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July 2009

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Sportscaster Contest

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Let’s get some entries in for this contest that I got in my e-mail yesterday.: Joe, Superbad movie download My name is Dan Weissmann, and I’m a producer at a local radio station called Vocalo.org (89.5 FM WBEW), where we’re running a contest this month—the winner becomes our sports correspondent for the next six months.  No pay, but lots of glory, and I thought you and your readers might be interested. We’re defining “sports” as broadly as possible here—topics could include anything from basketball to board games, depending on the person’s interest.  What’s most important to us is the person’s […]

Tuesday

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July 2009

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Dempster Placed on 15 Day DL With Some Sort of Shark Injury

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.!. Apparently Ryan Dempster hurt his “Great Right Toe”…Is that anything like a great white shark? Cubs Media Release CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today placed right-handed pitcher Ryan Dempster on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to July 3) with a great right toe fracture.  To replace Dempster on the roster, the Cubs recalled right-handed pitcher Kevin Hart from Triple-A Iowa. Carlos Zambrano, who was scheduled to start tomorrow, will instead make the start tonight against the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field.  Hart is scheduled to start the series finale for the Cubs tomorrow afternoon. Dempster is 5-5 with a […]

Monday

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July 2009

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Thursday

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July 2009

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Freel Gone….Jeff Baker In

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The Cubs made a curious move to me today. Not so much the trade for Jeff Baker, but why DFA Ryan Freel? I guess it comes down to a roster spot, but I think I’d find a way to make it work and still keep Freel. Suggestions as to how that could have happened? Here is the media release from the team. The Chicago Cubs today acquired infielder Jeff Baker from the Colorado Rockies for minor league right-handed pitcher Al Alburquerque.  To make room for Baker on the roster, infielder Ryan Freel was designated for assignment. Baker, who will wear […]

Tuesday

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June 2009

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