American League

BASEBALL 2017: Key dates for the upcoming season

It's almost time again. From opening day to a couple of potentially big games in September, here are a handful of dates to mark on the calendar:

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Chicago Cubs at St. Louis Cardinals: One of baseball's best rivalries takes on a new look when the World Series champion Cubs kick off their title defense against Dexter Fowler and the Cardinals. Fowler helped Chicago win its first championship since 1908 in November, playing solid defense in center field and setting the table for its loaded lineup from the leadoff slot. He was rewarded with an $82.5 million, five-year contract from the Cardinals, who finished second to the Cubs in the NL Central last season and missed the...

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