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#51: Pedro Martinez – Just Outside of the Top 50

#51: Pedro Martinez – Just Outside of the Top 50

Click Card For Full Stats #51: Pedro Martinez http://images.tritondigitalcms.com/1453/sites/2/2018/07/18123704/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__51-1531928787.mp3 Initially a Los Angeles Dodger, Pedro Martinez was traded to the Montreal Expos (Now Washington Senators) because he was “too small.”  BIG mistake for the Dodgers! As Martinez’s career continued in Montreal, then Boston, he racked up some insane pitching stats! From 2002 to 2006 Martinez…More

Hometown Hero Harper Wins Thrilling HR Derby Over Schwarber

Hometown Hero Harper Wins Thrilling HR Derby Over Schwarber

By DAVID GINSBURG, AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The ball cleared the center field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both index fingers skyward and yelled with delight as a shower of streamers rained upon the crowd of 43,698. It could have been a scene from…More

Home Run Derby picks, must-see All-Star matchups and more

Home Run Derby picks, must-see All-Star matchups and more

Monday, July 16, 2018 Home Run Derby picks, must-see All-Star matchups and more By ESPN.com It’s Home Run Derby day in Washington. Before some of baseball’s biggest stars look to go deep at Nationals Park, we asked some of our writers to take a swing at some pressing Derby and All-Star Game questions. Home Run…More

AP Source: Nets Trade Jeremy Lin To Hawks

AP Source: Nets Trade Jeremy Lin To Hawks

By BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Jeremy Lin’s injury-plagued stint in Brooklyn is over. The Nets have agreed to trade Lin to the Atlanta Hawks, a person with knowledge of the deal said early Friday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the trade had not been…More

#55: Jim Palmer – A Pitcher who NEVER Gave up a Grand Slam

#55: Jim Palmer – A Pitcher who NEVER Gave up a Grand Slam

Click Card For Stats #55 – Jim Palmer http://images.tritondigitalcms.com/1453/sites/2/2018/07/12144509/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__55-1531411681.mp3 Dimino says that he’s at the point in his list where he is starting to load up on pictures, and there’s few that can match the skills of Jim Palmer!Palmer played all of his 19 years in  the Majors with the Baltimore Orioles (1965–67, 1969–84) and…More

Federer Stunned In Wimbledon QF; Nadal, Djokovic, Isner Win

Federer Stunned In Wimbledon QF; Nadal, Djokovic, Isner Win

By HOWARD FENDRICH, AP Tennis Writer LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer was a point away from a rather tidy, straight-set victory in the Wimbledon quarterfinals. One lousy point. And then, slowly, over the next two-plus hours, all the way until the fifth set reached its 24th game, as the temperature dropped and the spectators’ cries of…More

Stroman Sharp As Blue Jays Knock Braves Out of NL East Lead

Stroman Sharp As Blue Jays Knock Braves Out of NL East Lead

By CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) — A rejuvenated Marcus Stroman outlasted Julio Teheran by forcing the Braves to consistently hit grounders. Toronto’s batters did their part in a decisive eighth inning. Russell Martin’s sharp single in Toronto’s five-run eighth drove in the go-ahead run, Stroman pitched seven strong innings, and the Blue Jays…More

The One Player Every MLB Team Should Trade Before the Deadline

The One Player Every MLB Team Should Trade Before the Deadline

By David Schoenfield Tuesday, July 10, 2018 The trade deadline is heating up … well, the rumors are anyway. Manny Machado to the Yankees! Scooter Gennett to the Dodgers! J.T. Realmuto to the Red Sox! Maybe all these blockbusters will happen, and even if they don’t, hey, it’s fun to speculate. One thing seems clear…More

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