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SURPRISE! Neither Hair Ban Nor Bonds Get Second Year in Miami

After the empty uniform non-manager don mattingly was hired to take over the Miami Marlins for the 2016 season, he did two things that defied not just logic, but sanity: He told his cadre of millionaire ball players, from the … Continue reading

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In New Gig, Mattingly Gets His Number One: Barry Bonds

Through much of his tenure with the Dodgers, the empty uniform non-manager don mattingly had as his hitting coach the guy widely considered to be through the annals of baseball history perhaps the second worst abuser of performance enhancing drugs, … Continue reading

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Surly Barry Bonds Turns Over New Leaf

Making his return to baseball after six years, Barry Bonds unveiled his new persona, revamped, revitalized, sculpted, and choreographed to engage and entertain the media, and win votes for the Hall of Fame. The surly, belligerent Bonds of old, who … Continue reading

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Baseball Hall of Fame Voting Desperately Needs Overhaul

The POWER over Baseball’s Hall of Fame is the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA). They have been in charge of determining by their vote who is admitted into the HOF since 1936, and official word from the HOF is … Continue reading

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Baseball’s Hall of Fame Voting

The 2013 Hall of Fame voting results were released today, and in the post-steroid era, holier-than-thou voters have cast a wide swath on a generation of great ballplayers, and refused to vote any newcomers into the Hall of Fame. Don’t … Continue reading

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