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    4/11- 1:05 PM ET @ BAL: I got the bat. You got the ball. It's all in the game though.

    I keep thinking about Shag and his remarks about JD's "video binky." JD's performance this year is the equivalent of taking Shag and shoving a couple of bats where the sun don't shine.
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    Bob Gibson passes at 84

    As a boy in the '60s I admired Bob Gibson as a ballplayer and competitor. As I grew and read more about his pride and his efforts combatting racism, I admired him as a man
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    2020 Pats: You Cam Go Your Own Way

    J.D. Martinez. Of course mobility isn't much of his game.
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    MLB 2020: We're Playing, but We Can't Agree on Anything

    What about 72 games (one 4-game homestand versus each of the other 9 teams in the grouping), pro-rated pay for the players, and owners getting a larger cut of the extra (but only the extra) playoff games' revenues? Plan provides money and face-saving for both sides, plus reduced travel. Of...
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    MLB 2020: We're Playing, but We Can't Agree on Anything

    As an Austinite, I can tell you that our Texas state government is not staffed with the sharpest knives in the drawer. We're giving the virus a homefield advantage.
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    MLB 2020: We're Playing, but We Can't Agree on Anything

    Latest offer from owners is absolutely ridiculous. I like the idea of MLBPA offering deferred payments on portions of the larger salaries.
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    Rosenthal: Sale extension 5 years, $145 million

    I'm a bit new to the multi-tier CBT concept. Are there any penalties for going above $246M besides the tax increase from 42% to 75% for every dollar above $246M? I think we're at $237.5 now (per Cot's). If another team signs Kimbrel for just a 1-year contract do we still get a draft choice?
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    OK - that's very fair. I've got nothing on Gene Michael but I was in the Steinbrenner's garage...

    OK - that's very fair. I've got nothing on Gene Michael but I was in the Steinbrenner's garage last week and found a painting of Hal as a centaur.
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    Blinded by 55 years of Yankee-Hating (since '64 WS).

    Blinded by 55 years of Yankee-Hating (since '64 WS).