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Baseball possesses rich history in Australia
MLB.com Updated Jul 9, 2013
The Dodgers and Diamondbacks will open the 2014 schedule with a pair of games at the Sydney Cricket Grounds. Though a very good idea, it's not an entirely new one, or for that matter, the first time the best professional ballplayers from the United Stat…Share Tweet
MLB role models for Kaepernick, WestSan Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's conversation with ESPN regarding the San Francisco Giants' recent success (see video above) highlights a striking disparity for NFC West teams and their baseball counterparts. The Giants (2010, 2012), S…Share Tweet
2013 Jaws QB ranking: Palmer 23rdESPN's Ron Jaworski has ranked the Arizona Cardinals' Carson Palmer 23rd on his list of starting NFL quarterbacks for 2013. Cardinals fans won't run out and celebrate that ranking, but it's all relative. As the chart shows, Palmer's recent production st…Share Tweet
Scouting the Phoenix Suns’ 2013 NBA Draft picksvalleyofthesun.com Jul 9, 2013James Kerti is a basketball player evaluation scout and consultant for college and NBA teams. His analysis has been featured at ESPN TrueHoop Network’s Daily Thunder and the popular basketball...Share TweetZack Greinke gave up two hits in seven scoreless innings in his first game against Arizona since last month's bench-clearing brawl and the Los Angeles Dodgers snapped the Diamondbacks' five-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory Monday night.Share Tweet
The GM's Office: ChiSox On The Move?Jul 9Jim Bowden takes a look at several players on the White Sox that could be traded before the deadline.
Buster Blog: Garza's Trade MarketJul 9Cubs pitcher Matt Garza has said a contract extension with the team is a possibility, but Buster Olney blogs that there is no chance Garza will sign a long-term deal with the Cubs.
Nolasco Shines In Dodgers DebutJul 9Ricky Nolasco surrendered just one run over seven innings to lead the Dodgers to a 6-1 win over the Diamondbacks.