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  • Great find and terrible loss have buoyed Orioles' Britton

    Great find and terrible loss have buoyed Orioles' Britton
    Long before Zach Britton was a major league baseball player, and well before the left-handed pitcher used his devastating power sinker to emerge as one of the few bright spots for the Orioles in an already-challenging 2011 season, he was a California teenager who nearly paralyzed himself running full speed into a stadium light support because he refused to stop chasing a meaningless batting-practice foul ball.
  • Did the New York Giants originate the Gatorade shower?

     
    FOOTBALL URBAN LEGEND: The New York Giants originated the "Gatorade shower." During the 1986 National Football League (NFL) season, the New York Giants dominated the league as a whole. They went 14-2 and crushed their three playoff opponents on their...

    Chicago Cubs romp 12-3 over Houston Astros

    Chicago Cubs romp 12-3 over Houston Astros
    It was a tough day to be a starting pitcher at Wrigley Field. After a 12-3 Cubs victory, Houston released its starter, Russ Ortiz, and the Cubs traded theirs, Kevin Hart. "Bittersweet," Cubs catcher Koyie Hill said of the victory and the ensuing loss of...

    Chicago Cubs trounce Houston Astros 12-0

    Chicago Cubs trounce Houston Astros 12-0
    Randy Wells could be the Cubs' second straight Rookie of the Year. Wells may have put himself into serious contention Wednesday with eight shutout innings in a 12-0 romp over Houston. It was not only Wells' seventh victory in his last eight starts,...

    National League Central preview

    NATIONAL LEAGUE CENTRAL CHICAGO CUBS (97-64, 1st) MANAGER: Lou Piniella (3rd season) PAYROLL: $145 million X-FACTOR: Isn't combustible Milton Bradley, now on his sixth team, the only choice for this category everywhere he goes? BEST CASE: A deep...