friend and teammate who was one of the best pitchers of his generation but an even better man. A 91-minute “Celebration of Life for Roy Halladay” attracted more than 1,000 people to Spectrum Field, the spring training
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The Pittsburgh Pirates have inherited the Oakland Athletics’ penchant for bad luck and for having their accomplishments obscured by October failure. Over the period of 15 seasons from 2000 to 2014, the Athletics stitched together some good scouting and adept roster decisions with revenue-sharing dollars and reached the postseason eight times, an excellent record for
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With free agency about to get underway, the offseason is going to pick up steam. What are the big questions facing all 30 teams? 2017 record: 97-652018 World Series odds: 7-1Vote: What should the Nationals do this offseason? Will the Marlins trade Giancarlo Stanton? Is Shohei Otani coming to MLB? Those questions and others will
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NEW YORK — Eric Wedge promises a touchy-feely approach if hired as New York Yankees manager, rejecting the old-school method of publicly challenging players to motivate them. “If something like that happens today, especially with social media and everything else that’s involved with it, it’s going to have legs, it’s going to be misinterpreted, there’s
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MIAMI — While Giancarlo Stanton‘s destination remains unclear, Don Mattingly will be back with the Miami Marlins next season. President of baseball operations Michael Hill confirmed Thursday that Mattingly will return for the third season of his four-year contract as manager. The decision had been expected, but the recent sale of the franchise to a
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