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You wouldn't expect Arizona Senator John McCain to be a fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Then again, you'd also expect him to refrain from a twitter rant against the team, an NL West rival of his Arizona Diamondbacks.
But when the Dodgers celebrated their NL West title by taking a dip in the pool at Chase Field, the Diamondbacks' home field, all bets were off:
No-class act by a...Read more »
The Yankees may want a do-over.
Perhaps a couple of them.
At the end of the 2012 season the team faced decisions on five significant free agents: Nick Swisher, Ichiro Suzuki, Russell Martin, Eric Chavez and Raul Ibanez.
The Yankees let four walk and retained Suzuki for two years, $13 million.
Let’s be clear: Most of the logic made sense at the time. The Yankees wanted to...Read more »
The Mets and Arizona Diamondbacks have stopped play because of rain in the bottom of the seventh inning with the Mets leading 2-1.
The game was halted with the bases loaded and no one out after Diamondbacks pither Patrick Corbin walked Monday night's hero, Andrew Brown.
There is a 75 percent chance of thunderstorms in the Flushing area in the 10 p.m. hour, but it is supposed to drop...Read more »