1. Chicago White Sox 2009 Season Preview

    *From Protect the Plate Thanks in large part to their top three starting pitchers, the White Sox won back-to-back-to-back elimination games to sneak into the playoffs...

    Tom Froemming Written by Tom Froemming about over 5 years ago 359 reads 1 comments

  2. Chicago Cubs' 2009 Season Preview

    *From Protect the Plate No National League team has won more games than the Cubs since the start of 2007, but Chicago has gone winless (0-6) in the postseason...

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  3. Boston Red Sox 2009 Season Preview

    *From Protect the Plate It was business as usual in 2008 for the Boston Red Sox, who will more than likely go down as the team of the decade...

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  4. Baltimore Orioles 2009 Season Preview

    From Protect the Plate In 2008, the Orioles endured their 11th straight losing season and third consecutive year with at least 90 losses...

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  5. Atlanta Braves 2009 Season Preview

    *From Protect the Plate After winning 14-consecutive division titles, the Braves have been left looking up the past three seasons. Last year, Chipper Jones led the majors with a ...

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  6. Arizona Diamondbacks 2009 Season Preview

    *From Protect the Plate At 82-80, the Diamondbacks posted their second straight winning season, but eventually fell just two games shy of defending their National League West title. Arizona got off to a 20-8 start, but fell to 47-48 by the All-Star break.

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  7. How Far Will LaDainian Tomlinson's Fantasy Stock Fall in '09?

    After being a top fantasy pick for years, LaDainian Tomlinson is going to fall on most people's draft boards. The question is how far?After putting together the most impressive single season ...

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  8. Could Larry Fitzgerald Be a No. 1 Fantasy Pick In '09?

    No player has ever had a more impressive post-fantasy season than Larry Fitzgerald. In his six games (including the Pro Bowl) following Week 16 (when most fantasy leagues end), Fitz caught 10 touchdown passes and totaled 757 yards...

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  9. Mike Tomlin, John Harbaugh Show No-Name Coaches Can Get the Job Done

    Football fans across the country are wondering why Tampa Bay and Denver would fire their Super Bowl-winning head coaches and hire relative no-names as replacements...

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  10. Andre Dawson and Bert Blyleven: Should Be Better Luck Next Year

    Now that Rickey Henderson's in, it could be quite some time before we see another first-ballot Hall of Famer...

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  11. Marvin Harrison, Even as Alleged Gunman, Eludes Media Attention

    In today's sports environment, keeping quiet can definitely pay off in the end. Year after year, Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Marvin Harrison was one of the top wide receivers in the NFL, ...

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  12. A Desperate Coach Is a Dangerous Coach

    One of the most overlooked X-factors in Sunday's Bears-Vikings matchup at Soldier Field is the fact that Brad Childress may be fighting for his job.Childress ranks dead last on ESPN's NFL Coach Approval Ratings...

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  13. Quarterback Play Will Decide This Weekend's Vikings-Bears Game

    While they've been carrying their respective offenses for much of the season, it's going to be tough for Minnesota's Adrian Peterson or Chicago's Matt Forte to dominate this week...

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  14. Week 5 Fantasy Review

    *Article originally posted at Fro Bros. Fantasy Football TOP QUARTERBACKS-Aaron Rodgers 313 passing yards, 3 TDs-Ben Roethlisberger 309 passing yards, 3 TDs-Kyle Orton 334 passing ...

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  15. LB Derrick Pope One Of The Minnesota Vikings' First Cuts

    The Minnesota Vikings cut linebacker Derrick Pope today, which may not sound like big news, but is a shock to me. The Vikings signed Pope to a one-year contract this offseason after he started nine games for the Miami Dolphins in 2007...

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  16. Even If For Just One More Year, The Minnesota Twins Should've Kept Johan Santana

    We're almost through the 2008 season and it finally hit me. The numb feeling finally faded away. As a huge Minnesota Twins fan, I just realized things just aren't the same without Johan Santana...

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