1. Oakland Athletics' Ultimate 'Moneyball' Team

    When Michael Lewis' best-selling book "Moneyball" hit the market in 2003, baseball was changed forever. Lewis chronicled the inner workings of the Oakland Athletics , the team that somehow managed to turn bands of rejects into playoff contenders...

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  2. 5 Reasons Why the Oakland Athletics Will Win the American League West

    Bad breaks , thin pocketbook and recent sloppy play aside, the Oakland Athletics are still the best team in the American League West. If a couple key players perform well in September, the Athletics should repeat as division champions...

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  3. Ranking Isaiah Thomas' 5 Most Dangerous Offensive Moves

    At just 5’9”, Sacramento Kings point guard Isaiah Thomas relies on quickness, agility and an impressive selection of jukes to get to the hoop...

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  4. Why Luis Suarez Is the Most Lethal Striker in the English Premier League

    Liverpool star Luis Suarez , the object of many clubs’ transfer window desires, has established himself as the English Premier League’s top striker...

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  5. 5 Lessons Learned from Madison Bumgarner's Brilliant 2013 Season

    In the San Francisco Giants ’ season to forget, starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner has established himself as a player to remember. The newly minted All-Star has steadily improved since making his major league debut at the age of 20...

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  6. Twitter Reacts to Hottest NBA Free Agency Rumors Surrounding Mo Williams

    Most stars have been plucked from NBA free agency, but there is one Mo guy on the market. The Memphis Grizzlies, Miami Heat and New York Knicks are fighting over former Utah Jazz ...

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  7. What Twitter Says About the San Francisco Giants After 2013 MLB Trade Deadline

    The 2013 MLB trade deadline was one of the most stagnant in recent memory, and the last-place San Francisco Giants were no exception to the norm, ultimately staying put instead of overhauling with a fire sale...

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  8. 2013 MLB Trade Deadline: Twitter Explodes After Bud Norris Is Traded

    In the waning hours before the MLB Trade Deadline at 4 p.m. ET, pitcher Bud Norris walked across Oriole Park at Camden Yards. He'll be wearing a different jersey tonight, traded from the Houston Astros to the Baltimore Orioles for outfielder L.

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  9. San Francisco Giants vs. New York Mets: Live Blog and Instant Reactions

    Final: New York 7, San Francisco 2 Matt Cain (5-6) left the San Francisco Giants ' 7-2 loss to against the New York Mets after just 0.2 innings, giving up two hits and three walks...

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  10. United States vs. Belize: Live Analysis of the Americans' Gold Cup Opener

    Final: 6-1 United States The United States men's national soccer team dismantled Belize in the first round of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Chris Wondolowski had a hat trick in the first half, with two diving headers and one tally off a rebound...

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  11. Oakland Athletics at Pittsburgh Pirates Live Blog: Instant Analysis and Reaction

    Final: Athletics 2, Pirates 1 Two of baseball's most unlikely aces squared off Monday as Oakland's Bartolo Colon bested Pittsburgh's Jeff Locke. Colon and Locke were each named All-Stars on Saturday, and proved their worth on Monday...

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  12. Liverpool Transfer News: Latest Buzz on Players Leaving Anfield

    After finishing seventh in the Premier League last season, Liverpool are facing transfer rumors about their best player, a former star and an up-and-coming talent...

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  13. Chelsea Transfer News: Breaking Down Hottest Rumors on the Market

    As soon as the 2013 Summer Transfer Window opened on 1 June, Chelsea were all over the market, flashing money to build next year’s team...

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  14. NBA Free Agents 2013: Teams That Must Act Fast This Summer

    NBA free agency may have just opened on Monday, but a number of teams are hunting to improve their rosters—and fast. Though players cannot be officially signed until July 10, some are already off the table...

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  15. Golden State Warriors' 5 Most Pressing Offseason Agenda Items

    Whether by making a blockbuster trade, signing a couple role players or just staying put, the Golden State Warriors’ offseason will determine how successful next season will be...

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  16. Why the San Francisco Giants' Struggles Are Nearly Over

    The San Francisco Giants have stumbled out of the gate to a 38-39 start, but they have the tools to repeat as World Series champions. Sure, there have been dark signs. Angel Pagan will be out until September with a torn hamstring...

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  17. EPL Transfer Rumors and Predictions

    Even before the transfer window opens on July 1, the multitude of rumors surfacing makes it easy to mistake the English Premier League for Hollywood, just with football players and potential moves instead of celebrity gossip...

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  18. The 2013 MLB All-Star Team of Players Under Six Feet

    While giants like Giancarlo Stanton and CC Sabathia are mainstays in Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game, there are a number of smaller players who have carved out successful careers...

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