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May 14, 2013
by Travis Sawchik


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When is it time to lock up Starling Marte? …. Yesterday

SOUTH HILLS COMMAND CENTER – On Monday the Cubs locked up their young, talented first baseman Anthony Rizzo with a seven-year, $41 million deal, a contract that includes a couple club options. While it’s life-changing money for a 23-year-old, it’s probably …

May 12, 2013
by Travis Sawchik


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Francisco Liriano, staff ace?

SOUTH HILLS COMMAND CENTER – I offered the following observation on Twitter yesterday after watching two innings of Francisco Liriano’s Pirates debut:   I don’t think this is hyperbole: Liriano’s stuff in the first two innings was the best of …

May 10, 2013
by Travis Sawchik


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Everyone loves Grilled Cheese but what of his shelf life? … Scott Kazmir’s Thursday start offers a glimpse of Francisco Liriano’s upside … And Baseball America’s mock draft No. 1

SOUTH HILLS COMMAND CENTER – Relievers are the most volatile players in the game. I believe it was the Cleveland Indians’ front office conducted a study a few years back that revealed relievers’ year-to-year performance varied more than any other …

May 6, 2013
by Travis Sawchik


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Monday morning mop-up duty: is Marte already a superstar?

HIGH ATOP MT. LEBO – Howdy, folks. Included below in this missive are some thoughts and observations from the week that was…. (A shameless, truncated borrowing from Peter King’s MMQB column).   Yes, back-to-back series loses for the Buccos is …

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