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Rusin dominates again in Cactus League play

Rusin dominates again in Cactus League play

MLB.com Updated Mar 14, 2013
Left-hander Chris Rusin continued his hot streak in Spring Training with a five-inning scoreless outing, lowering his spring ERA to 0.69 in the Cubs' 8-1 victory on Thursday. Catcher Welington Castillo hit a two-run triple in the first inning.
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  • Manuel: No plans to retire as Phillies manager

    Manuel: No plans to retire as Phillies manager

    CNNSI.com Mar 14, 2013
    CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) -- Charlie Manuel figures he has plenty of time to see his grandchildren, play golf and travel the world during the offseason.
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  • Everything Wrong With Rick Reilly's Dumbass Column About Why Ch…

    Everything Wrong With Rick Reilly's Dumbass Column About Why Chicago Should Help The Cubs' Government-Abetted Monopolist Billion

    deadspin.com Mar 14, 2013
    Let's do this line by line: For the 97th straight year, the Chicago Cubs will attempt baseball this season in Wrigley Field. It'll actually be the 98th year. You know what? We're done here. Fuck this column. [ESPN.com]
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  • 'Wrigleyville West' should be a desert gem

    'Wrigleyville West' should be a desert gem

    MLB.com Mar 14, 2013
    When you drive by the Cubs' new Spring Training site, you'll mostly see a lot of dirt. But on the site, Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts sees a great future for the team and the city of Mesa.
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Sports Columnists

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    Mar 14
    Compared to last year's headline-fest in both the first round of the draft and free agency (see Peyton-palooza), it has been a relatively sleepy NFL offseason for quarterback movement. Especially since ex-49ers starter Alex Smith found his new work addr…
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