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Getaway Day: Are they for real?

One year ago   |   By Yardbarker

Three weeks into the Major League Baseball season and we've seen a little bit of everything. Bat flips, anger at said bat flips, position players pitching and Puig continuing to be our friend. Some players have gotten off to hot starts and some have uncharacteristically appeared lost. But baseball is a long, long season and the first few weeks aren't indicative of the future. And yet, that doesn't mean we can still speculate. It's what we do. So who are we buying and selling in 2019? (BTW: I don't mean that in a fantasy baseball way. I mean that in a “watch the game without stakes* way)...
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Baseball's unwritten rules: 11 questions for MLB players who hate bat flips and fun

Baseball's unwritten rules: 11 questions for MLB players who hate bat flips and fun

One year ago   |   By Sporting News

Baseball needs to decide whether it's serious about letting players show personality, or whether it's OK with a mixed message that includes the potential for a career- or life-altering injury.
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