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The Baseball Cheaters: Ban. Them. All.

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DENVER, CO – Stiff. Astonishing. Harsh. Hard-line. Unprecedented. These are all adjectives used to describe the punishment received by the Houston Astros. All of them are inaccurate, though, particularly the most overused word in the sports world in the past week; unprecedented. Is it unprecedented that a baseball team was fined and had draft picks […]

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Big Ben Whitney: My Five Best Yankees Games in Person

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BRONXX, NY – Monday night was my first New York Yankees game on the season. Hopefully, they’re turning the bus away from an unexpected detour in Mediocrity City and have set the navigation to Dominationtown. In the meantime, I thought I would re-live the top 5 Yankee games I’ve seen in person. Enjoy. October 1, 2002: Bern […]

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World’s Most Beautiful Game Ain’t Soccer… Just ask the Spurs and King Lebron James

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SAN ANTONIO, TX – With all the hoopla about the World Cup of Soccer – aka the “World’s Most Beautiful Game” – the planet actually already witnessed something more beautiful last week, culminating on Sunday in San Antonio. See, the Spurs, who represent the world, won the NBA Championship by defeating the world’s best player […]

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Replay In Baseball: Replay In Baseball?

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“Why corrupt the only remaining vehicle wherein imperfection is perfection?” IDEALISTIC, VT – Normally, I would describe myself as a crass, short-minded and generally factless blowhard contributor to Meet The Matts. In fact, I pride myself in such. Today, however, I am going to take a crack at producing something that might actually pass for […]

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TIM MCCLELLAND'S VANDERBILT AND MR MAGOO MAKE THE PLAYOFFS FUN

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FORT COURAGE, KS – For those of you that haven’t guessed or are new to Mattville, all but one of us Matts, when it comes to baseball, is a Met fan. The lone rebel is a Bronx Bomber fan – he smiles more often- and that’s why he’s Different Matt. So anyway, watching baseball’s remaining […]

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IT AINT OVER TILL IT’S OVER

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by Maria Christoforidis NEW YORK, NY – Two games, two different outcomes – one more to go. After the Mets won Game 1 of this series against the Phillies, a true Met fan could not help but feel the superfluous excitement that followed outstanding closer Francisco Rodriguez’s save on Tuesday night. Philly fans felt that […]

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