1. Come One, Come All: Lowell Spinners' Sell-Out Streak in Jeoparady

    The Lowell Spinners, Class-A Affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, have sold out every home game they have played this decade...

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  2. David Ortiz Moves to the Top of the Class as Red Sox Score a B+ for June

    With final report cards nervously delivered to parents throughout the country, children everywhere breathe a collective sigh of relief as summer vacation is finally upon them...

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  3. Lowell Spinners Salute Military During July 1 Game

    The Lowell Spinners, Class-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, will honor all members of different branches of the armed services, particularly local military families, on Military Night on Wednesday, ...

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  4. Lipsher Protects Latham's Lead as Breakers Defeat Freedom

    Christine Latham scored a header off Heather Mitts' free kick at the 37th minute mark to give the Boston Breakers a 1-0 win over the Washington Freedom in Women's Professional Soccer (WPS) action Wednesday night at Harvard Stadium in Cambridge, Mass...

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  5. Lowell Spinners Give a Crap in the Name of Political Incorrectness

    Since beginning my stint as citizen journalist on Bleacher Report, I've tried to write about a wide variety of baseball-related topics...

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  6. We Need You To Cover The Philadelphia Independence

    The following is more of a help wanted ad then it is a story per se. It includes the most despised line in the lives of the Citizen Journalist..."No pay, but the exposure is great." Here's the scoop...

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  7. Breakers-Red Stars: Lilly, A-Rod Lead Breakers to 2-0 Win at Chicago

    Amy Rodriguez scored her first goal of the season, while Kristine Lilly added a goal and an assist as the Boston Breakers defeated the Chicago Red Stars, 2-0, in Women’s Professional ...

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  8. Womensprosoccer.com Begins “Remembering '99” Tribute Series

    10th Anniversary of 1999 Women’s World Cup Runs June 19-July 10 Womensprosoccer.com, the official league website for Women’s Professional Soccer, began its three-week series ...

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  9. iFungo Ordinance Bats Supports Our Troops and USA Cares

    At every baseball game I attend, I stand tall and proud with my hand over my heart as the Star Spangled Banner is played...

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  10. Atlanta Beat Announced As Ninth Team in Women's Professional Soccer

    Team Name and Colors Unveiled at Ceremony in Downtown Atlanta Beat Will Join League for 2010 Season Along with Philadelphia Women’s Professional Soccer Commissioner Tonya Antonucci and ...

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  11. For Daddies Everywhere: Why Every Day is Father's Day

    You're grown up now, guys. I'd heard the old expression so many times, "They grow up so fast." Who'd have ever thought though that they were talking to me? I ignored the warning and feel like I missed so much...

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  12. Substitute Nobis Notches Late Goal As Breakers Tie FC Gold Pride 1-1

    Second-half substitute Jennie Nobis scored in the 76th minute to help the Boston Breakers tie FC Gold Pride, 1-1, in Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS) action on Wednesday evening at Harvard Stadium in Cambridge, Mass...

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  13. Shawn McGee Named New GM of WPS Atlanta Franchise

    The Atlanta Women’s Professional Soccer franchise has named seasoned soccer and sports executive Shawn McGee as General Manager...

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  14. Meet The Boston Breakers: Amy LePeilbet

    Each week Todd Civin profiles on of the members of the Boston Breakers of the WPS in his series called Meet The Breaker's: This week Civin profiles stalwart Breaker defender Amy Lepeilbet...

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  15. Saint Louis Athletica Hands Breakers First Home Loss of Season

    Eniola Aluko scored the game’s only goal in the 44th minute as Saint Louis Athletica defeated the Boston Breakers, 1-0, in Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS) action on Sunday evening at Harvard Stadium in Cambridge, Mass...

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  16. Jason Grilli Departs For Texas: Colorado Rockies Fans Have Mixed Feelings

    My mother always tells me, there are three sides to every argument, "Her side, your side and the truth." After spending much of yesterday reading about my friend Jason Grilli and his departure ...

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  17. Catcher Ed Herrmann Scores Many Holes In One Following Baseball Career

    Some time ago, I made a conscious decision to change my focus when writing. I had become too deeply entrenched in the negative cloud that surrounds the sport I love. I felt as if my stories were always written about steroids, salaries and negativity...

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  18. Yankees-Red Sox: When a Streak of Unfortunate Events Becomes a Curse

    Often when taking a break from my stronghold on reality, I drift into a state of obscure thinking. I call it my time to ponder the imponderables. My wife, Katie, calls it my time of Seinfeldian thinking...

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  19. Philadelphia Independence Runs Training Camp for 2010 WPS Team

    The Philadelphia Independence (Philadelphia Women’s Pro Soccer LLC) is pleased to announce a unique opportunity for 32 local female soccer players hoping to play for the Independence ...

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  20. Red Sox Fan Shares Thoughts on Yankee Fans

    Though the gates are still pulled down around our beloved Fenway and George, the peanut man, has yet to roast his first "Pistaaaaaachio", they've already started to swarm around Yawkey Way...

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  21. Red Sox Pitching Above Average: Team Only As Strong As The Weakest Link

    In terms of class size the Red Sox pitching staff would fit rather nicely in a one room school house. I can envision Professor John Farrell in front of the black board with a long wooden ...

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  22. Boston Red Sox Position Players Report Card: Model of Mediocrity in May

    When not pounding the pavement for the elusive sports writing position, I spend my time as a substitute teacher in a neighboring town...

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  23. Meet Amy Rodriguez of the Boston Breakers: The WPS's A-Rod

    She will forever go down in the history of Women's Professional Soccer without ever shooting, scoring or even playing. Her name will be etched eternally as the first pick in the first draft of Women's Professional Soccer...

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  24. Yankees Are Starting To Scare Me: Observations Of a Red Sox Fan

    My reputation proceeds me. I'm a certified Homer. Born and bred Red Sox Red. I am to the Red Sox what Heartbeat of the Bronx is to the Yankees. "My Sox" can do no wrong, and I'm quite certain that HB feels the same about "his Bombers"...

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  25. Breakers' Three-Match Unbeaten Run Ends after 2-1 Loss at Sky Blue FC

    Piscataway, N.J. (May 31, 2009) – The Boston Breakers saw their three-match unbeaten streak come to an end after a 2-1 loss at Sky Blue FC in Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS) action on Sunday evening at Yurcak Field in Piscataway, NJ...

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