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Celebrating Griffey Jr.'s birthday with highlight-reel catches

On Nov. 21, 1969 the 10-time Gold Glove award winner, Ken Griffey Jr., was born.

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Will Paxton put the Yankees past the Red Sox?

Michael Wilbon doesn't think that acquiring James Paxton puts the Yankees over the Red Sox.

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Growing the game

Small stature, big impact

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  • Why are baseball managers so short?

    In business and politics, taller people tend to make more money and get more votes. Most importantly, they're perceived as better leaders. But not in baseball!