1. Hot Stove Season Has Officially Begun

    Hot Stove Season Has Begun Will Varitek return to Boston? By Tyler Hissey Scout.comPosted Oct 30, 2008 Now that the World Series is in the rearview mirror, the Hot Stove season has officially begun...

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  2. Mets Right To Bring Back Tatis

    The New York Mets have decided to bring back Fernando Tatis for 2009, signing him to a one-year, $1.75-million deal. Tatis’ comeback story did not receive a lot of press, but it was quite remarkable...

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  3. Jacobs Deal A Mistake For Royals

    Just a day after the completion of the World Series, two teams made a fairly interesting player swap this morning...

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  4. Upton Quieting His Critics

    Tampa Bay Rays center fielder B.J. Upton took a lot of heat this year. Upton, benched twice for a lack of hustle by manager Joe Maddon, drew the ire of many Tampa Bay fans for his seemingly lackadaisical approach to the game...

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  5. Changes Needed

    Update: I wrote this post right after the game was delayed following the top of the sixth inning, unaware that Bud Selig had already determined the game would be played in its entirety, regardless of the current rulebook...

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  6. World Series Updates

    11:44 Update: The Phillies made it interesting, scoring one more time in the ninth. Price struck out Utley with one in the ninth inning, though, before getting Howard to ground into the Rays’ shift to end the game and give the Rays a 4-2 victory...

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  7. World Series Is Far From Over

    Cole Hamels was sensational on Wednesday night, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 1 of the World Series. Hamels, who is now 4-0 with a 1...

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  8. World Series: Game 1 Live Blog

    This will also appear on Scout.com.Cole Hamels will take the mound tonight for the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 1 of the 2008 World Series at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida...

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  9. World Series Preview

    The oddsmakers in Las Vegas have it right: the Tampa Bay Rays are the easy favorite to win the World Series. The oddsmakers in Las Vegas have it right: the Tampa Bay Rays are the easy favorite to win the World Series...

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  10. Tampa Bay Rays Clear-Cut Favorites in Fall Classic

    The oddsmakers in Las Vegas have it right: The Tampa Bay Rays are the easy favorite to win the World Series...

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  11. Inside The Box Score: NLCS Game One

    The Phillies won the opener of the NLCS last night, as Chase Utley and Pat Burrell connected for home runs off of Dodgers starter Derek Lowe in a three-run sixth inning...

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  12. GM Decision Huge For Mariners

    Larry Stone had a great column in the Seattle Times about the Mariners’ current search for a new general manager...

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  13. MLB Quick Hits: Sabathia Talk/LCS Picks

    According to Jon Heyman of SI.com, the New York Yankees want to sign at least two of the three premier free agent starting pitchers on the market—A.J. Burnett, Derek Lowe and CC Sabathia...

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  14. What Grinds My Gears

    I hate to go all Peter Griffin in this space, but do you know what really grinds my gears?When ignorant baseball commentators make statements that are factually inaccurate.Disclaimer: I am also about to do my best Fire Joe Morgan impersonation as well...

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  15. Tampa Bay Rays Headed To ALCS

    The Tampa Bay Rays are going to the American League Championship Series. Read the sentence again if you must, but it is absolutely true...

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  16. 2008 MLB Awards

    As most people would agree, handing out awards at the end of the season is an inexact science. The arguments on both sides, though, make this such an interesting topic of debate...

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